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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, DVDs, and the digital Library Culturethèque. Learn more.


Library Summer Hours

Mon–Thu: 11:30am–8pm
Fri: 11:30am–3pm
Sat: Closed (Jun 25–Sep 10)
Sun: Closed


Library Programs

Will resume in October.

Homework SOS
Faites vos jeux !
Cercles de lecture
Petites oreilles, ages 2–3
Les petites histoires du samedi, ages 3–6
L’Heure du conte, ages 4–6
A ton tour !, all ages

Kids Summer Reading Contest

Ages 5–12 / Jun 13–Sep 6

Win fun prizes for every line of books you log on your bingo card throughout the summer!

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40,000 books, 1,500 DVDs, 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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eBooks Catalog
Kids' Corner
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