In April 2009 the Friends inaugurated an adopt-a-book program. This system allows members of the Friends, and friends who are not members, to adopt a book in Special Collections that is in critical need of repair. The costs usually range from $150 to $800 per book. Adopting patrons may make a partial donation toward a particular book, too. Recognition is given to those who donate toward specific books: notice in the Friends publications and a special book plate is placed in the adopted book.
The following books are in need of adoption:
For additional information or to adopt a book or part of one, contact our administrative assistant
Last updated: 4 June 2013 by Yolanda Merrill