Rare Books Reserve
75706 Paris Cedex 13
Reading room of the Rare Books Reserve (room Y)
© Béatrice Lucchese / BnF
Room Y is open to the readers of the Research Library.
The Rare Books Reserve’s collections may be consulted on the basis of a reasoned request; their release is subject to authorization by the reading room’s chief librarian. Requests should be made on-site using paper order forms.
Readers should use the elevators located in the back of Room T (Rez-de-Jardin) to access Room Y.
From Tuesday to Saturday:9.00am-6.00pm
Closed on Sunday.
Documents must be requested before 5.00pm.
Closed on public holidays:
Annual closure of all sites in Paris (François-Mitterrand, Richelieu, Louvois, Arsenal and Opera libraries): from 1 to 10 September 2017.
Monday, November 7, 2016