Friends of the Library logoThe Friends of the Library Fund is supported by the Eastern University academic community to advance the collections and services of Warner Memorial Library.

For over 50 years, Friends of Library funds have provided books, materials, computers, study room renovations, and comfortable furnishings for our academic community. The Friends of Library Fund supports the library mission of providing scholarly resources for spiritual service and lifelong learning.

The Mission of the Friends of Library Fund

The Friends of Library Fund exists to serve the academic community of Eastern University through:

  • Raising designated funds for  Library programming and ventures
  • Encouraging major gifts to Eastern University’s endowment
  • Providing avenues and resources for book, art,  and essay contests that encourage intellectual and spiritual development
  • Using book and material gift contributions to advance the library
  • Sponsoring library cultural events and lectures
  • Aiding library staff in their professional development

Benefits of Contributing

Contributing to the Friends of Library Fund is a win-win for both the Eastern University community and for the donor. You provide vital, relevant support for the library’s growing and changing services and resources. In return, you become part of the library community.  You can visit Warner Library and have access to our books, databases, and study rooms. Just stop at our Information Desk and register as a Friend of the Library.