Category Archives: France

The Trapèze library – Boulogne-Billancourt

Quite small, the library opened in September, 2012 and covers over 450 m² in a structure which includes the National Game Center too. However, there are 6,000 registered users and a big attendance. Still while we continually declare that people … Continue reading

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The media library Gustave Eiffel : An innovative project !

Dear Erasmus Classmates, We continued our French project around the third place libraries. Now, we would like to present you the media library called Gustave Eiffel (the creator of the Eiffel Tower), which is located near Paris, in a city … Continue reading

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An Original Library In Paris

Hello Erasmus group! Do you like and do you read mangas? If you like this kind of reading, there’s a place in Paris where you have to go! The Manga Café is a library and a bookshop specialized in Mangas. … Continue reading

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French tutored project : we need your help !

Dear Erasmus class mates ! We would like to present you our tutored French project around the profession of librarian. First of all, what’s a tutored project ??? It’s a project we have to make all along this year at University … Continue reading

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Third Place Libraries : Our French Project

Introduction We chose to treat the subject of third place libraries for several reasons. First of all, this kind of library presents a non insignificant social interest when we consider the concurrency of the Internet. Indeed, most of libraries, in … Continue reading

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visit of Sevran library

Thank you for your dynamic report which is encouraging ! Let me complete the social geography of the district in which the library is located. Indeed, the library is embedded in multiple municipal entities such as: -The house of Marcel … Continue reading

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Sevran Library’s Photos

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Visit of Sevran library

Hello dear colleagues, Here is the first report of the French group. It concerns the visit of a library in a difficult environment. This report is divided into 4 parts: the environment, the description of the library, the activities and … Continue reading

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A particular environment

Our first visit was one of the libraries in Sevran, named Marguerite Yourcenar. Sevran is a Parisian suburb, located north of the capital. As a former industrial city, it enjoys today a remarkable ethnic mixture, after several waves of immigration. … Continue reading

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Our discovery of the library

The Library Marguerite Yourcenar was inaugurated in 1993. As we said, it is part of a network which includes 3 libraries, 1 multimedia library and 1 bookmobile which stops in two different places in Sevran. The Library Marguerite Yourcenar is … Continue reading

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