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Benefits of becoming a Friend
Friends enjoy a wealth of benefits and special access to our renowned collections through member events, exhibitions and publications, including:
- exclusive access to the Friends Room, your private club in the prestigious Macquarie Street precinct;
- unique events throughout the year;
- annual subscription to the Library’s quarterly magazine featuring fascinating articles;
- free consultation with a Family History Librarian for your family tree research;
- discounts at the Library bookshop and café;
- discounted rates with city parking;
- discounts at the Wentworth Sofitel Hotel;
- reciprocal member privileges at interstate libraries.
You'll join many others who love to support and connect with the State Library and gain a greater appreciation of its unrivalled collections. See our full range of benefits.
Choose the membership that suits you
There is a range of membership options from individual to household packages. See the Membership types and prices.
Join or renew
There are four easy ways to join or renew your membership:
Using our secure payment system.
|By phone||Call the Friends Office (02) 9273 1593|
|In person||Visit the State Library Shop in the State Library.|