The MPI Library accepts donations of books and other materials that support the current teaching and research needs of the Institute.

Generally we are not able to accept the following:

  • Journals or magazines
  • Outdated
  • Scattered or single volumes of a multi-volume set
  • Duplicates
  • Poor physical condition
  • Copyright violation


The MPI Library may refuse all or part of a donation, and reserves the right to decide the retention, location, cataloguing, use, and disposition of gifts.

Please note that donated items will become the property of the Library.

For any donation accepted for the Library collection, the donor will be recognized on each donated item.

For inquiries about donations, please contact the Library.