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Successful Fundraising for the Academic Library by Laura Sloop Henzl, Kathryn Dilworth

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Partnerships on campus

Abstract

Partnering with other colleges and divisions is crucial to developing a robust pipeline of philanthropic giving for the academic library. Because library affinity is low compared to the connection alumni have to their area of study or athletics, aligning with others connects to donors across campus and interests. These partnerships also serve the other colleges and athletics because the mission, services, and resources in the library enhance any funding proposal or donor ask.

Keywords

Information literacy; Robust proposals; Academic library mission; Disseminating the mission of the library; Library fundraising partnership

Partnership is the library's middle name. There is essentially nothing it does regarding ...

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