For the collections of the Royal then National Library, from the origins to the present day:
For the collections of the former Bibliothèque du Conservatoire de Paris, various paper files are available in the Department's reading room: authors / anonymous authors, titles, libretti, iconography, lyric writers, literary and music documents.
The whole of the paper file 'authors / anonymous authors' will be loaded into the Catalogue général de la BnF in 2018 and then available online.
For archives collections:
Some of these collections are not listed in the digitized catalogues. Some of them are available via paper files or catalogues in the reading room (ex: Coirault and Weckerlin collections, libretti).
For certain collections, readers have only paper inventories at their disposal.
Various printed catalogues are also available to readers:
Friday, September 2, 2016
Opera Library :