Using The Library


Click here for access to the catalog.


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 schools and other libraries
  • Monthly e-newsletter “Postcard from the Library”
  • Internet access
  • DVD viewing room*
  • Photocopier
  • Bulletin board for the public

*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 or click here to email us.



  • Members can check out 6 books, 2 eBooks, 2 audio books (CDs) and 2 DVDs at a time (this limit is doubled for families and during the summer break).
  • The loan period is 3 weeks.
  • A loan may be renewed once, except DVDs, (on the condition that the material has not been reserved by another member).


Overdue items accrue a late fee of: 1 € for 15-30 days / 2 for 31-60 days


The collection includes 27,000 books in the following categories:016

  • Novels / Short Stories / 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

  • Audiobooks (CDs)
  • DVDs




We have 4 magazine/newspaper subscriptions:



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

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