Answered By: University of Illinois Library
Last Updated: May 31, 2017     Views: 2

The "Hope of Democracy" quote is on the east outer wall of the Main Library:
“The hope of democracy depends upon the diffusion of knowledge and wisdom” – was “composed by the Library Committee of the Senate,” according to Phineas L Windsor, the Library Dean at the time (1926).

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