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My name is John, and I am the enigmatic supervillain known as The Librarian for the Hermetic Library. I would love to have your support and encouragement to continue the ongoing work and expansion of all the projects related to this site while also joining me here as a Patron!

I have recently released Magick, Music and Ritual 13, the Hermetic Library Anthology Album for 2017 on the anniversary of the library's birthday on Dec 3rd, 1996. Over twenty years!



As a Patron, you help determine the future of the site by supporting my work at digital preservation and presentation of important works in the living Western Esoteric Tradition, Hermeticism in a broad-sense, and Aleister Crowley’s Thelema. Not only that, but you will also support all the work I do with encouraging new music, art and letters from those who feel drawn to these topics and ideas, or, especially, incorporate and manifest ritual and magick in their works.

Your support will give me the chance to find out and share with you what is possible for the future. Let's do this together!

Other ways to support Hermetic Libary

Patreon is not the only way to support the work of the library. If you'd like other options, I would ask you to consider these alternatives: you could subscribe at Bandcamp or donate anonymously at Liberapay (a nonprofit Patre-like based in France). I have set up both of these alternatives in order to provide a variety of ways to support my work that might suit your preferences. There are many other ways beyond these to help support the work of the library, but if you've an idea not mentioned let's talk about that too!

Other Projects

On a personal note, you may also be interested in supporting my work as Rigaroga, a variety gamer and roleplayer with streams and videos as well as an enthusiast of technology and geekery, which includes another, more geek-oriented, music anthology you can check out and to which you can subscribe. You may also be interested in my personal site and helping me provide health and happiness to rescue cats.
Tiers
Mercury
$1 or more per month
If you pledge $1/month or more to help support the work of the library, I will gladly send you one gratis download code for any previously released Magick, Music and Ritual anthology Hermetic Library Albums to say thanks for your support! You can use that download code yourself, or even give it to someone else as a gift. Your first code will be sent after your first month as a Patron, and, while you are an active Patron, you will also get an additional gratis download code for each new annual anthology release as they become available.
Venus
$5 or more per month
If you pledge $5/month or more to help support the work of the library, in addition to previous rewards, you will have privileges to participate in an exclusive Patron Lounge on both Hrmtc Underground BBS and voice-chat.
Includes Discord rewards
Mars
$10 or more per month
Research Topics — Patrons at this level will participate in the creation of a list of research topics they would like to have researched. Funds will be reserved toward honoraria for Fellows and guests who can respond to these specific topics. The results of this research will be made available via the Hermetic Library site for everyone, but Patrons at this level will be given early access to the research before it is publicly published and have an opportunity to interact with the researcher to ask additional questions about the research.
Includes Discord rewards
Jupiter
$20 or more per month
Postal Exchange — Several times a year, I will create a package with items of interest to send as a Postal Exchange reward. The contents of these packages will be a surprise, but could include a selection of interesting goods from Occult vendors and friends of the library, new and used books of particular interest, tchotchkes and other things sent to me or that I find to share interesting eclectic, esoteric tchotchkes and items with Patrons. I have special Postal Exchange boxes made in which to ship your share of the loot. If you've ever checked out any of the various subscription box services, it's like that; only more random and more bizarre.
Includes Discord rewards
Luna
$30 or more per month
Publication Subscription — This publication subscription reward level is an opportunity to help create privately published volumes, for Patrons only, unavailable to the general public. These will be special and very limited, hand-bound editions made once or twice a year exclusively for this reward level. Over time, the collection of works published could include important archival and rare materials, new works by Fellows or guest authors, and even collections of work around a particular theme. Editions will be bound in quality archival paper and wonderful additions to personal libraries.
Includes Discord rewards
Featured Link
$111 or more per month
You will get a featured supporter link, on the Hermetic library blog list of supporters, as well as on the main Hermetic Library site, with description and other contact information.


This is a stand-alone tier that does not include the other perks.

Featured Image Link
$333 or more per month
You will get a static 150px square image on the main index page of the Hermetic Library.


Your image will be part of a featured supporter link, on the Hermetic library blog list of supporters, as well as on the main Hermetic Library site, with description and other contact information.


This is a stand-alone tier that does not include the other perks.

Large Featured Image Link
$666 or more per month
You will get a large static 300x250px rectangle image on the main index page of the Hermetic Library.


Your image will be part of a featured supporter link, on the Hermetic library blog list of supporters, as well as on the main Hermetic Library site, with description and other contact information.


This is a stand-alone tier that does not include the other perks.

Goals
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A basic monthly funding level for the library.

If just 1% of the people on social media following the Hermetic Library, or an even smaller fraction of those who visit the library site, were to become Patrons then we would cover all the monthly costs of keeping the library online and provide additional resources to start expanding; such as paying additional creators to help with new content and additional help in preparing and proofing more relevant public domain material.

