Your Support Matters

Giving to the library is one of the best investments you can make in the future of the university. As one of the most important learning laboratories on campus, the library is vital to the university's mission. With the reduction of budget funding, your generosity is more important than ever. Let students know you care: give to the library and support student success.

A gift in any amount makes you a Friend of the Library

-The generosity of our Friends enhances resources and services for students, faculty, and community members.

-Friends are encouraged to sign up for library news, keep updated on library happenings, and special events.

-Each week of the semester, our doors open to library visitors over 64,000 times. A gift to the library supports the entire university.


Champion a Cause

Facelift for the 40+ year old library
Conserving student art from the WPA era – 1970s
Preserving local history of La Raza

Civil Rights & the African American Experience
San Diego history during turbulent times


Attend Events

Valentine’s Day celebrations, events and more