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John & Francine Haskell Library

Welcome to the leading French library in the United States! Become a FIAF Member and enjoy the library's extensive collection of books, magazines, CDs, DVDs, and the digital platform Culturethèque. Learn more.


Summer Hours


11:30am–3pm (thru Sept 19)
Closed on July 4

Closed (thru Sept 20)



Library Programs

Fall dates for all programs will be announced in August.

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Cercles de lecture
à petits pas Story Hour, ages 2–3
L’Heure du conte, ages 3–6
Contes et confettis, ages 3–6

Summer Reading Contest for Kids!

June 1-August 31
Ages 5–12

Win fun prizes for every four (4) Library books you read and log throughout the summer!

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40,000 books, 1,500 DVD, 2,000 CDs, French learning guides, newspapers, and magazines for adults as well as children of all ages.

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Digital Library

Get French eBooks, magazines, films, bandes dessinées, podcasts, and more for your tablet from FIAF's digital library. Free for FIAF Members!

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Language Learning

The Library's Jacques and Alexandre Leviant Centre d’Auto-Apprentissage offers materials and services that help you enhance your French learning experience at FIAF.

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