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Friends of the Cooper Union Library: Home

We are incredibly grateful for the many Friends who have supported us over the years and we look forward to continuing those relationships and building many more. Through your support, we continue to strengthen our collections, expand our programming, and extend our reach.


Alum of The Cooper Union enjoy perpetual access to the Library and can obtain borrowing privileges by becoming a Friend at the following levels:

  • Recent Alum (graduating within the last 5 years) — $50/year 
  • Alum (graduating 6 years or later) — $100/year


Even if you are not affiliated with The Cooper Union, investing in The Library by becoming a Friend makes a difference and helps us advance our mission. Giving at the Scholar level gives you physical access to The Cooper Union Library and onsite access to our online resources. Giving at the Curator level gives you borrorwing privileges, as well as physical access.

  • Scholar — $500/year
  • Curator — $1,000/year


Thank you for becoming a Friend of The Cooper Union Library!

Please note: Your Friend of the Library payment is a tax-deductible gift to the Library and is non-refundable.  If you have any questions, please contact us

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