Welcome!

The Friends of The Ohio State University Libraries is an association of patrons, alumni, faculty, staff and other supporters who are dedicated to promoting the University Libraries. Their annual gifts support library collections and services, teaching and research, facility improvements and technology initiatives that are relied upon by Ohio State's 63,000 students, 4,000 faculty and an extended worldwide community of scholars.

Become a member

Members are partners in the ongoing academic programs of the library. This vital support is acknowledged through invitations to special events, exhibition openings, readings and literary programs, borrowing privileges in the Libraries and a subscription to the library newsletter, Folio.