Support Milne Library

We gratefully accept and appreciate the donation of resources that support the mission of SUNY Geneseo. This includes materials that directly support the curriculum, enhance current research areas, support current co-curricular interests, add to the Genesee Valley Historical Collection, or demonstrate literary merit.

favorite An annual gift of $500 or more provides you with additional benefits and recognition.

Donate Materials

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The following are guidelines for accepting the donations of materials:

  • Gifts become the property of the College upon receipt, and the Library will determine the use or disposition of these materials.
  • Materials must be in good condition.
  • Materials not accepted into the collection will be discarded or sold and monies designated for building the collection.
  • Gifts will be acknowledged in a letter.
  • Appraisals are the responsibility of donors and must be completed before the donation is made to Milne Library. Donors should consult their tax advisors about the need for a professional appraisal.

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Make A Gift

Please visit SUNY Geneseo's Online Giving Page and follow these instructions:

1. Fill out your personal information and gift amount in appropriate boxes.

2. In the "Designations" section, find the box for Special Allocation Instructions and indicate your preference for designating the gift to Milne Library.

3. Click Next to continue and proceed through the submission process.

Become a Friend of Milne

Friends of Milne Library provide vital support, helping us go above-and-beyond what is expected of an academic library. Funds raised through private contributions allow Milne to offer expanded resources, services, and programs that enhance our students' educational, cultural, and personal growth experiences. Over the years, our Friends have played an important role in providing increased study space and comfortable seating throughout the library, new extracurricular books and DVDs, presentations/readings and exhibits, and much more.

favorite An annual gift of $500 or more provides you with additional benefits and recognition.

 Donate online — Be sure to designate your gift as follows:

  • Under "Designations," enter the dollar amount in the "Other" box
  • Enter "Milne Library" in the "Special Allocations Instructions" box

By phone - Call (585) 245-5518 to make a gift over the phone with a credit card.

You may also set up monthly deductions.

By Mail — Send checks payable to "The Geneseo Foundation."

Be sure to designate your gift for "Milne Library."

Send to:

SUNY Geneseo Annual Giving
1 College Circle
Geneseo, NY 14454

Contact Us

Material Donations to Milne Library

Ben Rawlins, Milne Library Director
phone   (585) 245-5528


Friends of Milne Library

Liz Argentieri
Special Collections Librarian, Milne Library
phone   (585) 245-5194


The Geneseo Foundation

Gina Scalise '05
Director of Leadership and Annual Giving
Doty Hall 240
phone   (585) 245-5492
Geneseo Foundation Website


Alumni & Parent Relations

Ronna Bosko
Director of Alumni Relations
Doty Hall 208
phone   (585) 245-5506
Alumni & Parent Relations Website