Priorities for Giving

Your gift is essential to Brookens Library and those who utilize its resources. Donations allow the Library to enhance our collections and services, physical spaces, technology, and special events and programming. 

Collections & Services:

Friends of Brookens Library Fund: Supports a variety of needs, from book purchases to community programs. 

Library Fund: Our least restricted fund. Donating to this fund allows us to make the most urgent purchases. 

Library Enhancement Fund: For library collections or to enhance the spaces throughout Brookens Library. 

Everson Memorial Fund:  An endowment to support collections for undergraduate students in the UIS Capital Scholars Honor Program. 

Jackie Jackson Children’s Book Fund:  To purchase children’s books.