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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 Hours

Mon: 4pm–8pm
Tue–Thu: 11:30am–8pm
Fri: 11:30am–3pm
Sat: 9:30am–3pm
Sun: Closed

FIAF Library (2nd Floor)
22 East 60th Street
New York, NY

is always open!


Programs for Adults

Cercles de lecture
Level A2 • Thu, Nov 1 - sold out
Level B1 • Thu, Oct 18
Level B2 • Thu, Oct 25
Learn, Practice, Discover
Papotons! • Oct 23,
Nov 13 & 27, Dec 11
Ouvrez à la page • Oct 16, Nov 20
En Route • Nov 7, Dec 12
Zero Faute! • Nov 6, Dec 4
Culturethèque Tutorial • Oct 24, Nov 28

Homework SOS
Oct 17, Oct 31, Nov 14, Dec 5

Programs for Kids

Petits potes
Ages 1-4, Oct 18, Oct 25, Nov 1, Nov 8, Nov 15, Nov 29, Dec 6, Dec 13
Les petites histoires du samedi
All Ages, Nov 3, Dec 1
A ton tour !
All Ages, Oct 20, Oct 27, Nov 3, Nov 10, Nov 17,
Dec 1, Dec 8, Dec 15
Video Lab
Ages 3-12, Oct 20, Nov 10, Dec 8


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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