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Support The Unk Library

Private financial support is vital to creating a margin of excellence at the Calvin T. Ryan Library. Your gifts can assist the library in bringing outstanding collections of information to the library on paper and electronically, as well as creating a physical environment which complements learning for UNK students and other library users. Thank you for your support.

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UNK Library Fund

The University of Nebraska Foundation is pleased to provide a way for you to support the library of UNK.


UNK Buy a Book for the Library Fund

UNL’s Buy A Book program will enable the staff of the Calvin T. Ryan Library to rebuild their book collection.


Rich Brodersen

UNK Athletics, Library, Honors Program and Frank House

Rich earned a Bachelor of Science degree with a journalism major from the University of Nebraska at Kearney. A McCook native, he joined the foundation in 2016 after more than 20 years of professional experience working on UNK’s campus as a member of the athletics department and announcer for Loper games. Rich’s fundraising efforts are focused on UNK athletics and the College of Arts and Sciences.

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When you make a gift to the University of Nebraska Foundation you can trust that it will be used in the way in which it was intended. That’s a promise we’ve kept with our donors since our organization was founded in 1936.