The Library is administered by the Dean of Libraries with the Administrative Committee, including the five Associate University Librarians who oversee Administrative and Collection Services, Library Technology, Planning and Facilities, Public Services, and Special Libraries.
The Dean of Libraries reports to the Provost. The Provost and the Dean are advised by two consultative bodies, the University Library Committee and the Library Board of Governors.
The Dean of Libraries also oversees the Northwestern University Press, as a separate organization.
The Library's organization chart and strategic plans are included on the Library Publications  list.
Library Technology Division 
Planning and Facilities Division 
Public Services Division 
Special Libraries Division