Friends of Maag Library will have the Annual Book Sale on the weekend of July 12-13, 2014 during the YSU Summer Festival of the Arts. The hours will be 10am – 4pm on Saturday and 11am - 4pm on Sunday.
Friends of Maag Library will once again be making prints of Youngstown Maps from the Panoramic Maps of Anglo-American Cities Series. The maps will be available at the Annual Friends of Maag Library book sale. The cost will be $12.
The Friends generate support for special acquisitions, cultural events, furnishings, equipment, and library education scholarships. Funds are raised through membership dues, special events, gifts, and book sales.
During the last 10 years, the Friends have
Donated almost $20,000 of back files of The Youngstown Vindicator (1920-1930) on microfilm.
Donated window coverings for the Special Collections Room and the new Bibliographic Instruction Room.
Awarded fifteen scholarships for students pursuing careers in librarianship.
Donated $1000 to the MMC for the purchase of CD's.
Donated a lighted display case currently in use in the lobby.