The Friends of the National Library of Australia offer a wide range of membership categories to fit your situation.

Membership categories

Please note that local membership is for residents within 80 km to the Library.

Individual    

Membership

Price

Local 1 year

$45

Local 2 years

$85

Other 1 year

$35

Other 2 years

$65

Individual Concession

National Library staff, pensioners, full-time students, and the unemployed only.  Not available for Seniors Card holders.

Membership

Price

Local 1 year

$30

Local 2 years

$55

Other 1 year

$25

Other 2 years

$45

Household

Up to two adults and any dependent children residing in the same household.

Membership

Price

Local 1 year

$60

Local 2 years

$110

Other 1 year

$45

Other 2 years

$85

Household Concession

Up to two adults and any dependent children residing in the same household.  All adults residing in the household must be National Library staff, pensioners, full-time students, or unemployed.  Not available for Seniors Card holders.

Membership

Price

Local 1 year

$40

Local 2 years

$70

Other 1 year

$35

Other 2 years

$60

Institutional

Two membership cards will be issued per institutional membership.  Please specify on the membership form if these should be in the name of the organisation or of two individual employees. Benefits of membership will only be available to employees on presentation of a valid membership card. Institutional membership does not entitle all members/employees of the joining organisation to Friends membership or benefits.

Membership

Price

Local 1 year

$60

Local 2 years

$110

Other 1 year

$45

Other 2 years

$85

 

Join the Friends or renew your membership

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Privacy information

Privacy notice: collection of personal information relating to the Friends of the National Library Inc.

The Friends of the National Library of Australia Inc. is an independently incorporated association under the Association Incorporations Act 1991 (ACT).

The personal information which we collect and hold about you will only be used for the purpose of:

  • providing you with information about the Friends’ programs, activities and services which may be of interest;
  • providing you with a service you have requested;
  • responding to and managing financial transactions relating to your membership of the Friends or attendance at Friends events;

If we do not collect this information, we will not be able to

  • provide the information or service you have requested and/or
  • process your membership or financial transaction.

We will always offer you the opportunity to opt out of future communications.
We will not disclose your personal information to a third party unless you consent, or we are required or authorised by law to do so.

The Friends of the National Library Privacy Policy explains how you may access or seek correction of your personal information and how we will deal with privacy complaints. 

We take your privacy very seriously. If you have any questions about how your personal information will be managed, please contact Sarah Jaensch, Executive Officer, Friends of the National Library on 02 6262 1551 or email friends@nla.gov.au.