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International Membership – Israel

International Membership – Israel

Become an International Member – Israel

Your international membership helps the National Library of Israel continue to advance its mission of being the home for the culture and history of Israel and the Jewish people.

Choose from one of the three international membership levels below. You can also join our Exclusive Carrel Circle.

The National Library of Israel is a recognized Israeli not-for-profit organization with Article (Seif) 46 tax-exemption status.

Check out our FAQ for additional information.

Enhanced Annual International Membership: $1000

  • International Library Card with borrowing rights
  • Introductory gift
  • Private in-person tour of the National Library of Israel (with up to 5 family/guests)
  • Discounted registration for Library cultural events and rotating exhibitions
  • Personal long distance librarian
  • Reduced fees on scanning services
  • Invitation-only access to select virtual events
  • Special updates from the National Library of Israel

 

Join as a Special Annual Member

 

Not ready YET for membership? we welcome your donation

Premium Annual International Membership: $1,800

  • Introductory gift
  • Private in-person tour of the National Library of Israel (with up to 5 family/guests)
  • Personal long distance librarian
  • Free entry to cultural events at the National Library of Israel
  • Free entry to rotating exhibitions
  • Two tickets to a Library opening celebration in 2022
  • Reduced fees on scanning services
  • Invitation-only access to select virtual events
  • Special updates from the National Library of Israel

 

Join as a Premium Annual Member

 

Not ready YET for membership? we welcome your donation

The Exclusive Carrel Circle: $18,000

Further to the international membership groups above, we are opening access to a once in-a-lifetime opportunity to dedicate the naming of a study carrel in the new National Library of Israel building. This is a unique opportunity being offered at $18,000 until December 2022. It is a meaningful way to honor someone special, leave your legacy, and be an active part of the Library’s renewal. Benefits to members of the Exclusive Carrel Circle include all special privileges available to our Premium International Members, plus:

  • Naming of a study carrel in the new Library.
  • Two (2) gala tickets for the official Library opening celebration in 2022.

 

Learn More

 

Not ready YET for membership? we welcome your donation

FAQ

Questions? Comments? Write to us: [email protected]

Can my family also benefit from my membership?

Absolutely! Memberships are per household.

Can I bring family and friends on my private tour?

Certainly! You can have up to ten people on your curated tour.

How do I renew my membership?

Simply email us at [email protected]

How will I hear about special events and do I need tickets?

We will update you by email about upcoming events and relevant ticket information.

How do I reach out to my personal expert librarian?

We'll send information in your welcome packet.

Is my membership fee tax deductible?

Yes, it is tax deductible in the USA and Israel. Regarding potential tax benefits in other countries or if you have any other questions, please contact: [email protected]

Do I have to pay online?

You can pay membership dues in many ways: online, check or bank transfer. Please email us with any questions: [email protected].

Can I become a member in Canada or another country besides for Israel or the US?

Absolutely! Please contact: [email protected]