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    Friends of the Ralph M. Besse Library

    Friends of the Ralph M. Besse Library was established in 1985 to provide financial support to help sustain the Library and its work at Ursuline.

    Building exterior of the besse library at ursuline college

    Members of the Friends of the Library help supplement the Library's budget through special programs and events such as book sales, theater parties, concerts, tours, lectures, and special presentations. The Friends also help promote community understanding of the Library and its many resources, as well as encourage involvement through membership and active participation in committees:


    Why join the Friends?

    • Support a vital college/community asset
    • Enjoy use of the Library's extensive resources
    • Receive invitations to all special Friends events
    • Enjoy exclusive previews of all book sales
    • Participate on Friends Library Board



    How to join

    Register or Renew Membership Online

    You can also join Friends of the Library by mailing membership dues to:

    Friends of the Ralph M. Besse Library
    Ursuline College
    2550 Lander Road
    Pepper Pike, Ohio 44124

    Your membership is valid for one calendar year beginning in January. All contributions are tax deductible.



    Annual Membership Dues

    $5 | Ursuline Student

    $25 | Regular

    $35 | Sponsor

    $50 | Contributing

    $100 | Patron

    $500 | Sustaining

    $1000 |  | Life (one-time fee)

    $200  |  Corporate minimum