Library Membership

Members of The Library of The Jewish Theological Seminary are people who treasure Jewish books and the Jewish cultural heritage. Funds raised by the membership campaign help support the purchase of rare books, manuscripts, and electronic resources, as well as funding exhibits and library publications.

Become a Library Member

Annual membership: $360


  • Borrowing from The Library's circulating collection
  • Periodic updates from the Librarian
  • Information about exhibits at The Library
  • Invitations to events sponsored by The Library
  • Two issues of News From The Library per year.

Contribute online or mail check to:

The Library of The Jewish Theological Seminary
The Jewish Theological Seminary
3080 Broadway
New York, NY 10027-4649

Alumni Membership

  • $50 annual Alumni User Fee for the first five years after graduation (Indicate school and year of graduation in comment box on sign-up form)
  • $100 subsequent annual fee

Alumni are entitled to borrow up to four books for four weeks, subject to current renewal and overdue regulations.

Become an eMember (free)

Become an eMember to receive information on Library news, exhibitions, and recent publications.