The Friends of the Michael Schwartz Library at Cleveland State University is closely associated with the Michael Schwartz Library but is an independent organization whose purpose is to build support for the library and recognition of its importance to the University and Northeast Ohio.

The Friends encourage gifts of materials, equipment, and money to promote the growth and excellence of the Library.

What Friends Support
  • Honors College Students Essay Contest (2nd Year!)
  • Purchase of special resources
  • Book sales
  • Special programs that focus on books, authors, and related topics
  • Library related seminars and workshops for faculty and staff
  • Recognition of Library staff and students
  • Donation of books to needy libraries worldwide

The 2019/2020 schedule of events will be added soon!

Browse the contents of Friends of the Library:

2019/2020 Friends of the Library Events
2018/2019 Friends of the Library Events
2017/2018 Friends of the Library Events
2016/2017 Friends of the Library Events