Friends of the Library
Supporting the University Library since 1987
As UTEP moves toward becoming a national research university with a 21st Century student
The FRIENDS of the University Library provides the Library with support and assistance in reaching these goals. An example being the Friends of the University Library Special
The Library plays many roles on
Ten Reasons to support the University Library
- Provides core research materials for faculty, including access to more than 80,000 journals in electronic or print format.
- Holdings support the curriculum and student success.
- Frequented over 975,000 times per year by students, faculty, staff
- Library computer resources used by over 70% of UTEP students.
- Offers adaptive technology to assist users with special needs.
- Serves as a Texas State Historical Resource depository.
- Exhibits original artwork by renowned El Paso artists.
- Hosts the biennial Carl Hertzog Lecture and Award for Excellence in Book Design.
- Hosts lectures featuring nationally-noted speakers.
- Integral to the vision of UTEP to becoming a National Research University.
Be a part of UTEP’s increasing success by joining the Friends of the University Library, an important means of supporting UTEP and the community it serves.
The University Library: Gateway to Success and More
The UTEP Library, with its stunning Bhutanese architecture, offers the university family and the community a wealth of resources for study and research.
Inside this beautiful building, the light and airy atrium proudly
The Library is a local source for government documents and the C. L. Sonnichsen Special Collections Department is a Texas State Historical Resources depository.
On the premises, or through the Library’s website, libraryweb.utep.edu, faculty, staff, and students have access to the necessary materials, connecting to cutting-edge research and information from the most respected scholars.
Join the Friends of the University Library
As a member of
Membership levels: ___ $1,000 ___$ 500 ___ $250 ___$100 ___$50 or $___Other.
Please make check payable to "UTEP" and specify "Library Friends" in
Kelly Hall, 7th Fl.
500 W. University Ave.
El Paso, TX 79968-0524
Contact: Development Office, Kelly Hall Room 7th Floor, phone number: (915) 747-8533
Online giving is available at http://givingto.utep.edu.
Friends contact person: Lydia Limas, (915) 747-6720, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Library Administration Services Ofc., Rm. 316,
500 West University,
El Paso, TX 79968-0582
Main Phone: (915) 747-5683
Fax: (915) 747-5345