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The Libraries welcomes gifts in all forms, including gifts to the annual fund, endowments, planned gifts from your estate, sponsorships, and the gift of materials.

Give Online Now

To make a gift online, please visit the University's online giving site at:

Here you can choose an area in the Libraries to which you'd like to donate.

Other Ways to Give Now

By Check

Please make your check payable to 'Syracuse University Libraries' and use the memo line to specify the Libraries' fund to which you'd like to donate.

Mail checks to:
Syracuse University Libraries Advancement
222 Waverly Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13244

Recurrent Giving

You may divide your pledged gift into monthly, quarterly, etc., payments or give online at and choose the recurring payment option.

Payroll deduction is one of the easiest ways to support the SU Libraries. Simply ask your human resources department to automatically deduct funds from your paycheck on a one-time or recurring basis each pay period.

Stocks, Bonds, Securities, Mutual Funds, and IRAs

Making a gift of securities is simple and offers a number of valuable financial benefits that your financial advisor can determine would best fit your giving plans. The Syracuse University Planned Giving Office can help you plan a gift that yields maximum benefits to you and the Libraries.

Planned and Estate Giving

A planned or estate gift supports the Syracuse University Libraries and can provide tax benefits to you.

Annuities, Trusts, and Insurance Policies

There are a number of ways to give that can also provide benefit and security for you or a loved one, as well as a charitable donation to the SU Libraries. The Syracuse University Planned Giving Office can help you plan a gift that yields maximum benefits to you and the Libraries.

Memorial and Honor Giving

There are a variety of ways that your gift can be arranged to honor or memorialize a significant person in your life. Please contact Ronald Thiele, Assistant Dean for Advancement, at or 315.560.9419 to learn more about the many ways to recognize your honoree.

Gifts of Materials

The Libraries' Special Collections, University Archives, and Pan Am 103 Archive all work to build Syracuse University Libraries' rare and archival collections in all media formats through gift in kind and purchase.

If you are interested in donating collection materials, please contact Nicolette Dobrowolski, Assistant Director for the Special Collections Research Center, at


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