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Members of Gesellschaft für das Buch e.V. belong to the key group of active friends and patrons who experience the German National Library as a place of culture and stimulating encounters. As a member of the circle of friends you also provide valuable support for the work of the German National Library.

The activities of the Gesellschaft für das Buch are funded by membership fees, donations and endowments. Its statutory bodies are the board of directors and the general assembly. Gesellschaft für das Buch is recognised as a non-profit organisation.

What we offer

  • Personal invitations to all exhibitions and events of the German National Library
  • Preferential seat reservations for all events
  • Exclusive tours of the German National Library including a look behind the scenes
  • Exclusive tours of all exhibitions
  • Publications of the German National Library and Gesellschaft für das Buch are free for members
  • Copies of the current annual report of the German National Library and the magazine "Dialog mit Bibliotheken"

Forms of membership
There are different forms of membership to choose between.

Friends:

  • Private individuals: Membership fee EUR 50 per year
  • Companies and legal persons: Membership fee EUR 255 per year

Patrons:

  • Private individuals: Membership fee EUR 50 and minimum donation EUR 500 per year
  • Companies and legal persons: Membership fee EUR 255 and minimum donation EUR 1,300 per year

Donations:

  • You can support the work of Gesellschaft für das Buch by making a donation.

We look forward to welcoming you to our society.
Membership application form

Last update: 08.01.2016

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