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About Giving

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Without Great Libraries, There are No Great Universities!

This phrase really reflects my passion for the UW-Madison Libraries, and how important I know them to be to the University of Wisconsin. With that in mind, I offer my sincere thanks to you for your support of the UW–Madison Libraries.
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Ed Van Gemert,
Vice Provost for Libraries and University Librarian


Ben Strand
Director of Development (Libraries)
(608) 265-6115

Ways to give

Priority Funds

Individual priority funds provide targeted funding to support initiatives such as books, digitization, and preservation.

Different fund types

Donate Materials

Hundreds of titles new to the collections, and within the library's collecting scope, are added through gifts annually.

How to donate materials

Donate Money

The libraries welcome gifts to support purchases, services, and programs throughout UW-Madison libraries.

How to donate money

My Accounts