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Media Library

Head of Media Library : Ms. Sandhia Vasseur
Phone numbers: 033 4006 4804

E-mail: library.kolkata@afindia.org

Library timings:
Monday to Saturday: 10.00 am to 6.30 pm

The recently reorganized library of the Alliance française du Bengale helps you to discover and improve your knowledge of the French culture and language. There are approximately 6250 documents that cater to your needs and interests.
Our collection aims at updating your knowledge of the French language and contemporary France. The library is equipped with a wide range of dictionaries, audio and visual aids. Our media library offers a glimpse into the world of French art, culture and literature, French magazines and civilization along with a number of Comics, books for children, CDs, and DVDs.

Here is our online catalog.

You can also have unlimited access to online resources in French with the digital library Culturethèque.

Regular workshops (usually two-three times a week) concerning the French and francophone languages and cultures are conducted by the library which are free of cost and open to all.

Our visitors are able to enjoy our gaming area, equipped with a PlayStation 4 and various videogames.
Students and members can use the Ipads provided by the library to browse through Culturethèque or improve their knowledge of the French language.

Students and librarian at one of the three weekly workshops on French language and culture.

A PS4 is available in the library

Students of Alliance accessing Culturethèque on Ipads available in our media library

Students of Alliance accessing Culturethèque on Ipads available in our media library