Joining our libraries couldn’t be simpler. 

Step 1

Come to your nearest British Council library with proof of identification. If you are under 14 years old, you need to be accompanied by a parent and they must bring their identification.

Step 2

Sign our data protection form (PDF, 125KB) and pay the registration fee (by cash or card) for your chosen membership.

For more information on the different membership types, please visit the Bucharest, Cluj or Iasi library page.

Long distance membership at Cluj-Napoca

Step 1

You can register for the long distance membership at Cluj-Napoca library by paying the membership fee of 60 RON via bank transfer.

The British Council bank account details are:

British Council (beneficiary), CUI 9000000026598, IBAN RO07CITI0000000826012005, Citibank Europe plc, Dublin - Bucharest branch.

Please write your name and 'long distance' in the representing section of the payment order.

Step 2

Email us at or fax* us the following documents:

  • signed copy of our data protection form (PDF, 125KB)
  • photocopy of your identification (or your parents' identification if you are under 14 years old)
  • proof of payment.

*Our fax number is 0264593090. If you choose to send us your documents by fax, you must include your contact details.

Important information

Only registered members are allowed access to the library. 

We reserve the right to cancel membership if our regulations are seriously infringed. 

If you have any questions about the registration process, please contact us.