Donor Spotlight

We are pleased to share stories about our generous donors whose gifts have made a significant impact on the excellence of the Libraries collections and services.

Carole Bailey
Alumna Carole Bailey '74 found a novel way to give back to the UCI Libraries.

Ralph W. & Leona B. Gerard Family Trust
Gerard gift names Science Library Reading Room.

Forest J. Grunigen Medical Library
Gift names the medical library.

Forest J. and Dolores S. Grunigen
The Forest J. and Dolores S. Grunigen Library Endowment Fund strengthens the research collection. 

Nors and Waltraut Josephson
Josephson gift strengthens research collections

Jack Langson
The Main Library on the UC Irvine campus was renamed the Jack Langson Library in recognition of
a leadership gift by a Newport Beach entrepreneur.

Dr. Rosalyn Laudati
The UCI Libraries announce a major gift by Rosalyn M. Laudati, Ph.D to create a University Librarian's discretionary fund to support Special Collections and Archives and the Libraries' other high priority needs.

Sylvia Holden Robb
UCI Libraries receive major gift from estate of Sylvia Holden Robb

Ray Watson
UCI Libraries receive a generous gift to establish the Raymond L. Watson Library Fund to help make UC Irvine's regional history collections accessible to researchers from around the world