Library Services in the “Purple Badge” Format

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Library Services in the “Purple Badge” Format

Technion libraries operate in the “Purple Badge” format and according to Faculty decision.

We recommend contacting the relevant library and keeping abreast of its services.

You can contact us via email or submit a ticket via our  Helpdesk. Phone calls might be delayed.

For enquires regarding loan services at the Central Library contact us via e-mail: or via Tel.: 048292504/21. 

Inquiries will be answered by phone, email and through the Helpdesk.

Individual / group guidance will only be done online.

Frontal guidance will not be provided.

Quick reference, Personal & Group Guidance  – please contact (Tel. 04-8292520/13) or open a ticket in the helpdesk.

The training will be accessible using remote control software – TeamViewer, Zoom. 

All digital library services, including the Technion Library portal, search engines, databases and online services are also accessible from home.

Problem with remote access? You can use the information page or open a ticket in the helpdesk .

For your pleasure you can reserve an audiobook.

Books requests are available at any time via the Technion Libraries Portal or via the Technion App [Library- Library Search]. Borrowing the requested books will be possible after coordination.

Books can only be returned to the return boxes outside each library.

Returning books to the Central Library is possible in a returning box located at the entrance to the Technion Alumni Association (next to the Post Office).

Alternatively and in advance coordination with the relevant library, books can be sent by registered mail or by courier service.

If the book was exposed to a verified patient please notify the circulation department (leave a note in the book or send an email:

No peripheral equipment will be loaned: chargers, headphones, laptops, calculators etc.

Lack of debts confirmation for graduate students the Technion Helpdesk (5600) (Hebrew only), via email: or via Tel.: 04-8292504/2521.

Interlibrary-Loan Services 

You can fill an ILL form anytime.   

The department will only supply items depending on our providers’ availability. 

Contact details: Tel. 077-8871783/4011, Email:

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