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Ways to Give


Great libraries are necessary to great institutions like SMU. With a gift to SMU Libraries, you ensure that our students and faculty have access to the most innovative and advanced resources and services available among academic libraries.

Distinguished collections, cutting-edge technology, and customized information services are all made possible with your support.

How can my gift make an impact?

  • $50 – digitizes an item for the SMU Libraries Digital Collections
  • $600 – purchases an iPad
  • $2,300 – funds a part-time student employee for one semester
  • $9,200 – renews the annual subscription for one online database
  • $25,000 – renovates and names a librarian's office in Fondren Library Center
  • $1,000,000 – endows the University Archivist's position

Every gift regardless of size has the potential to make a difference.

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