Circulation Services of the Central Library

  • For enquires regarding loan services: contact us via e-mail: cir@technion.ac.il or via Tel.: 04-8292504/2521.

  • Equipment Loans: laptops, mobile chargers, calculators, erasable board kits & earphones may be borrowed for the same day and must be returned at least ½ an hour before the library's closing time.

  • Confirmation on the lack of debts for Graduate students: while closing the degree, please open an incident at the Technion HelpDesk, or email the circulation desk: cir@technion.ac.il, or call 04-8292504/2521. The confirmation will be sent automatically to the Graduation Procedures Office.

  • Guarantee Letters to Academic Libraries in Israel:
    Academic staff, graduate students and administrative staff are eligible to receive a guarantee letter to other academic libraries in Israel, which share mutual cooperation agreements with the Technion. This guarantee will allow you to receive library services according to the policies of that library. To receive a guarantee letter please contact the circulation desk via e-mail: cir@technion.ac.il or via Tel.: 04-8292504/2521.

  • Registration of outside readers per a fee:
    Outside readers are entitled to only borrow items and are not entitled to access the Technion's electronic library due to copyright restrictions. Technion libraries reserve the right to decide on whether an item may be loaned to outside readers.

    • Continuing Education & External Studies Students: are entitled to borrow up to 5 items at the same time, after depositing 400 NIS at the Continuing Education accounts office. The receipt form is a necessary document for a reader card registration. The reader card is valid for a period of 1 year from the date of issue.

    • Anyone who is interested in subscribing as a private reader: entitled to borrow up to 5 items at the same time, after paying 200 NIS at the Technion's Cashier (located at the Senate building, 3rd floor).You must first obtain a payment referral form from the Central Library's circulation desk .Payments are either in cash or with a cheque made payable to "The Technion" and not to "the library". On Sundays - Thursdays after 15:15 you may leave the payment at the circulation desk of the Central Library. It will be deposited at the Technion's Cashier the next day. The receipt will be sent to the reader or will be saved for him at the circulation desk for personal pick up. The reader card is valid for a period of 1 year from the date of issue.