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Concours de traduction 2020

Due to Covid – 19 outbreak, the programme of Francophonie is suspended. Information will be given later on rescheduling events, when possible. We are sorry for the inconvenience. To register, click here Read More »

OPAC (Online Public Access Catalogue)

OPAC (Online Public Access Catalogue) AFM Members and AFM students can view online resources available in our library using OPAC at  mediatheques-afinde.org There is nothing better than curling up with a good book and being transported into another world. Especially for those who want to avoid the autumn season and while a novel is a welcome gift for any book lover. There ... Read More »

Culturetheque

A digital platform where one can have access from anywhere to French books, news papers, magazine and movies apart from the resources available in our library. Culturethèque is one of the best tools to explore our reading and listening competence. Over there you can access an amazing treasure trove French culture, E-books, E-comics, music, documentaries and films and much more!!! ... Read More »

Lire en fête sur culturethèque

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Media Library

Ours is not just another library, but a veritable cultural & intellectual melting pot, thronged by people of different nationalities, age groups, professions & intellectual orientations. Located at the heart of one of the most happening places in Chennai, the library houses  a collection of over 6,200 books on various subjects like Philosophy, Psychology, Social Sciences, Science & Technology, French ... Read More »

General Information

Opening hours of the Media library: From Tuesday to Friday: 9h – 18h Saturday: 10h – 18h Sunday: 10h – 17h Closed on Mondays and public holidays Contact: Librarian: Dev prashant SAMBANDAN Tel: +91 44 2827 9803 / 2827 1477 E-mail: librarian[at]af-madras.org Read More »

Services Offered

Services Offered: Internet access: Four computer workstations with high speed internet connectivity where students can expand their knowledge of French language and culture Free access to our online multimedia library: through the CULTURETHEQUE website, members may enjoy online access to e-books and comics, hundreds of papers and magazines, as well as music and videos. Students will also improve their french ... Read More »

Membership & Tariff

AF Madras Library Tariffs OPTIONS Fee Validity Documents lent Basic Library membership Rs. 1,000/- One year (for the duration of the course for AFM students) FOR 3 WEEKS: 4 books FREE for AFM students & French language teachers Multimedia Library Membership Rs. 2,000/-* One year (for the duration of the course for AFM students) FOR 3 WEEKS: 4 books FOR ... Read More »

Rules & Regulations of the Library

Membership: 1. Library membership: Library membership is open to the residents of Chennai and its suburbs. Documents required for opening a Library membership are: valid photo ID (Voter ID card, passport, driving license, Aadhar Card, pan card, Employment ID card of Government or MNC staff) recent stamp sized photographs Proof of address (a photocopy of ration card, lease or rental ... Read More »

Rendez-vous & other events

The “Rendez-vous Mensuel” is an event conducted on the 1st Saturday of every month, in the library, wherein our students learning the French language, get an opportunity to meet the native French speakers and interact with them on various contemporary issues in France, thereby acquiring an in-depth knowledge of the French language & culture. All are welcome for this program. ... Read More »