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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.


Library Hours

Monday–Thursday: 11:30am–8pm
Friday: Fri: 10am–2pm
Saturday: 9:30am–3pm
Sunday: Closed


Programs for Adults

Faites vos jeux !
Thursdays at 6:30pm
Mar 19 Scrabble
Cercles de lecture
Thursdays at 6:30pm
B1 Level: Apr 9 SOLD OUT
B2 Level: Mar 5
A2 Level: Mar 26
Programs for Kids
Petites oreilles
Ages 2–3
Thursdays, 10:30–11:15am
Mar 5 & 19
Tour de pages
Ages 4–5
Thursdays, 4–5pm
Feb 26 & Mar 12
L’Heure du conte
Ages 4–6
Wednesdays, 3:45–4:30pm
Mar 4 & 18


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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