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The purpose of the Augustana Library Associates is to be a support group for the Mikkelsen Library. The Library Associates will strengthen the financial base of the library to promote the expansion of library holdings and services and to enhance opportunities for academic excellence. Additionally, the Library Associates will provide a program of cultural events and continuing education for the benefit of members, the college and the community.

Giving Levels

  • $1,000 Founder
  • $   500 Benefactor
  • $   250 Sponsor
  • $   100 Sustainer
  • $     50 Patron

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The Augustana Library Associates has a membership of more than 500. Members of Library Associates receive discounted admission to Library Associates events as well as library privileges. A membership/library card will be issued upon request. This entitles the holder to the regular four-week loan period for books, CDs, and government documents. Videos and DVDs are loaned for 7 days. Members may also request up to 10 interlibrary loans during the membership year.

Book Club Research Service - When it's your turn to lead the discussion for your book club, the library staff would like to help. As a special service for members of Library Associates, the library staff will prepare a packet of information about the book and author you are reading. Simply contact Jan Brue Enright or Lisa Brunick at 274-4921. The packets will be ready within 2 working days (Monday-Friday).

Upcoming Events

Fall Author Event

William Kent KruegerOctober 9, 2014
Kresge Rectial Hall, Humanities Building
$5.00 General Admission/Augustana students free with Student ID

William Kent Krueger (author web site)






A Winter's Tale: Approaching the Unsayable

February 1, 2015
Mikkelsen Library

Board Members 2014-2015

Nancy Weih Hoskins, President (’82)
Jean Murphy Colon, President-Elect ('72)
Vicky Johnson Kilian, Secretary (’75)

Susan Hine Beck ('68)
Eunice Gatons Cavanaugh, (’81)
Carolyn Smith Geyer (’58)
Gloria Brenden Hoyme ('73)
Marilyn Alendal Hult (’66)
Mary McQuillen
Jennifer Soule
Dorothy Risley Stivers (MA ’74)
Karel Engel Williams (’62)


Reading Suggestions

Spring 2014 Recommended Readings

Fall 2013 Recommended Readings

Spring 2013 Recommended Readings

Fall 2012 Recommended Readings

Spring 2012 Recommended Readings

Fall 2011 Recommended Readings

Spring 2011 Recommended Readings

Fall 2010 Recommended Readings

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