How to Order

Creating your customized bookplate is easy.

1. Choose the bookplate design and gift level you prefer.

Gift Level

Impact

Design

$250-$999

Standard bookplate and standard tribute wording for one highest priority book within Western Libraries' general collections.

Image of level one bookplate

$1,000-$9,999

Specialized bookplate design* and personalized tribute wording for five highest priority books within Western Libraries' general collections. Donors receive recognition through our Leaders' Circles, which honour Western's leading annual supporters.

*Bookplate design changes on an annual basis.

Image of level 2 bookplate

$10,000-24,999

Library-specific or colour photo bookplate design and personalized tribute wording for highest-priority books or small collections within Western Libraries. Donors receive recognition through our Leaders' Circles, which honour Western's leading supporters.

Image of level 3 bookplate

$25,000+

Personalized bookplate design and personalized tribute wording linked to highest priority books or special collections within the online catalogue. Donors receive recognition through Western's 1878 Societies, which honour Western's most significant donors.

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2. Donate and Order today. There are three ways to donate and order your bookplate:

  • Paper-based Form - You can complete this form and fax or send it to us, or, if you are on Western's campus, you can send it through interoffice mail.
  • Give Online - Donate online. All tax-deductible donations of $250 or more entitle you to a bookplate. We will contact you regarding details about your bookplate.
  • Give by Phone - You can also contact Julie Ryan to learn more and order your bookplate by phone: 519-661-2111 x88078.