The BnF

Practical information


'Attack level' Vigipirate plan
Until further notice:

  • Please bring a valid proof of identity to enter the library
  • The West entrance of François-Mitterrand library is closed
  • Only “cabin” baggages (55cm × 35cm × 25cm) are allowed within the BnF premises.

Priority access is allowed to:

• readers of the Research Library (Rez-de-jardin level)
• people with disabilities
• pregnant women
• users over 60

Please pay attention to the signage created for that purpose.

Friday, December 2, 2016


Acceptable use policy concerning computing equipments [file .pdf – 29 Ko – 12/03/05 – 1 p.]