I pledge that all funds beyond the basic funding goal will be paid forward to help support other creatives, projects, researchers, &c. doing esoteric and occult work similar to the library.
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My name is John, and I am the enigmatic supervillain known as The Librarian for the Hermetic Library. I would love to have your support and encouragement to continue the ongoing work and expansion of all the projects related to this site while also joining me here as a Patron!

I have recently released Magick, Music and Ritual 13, the Hermetic Library Anthology Album for 2017 on the anniversary of the library's birthday on Dec 3rd, 1996. Over twenty years!



As a Patron, you help determine the future of the site by supporting my work at digital preservation and presentation of important works in the living Western Esoteric Tradition, Hermeticism in a broad-sense, and Aleister Crowley’s Thelema. Not only that, but you will also support all the work I do with encouraging new music, art and letters from those who feel drawn to these topics and ideas, or, especially, incorporate and manifest ritual and magick in their works.

Your support will give me the chance to find out and share with you what is possible for the future. Let's do this together!

Other ways to support Hermetic Libary

Patreon is not the only way to support the work of the library. If you'd like other options, I would ask you to consider these alternatives: you could subscribe at Bandcamp or donate anonymously at Liberapay (a nonprofit Patre-like based in France). I have set up both of these alternatives in order to provide a variety of ways to support my work that might suit your preferences. There are many other ways beyond these to help support the work of the library, but if you've an idea not mentioned let's talk about that too!

Other Projects

On a personal note, you may also be interested in supporting my work as Rigaroga, a variety gamer and roleplayer with streams and videos as well as an enthusiast of technology and geekery, which includes another, more geek-oriented, music anthology you can check out and to which you can subscribe. You may also be interested in my personal site and helping me provide health and happiness to rescue cats.

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Tiers
Mercury
$1 or more per month
If you pledge $1/month or more to help support the work of the library, I will gladly send you one gratis download code for any previously released Magick, Music and Ritual anthology Hermetic Library Albums to say thanks for your support! You can use that download code yourself, or even give it to someone else as a gift. Your first code will be sent after your first month as a Patron, and, while you are an active Patron, you will also get an additional gratis download code for each new annual anthology release as they become available.
Venus
$5 or more per month
If you pledge $5/month or more to help support the work of the library, in addition to previous rewards, you will have privileges to participate in an exclusive Patron Lounge on both Hrmtc Underground BBS and voice-chat.
Includes Discord rewards
Mars
$10 or more per month
Research Topics — Patrons at this level will participate in the creation of a list of research topics they would like to have researched. Funds will be reserved toward honoraria for Fellows and guests who can respond to these specific topics. The results of this research will be made available via the Hermetic Library site for everyone, but Patrons at this level will be given early access to the research before it is publicly published and have an opportunity to interact with the researcher to ask additional questions about the research.
Includes Discord rewards
Jupiter
$20 or more per month
Postal Exchange — Several times a year, I will create a package with items of interest to send as a Postal Exchange reward. The contents of these packages will be a surprise, but could include a selection of interesting goods from Occult vendors and friends of the library, new and used books of particular interest, tchotchkes and other things sent to me or that I find to share interesting eclectic, esoteric tchotchkes and items with Patrons. I have special Postal Exchange boxes made in which to ship your share of the loot. If you've ever checked out any of the various subscription box services, it's like that; only more random and more bizarre.
Includes Discord rewards
Luna
$30 or more per month
Publication Subscription — This publication subscription reward level is an opportunity to help create privately published volumes, for Patrons only, unavailable to the general public. These will be special and very limited, hand-bound editions made once or twice a year exclusively for this reward level. Over time, the collection of works published could include important archival and rare materials, new works by Fellows or guest authors, and even collections of work around a particular theme. Editions will be bound in quality archival paper and wonderful additions to personal libraries.
Includes Discord rewards
Featured Link
$111 or more per month
You will get a featured supporter link, on the Hermetic library blog list of supporters, as well as on the main Hermetic Library site, with description and other contact information.


This is a stand-alone tier that does not include the other perks.

Featured Image Link
$333 or more per month
You will get a static 150px square image on the main index page of the Hermetic Library.


Your image will be part of a featured supporter link, on the Hermetic library blog list of supporters, as well as on the main Hermetic Library site, with description and other contact information.


This is a stand-alone tier that does not include the other perks.

Large Featured Image Link
$666 or more per month
You will get a large static 300x250px rectangle image on the main index page of the Hermetic Library.


Your image will be part of a featured supporter link, on the Hermetic library blog list of supporters, as well as on the main Hermetic Library site, with description and other contact information.


This is a stand-alone tier that does not include the other perks.