The Friends of the TCU Library have enriched our campus with their generosity since the organizaton's founding in 1972, supporting the Library each year with special purchases for the collections, for the staff or for the facilities.

Supporting the Library

Supporting the Library

The Friends have a long history of supporting Library acquisitions and operations, including rare book purchases, databases and the annual Library Staff Excellence Award.



The Friends sponsor events including an annual dinner with visits from nationally known authors and the twice-yearly FacultySpeak lecture series featuring TCU faculty members.

TCU Texas Book Award

TCU Texas Book Award

The TCU Texas Book Award, a prize given to the best book about Texas, is funded by the Friends of the TCU Library on a three year cycle.

President's Welcome

Stephanie Sumner Brentlinger '88, President, Friends of the TCU Library

Hello and welcome to the Friends of the TCU Library! As President of the Friends, I am looking forward to another exciting year! Continue reading

News & Events

Friends of the TCU Library Announce New Board Members

The Friends of the TCU Library is pleased to welcome three new board members: Holly Cimo, Dhananjaya "DJ" Perera and Caroline Samis. Continue reading

Upcoming Events

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Friends of the TCU Library
TCU Box 298400
Fort Worth TX 76129


Contact Shelda Dean
via email: s.dean@tcu.edu
via phone: 817-257-6109