Wish List

Some of our collections require special care and repair due to their age and condition. You might consider a gift to the Bentley to conserve an item or digitize one, to make our collections available to a wider audience for years to come.

Available items on our “wish list” include:

Item

Gift

Conserve a historical document or photograph $100
Digitize a sound recording or video tape $150
Arrange and describe archival materials (1 linear foot paper or 1 GB of digital content) $250
Digitize a bound volume or map $300
Digitize 1 linear foot of archival materials $500
Purchase acid-free archival boxes and folders or conservation supplies $500
Conserve a bound volume or map $500
Digitize a film $750
Conserve a county atlas $800
Conserve an alumni scrapbook $1,000
Support one TB of digital archives storage for a year $3,500
Purchase access-quality digitization equipment $5,000
Purchase an interactive display for collaboration $8,000

For more information, please contact:

Ceci Riecker
Director of Development
Bentley Historical Library
1150 Beal Avenue
Ann Arbor, NMI 48109-2113
734-647-3534 (office)
celiaorr@umich.edu