Avery Friends


Avery Friends is focused on growing, deepening, and enriching Avery's commitment to architectural and fine arts collections and research.

Membership in Avery Friends helps us to maintain and enrich Avery's remarkable collections to make our resources accessible to a wider audience, and to preserve these important works and our historic library building as part of our shared legacy.

Support Avery Library by becoming an Avery Friend: Fill out a secure form online or mail your gift to the below address.


Tuscan - $300

  • Avery Friends Card
  • Invitation to annual Display of Recent Acquisitions

Doric - $500

  • All of the above plus
  • Invitations to Avery special events

Ionic - $1,000

  • All of the above plus
  • Selection of one Avery gift

Corinthian - $5,000

  • All of the above plus Invitation to
    Evenings at Avery

Composite For major gifts in support of the Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library, its collections and services, please contact:


Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library
Columbia University
1172 Amsterdam Avenue, MC0301
New York, NY 10027

* Avery Friends memberships are fully tax-deductible. Please make checks payable to:

Trustees of Columbia University