National Library of France
Seats must be reserved. They can be reserved for immediate entry.
Before you can reserve a seat or documents, you must hold a valid reader pass for the Rez-de-Jardin level.
There are various types of seat, corresponding to different document media: basic seats for most printed materials, audio seats, video seats, etc.
Some seats are reserved for persons with disabilities : in the reservation system, choose "Situation de handicap", then "Mobilité réduite". There are also sound proof booths for visually impaired readers : choose a seat "Lecture et déficience visuelle".
Readers can connect to the internet using their own computers at any “basic seat with internet access”. Many ordinary basic seats also offer internet connections.
For the same day or in advance, you can:
In advance :
Seats can also be reserved in advance by calling the following number on Mondays between 13:00 and 19:00 and Tuesday to Saturday between 09:00 and 19:00: 01 53 79 57 01.
If you are delayed or need to cancel a reservation:
To be noted
Contact the INA information point at the East readers’ guidance desk or at the Inathèque reception desk in room P.
A release request must be made to consult closed-stack documents.
The following quantities may be ordered :for same-day consultation
|Printed material||Microforms||Audiovisual material||Reserve|
|Tuesday to Friday||15||10||10||10|
However, no more than 25 documents may be ordered on any given day.
WarningDocuments are reserved by telephone using their classification, which must be provided by the reader.
Thursday, March 22, 2012