The BnF

Shops and Refreshment areas

Shops and Refreshment aeras - François-Mitterrand Library

Refreshment aeras

Café des globes

Café des globes

The café des Globes (Haut-de-jardin level, Western hall)

The café des Globes (Western Hall)  is open from Tuesday to Saturday (10 a.m. – 6.30 p.m.) and on Sundays, from 1 p.m. to 6.30 p.m. You can eat on site hot or cold food; 130 seats are available.

Haut-de-jardin level, Eastern hall

In the picnic area in the "foyer du Petit auditorium": hot and cold drinks and sandwiches vending-machines...

Rez-de-jardin level (Research library)

  • The café des Temps (club des Temps) is open from Tuesday to Saturday (10 a.m. – 6. p.m.). Food to eat in is served at the bar: hot tarts, pasta, soups, salads, sandwiches, desserts and hot and cold drinks.
  • Club des Lettres and Club des Nombres: drinks and sandwiches vending-machines.
  • Club des Lois and Eastern information desk: drinks vending-machines


A sales counter offering an extensive range of BnF's published items is open in the library's East entrance hall (hall Est).

Open from Tuesday to Saturday from 10.00am to 7.00pm without interruption and on Sunday from 1.00pm to 7.00pm.

Tel. : 33 (0)1 45 83 39 81

BnF Publications

Friday, April 15, 2016


Le règlement des espaces ouverts au public [fichier .pdf – 241 Ko – 24/08/15 – 27 p.]