Description: The University Libraries awards $400 one-time to each new faculty for the purchase of (non-serial) library materials in their area of interest.
Sponsoring Unit: University Libraries
Contact: Subject Specialist for your discipline. Please check the URL: http://www.ulib.niu.edu/aboutus/personnel-subj.cfm for listing.
Frequency of Award: One time per new faculty
Proposal Required: No
Matching Funds Required: No
Eligibility: New, tenure-track faculty (generally, starting date August of each academic year)
Deadline for Application: March 1 of each academic year (for receipt of book order form)
Funding Limit: $400
Other Requirements: Purchased materials will be catalogued and housed in Founders Memorial Library and will be available to the university community. Purchase of continuing serials excluded.
**NOTE - Due to uncertainty with the fiscal year 2016 budget, funds may not be available for this book allocation fund during the 2015-2016 academic year.
Last Updated: 7/7/2015