Newberry exhibitions are free and open to all thanks to the generosity of our donors.

Your gift makes it possible for Newberry activities to remain free and open to all.

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Between now and June 30, all new or increased gifts to the Newberry will be matched. Make a gift today and double the impact of your contribution.

Your gift of $50 or more makes you a member of the Newberry Associates, President's Fellows, or Next Chapter. Explore the many benefits of supporting the Newberry.

Checks made out to the Newberry Library can be mailed to 60 West Walton, Chicago, IL, 60610. 

To make a gift via stock, wire transfer, or cryptocurrency please call (312) 255-3581 or email us.

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Donor Benefits

Explore the many benefits of membership, including early registration for adult education classes and invitations to exclusive events.

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Giving Societies

Learn about making an estate gift to the Newberry, supporting collection acquisitions, and opportunities for corporate giving.

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For more information on supporting the Newberry, please contact our Development Office at (312) 255-3581 or via email.


Exhibitions bridge the past and present using historic items from the Newberry collection.

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Upcoming Events

Our calendar of events is always packed with classes, lectures, discussions, readings, tours, and performances.

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