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You can read announcements on our News feed and see updates and interesting stories on the Libraries blog.

Publications include Footnotes magazine for library supporters.

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Library Leadership

Learn about the Northwestern University Libraries' leadership and structure. Detailed information about our leadership, mission, vision, values and policies.


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Faculty librarian, staff and student positions are available.

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All gifts, including monetary donations and books and printed materials, make a difference.

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Contact us

Visit our staff directory to contact an individual staffer, or provide general feedback regarding our services and systems.


For all press and media inquiries, including student journalism, contact Clare Roccaforte, Director of Library Marketing & Communication at 847-467-5918 or via email at

Website Photography

Some of the photography on this site, including the Subject Librarian portraits, were taken by Northwestern University students. We're proud to acknowledge Alex Furuya ('19) and Matthew Zhang ('19) for their work.