Membership Information

The Buddhist Library is a non-sectarian organisation and serves as a centre for devotees of all Buddhist schools and all those interested to learn, discuss and share Buddhist Dhamma.

Membership is open to all. The Buddhist Library’s Reading Room is open to the general public. However, the books are loaned to Library members only.

Membership Privileges

Library Membership privileges also include:

  • Access to extensive collection of Books on Buddhism. At any time, members can borrow up to 4 books for 4 weeks.
  • Discounts on selected activities and courses
  • Special blessing services by Bhante upon request

Subscription Fees

TYPES OF MEMBERSHIP
会员的种类
Life Membership
永久会员
$500 (ONE TIME)
OTHERS PER ANNUM
(每年)
ADMINISTRATIVE
FEE
Senior Citizen (60 years & above)
乐龄 (六十岁以上)
$20 $10
Adult
成人
$60 $10
NSF, Tertiary, Secondary and Primary School Students
全职国民服役人员、大学/理工学院生、中学生、小学生
$20 $10


Ordinary Membership

  1. Membership refers to membership of the Buddhist Library and not Buddhist Research Society
  2. Membership is non-transferable
  3. The member must show his/her NRIC or passport (for foreigners) to the counter staff when borrowing a book.
  4. Each member is allowed to borrow up to a maximum of four books at any one time. The loan period is four weeks. Thereafter, the borrower may renew the loan for a further four weeks.
  5. Renewal of loans can be done by either bringing the book to the library or informing the library’s counter staff by telephone.
  6. A charge of t