Using the library

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Click here for access to the catalog.

SERVICES AND RESOURCES

At the English-Language Library in Angers, you can find:

  • Access to books and multimedia collection
  • Various activities and programs
  • Guided visits for groups
  • Programs for schools
  • Affiliations with school and other libraries
  • Monthly “Postcard from the Library” with news
  • Internet access
  • DVD viewing room ¹
  • Photocopier
  • Bulletin board for the public

¹ Reservation required.

A guided tour of the English-language Library with an introduction to documentary research can be organized for classes, clubs, and other groups. To make an appointment, please call  02.41.24.97.07 or click here to email us.

BORROWING PRIVILEGES

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  • Members can check out six books, two audio cassettes and two DVDs at a time (this limit is doubled for sustaining members and families and during the summer break).
  • The loan period is three weeks.
  • A loan may be renewed once (except DVDs on the condition that the material has not been reserved by another member).

Fines

Each overdue item accrues a 1 € flat fee.

 

COLLECTIONS

The collection includes 30,000 books in the following categories:016

  • Novels / Short Stories / Biographies / Philosophy / Religion / Social Sciences / Linguistics / Languages / Sciences / Technology / Art / Literary Criticism / Poetry and Plays / Guides / Geography / History
  • Reference section including dictionaries and encyclopedias.
  • Children’s books marked with stickers of different colors that correspond with the level of reading.

Multimedia Resources

  • Books read on CDs
  • DVDs

PERIODICALS

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INTERNET ACCESS

The library offers free WIFI access for its members. We have three computers for public use. Please note that the computers cannot be used for word processing or printing.