Friends Dinner

Celebrating Books by OSU Authors

Center for Oklahoma Studies Symposium

Constitution Day

Noon Concert Series

Oklahoma Ovation

Library-Botany Lecture

Friends of the OSU Library Fund

Friends of the OSU Library Bookplate

The Program

A book in the OSU Library is an enduring and significant gift that can celebrate an occasion, remember a loved one, or honor a colleague or graduate. Personalized bookplates can be added to books by making a gift of $50 or more to Honor With Books Program

Book Plate Wording

Suggested sentiments may include the following:

  1. The first line may read:
    • Gift in honor of...
    • Gift in memory of...
    • Gift of...
  2. The second line is the name of the person being recognized.
  3. The third line may include one of the following:
    • Class of (year)
    • Degree, discipline & year
    • City & State
    • Donor's Name (in the case of gifts in honor of or in memory of another individual)

Your sentiment will be replicated electronically in the Library's Web-based Catalog and the OSU Library will notify the person you are honoring, if you request it.

Give to this Endowment

Some Local Resources:

Learn more about the Friends by reviewing our website

Specialized color bookplates have been used for this program during the Year of the Two-Millionth Volume Campaign and during the 50th Anniversary Campaign.


For information on the H. Louise & H.E. "Ed" Cobb Speaker Series presented by the Friends of the OSU Library, contact Debbie Clemons at or 405-744-7273.

For more information on giving to the Library contact the Tylerr Ropp at or 405-385-5664 or contact Jill Johnson at or 405-385-0733.