Rabbi Kramer Memorial Library

The Rabbi Kramer Memorial Library at Temple Israel

315 Forest Avenue, Staten Island, NY

The largest library of Judaic books on Staten Island, New York

“Make your books your companions;

Let your cases and shelves

be your pleasure grounds and orchards.”

Dedicated on the occasion of Temple Israel’s Jubilee Year Celebration

June 7, 1998



libraryLooking for a good Judaic book to read?  Need a reference book with reliable information?  A fun children’s story to read to your child or grandchild?  A tape or video to share with the family?

Come to Temple Israel.  Temple Israel is home to the largest Judaica Library on Staten Island with over 3,000 books including:





Children’s stories

Comparative religion

Jewish ethics



Israeli Authors

Teachers’ resources

Torah studies.


Hours by appointments call 718.727.2231 ask for Arnie Grossman or Barbara Tepper.