ABU: la Bibliothèque Universelle A site of hundreds of texts that allows searching across an entire work.
ARTFL FRANTEXT Consists of nearly 2000 texts, ranging from classic works of French literature to various kinds of non-fiction prose and technical writing. The eighteenth, nineteenth and twentieth centuries are about equally represented, with a smaller selection of seventeenth century texts as well as some medieval and Renaissance texts.
Athena Literature is one section on this huge site. "Textes d'auteurs d'expression française" links to full-text French works. "Books" has other European writers.
Balzac: La comedie humaine
Hathi Trust digital library A digital repository of collections (books and journals) of some of the major research libraries in the United States. More than 30% of the content is in the public domain or Creative Commons licensed and is freely available to view, download and print. Items designated with "Full view" are available for download.
Réseau francophone des bibliothèques nationales numériques Consulter des journaux, des revues, des livres, des cartes et des plans, des archives numérisés issus des collections d'une dizaine d'institutions documentaires de l'espace francophone.
Bibliothèque Nationale de France Available in French & English, this website provides the searchable catalog for the French National Library. Internal links include Cultural Events, the Library, Collections, the Digital Library, Practical Information, the BnF Catalogues Services and Virtual Exhibitions.
Union Catalog of France Catalogue collectif de la France
The European Library The European Library is a free service that offers access to the resources of the 48 national libraries of Europe in 20 languages.
French Studies Broad coverage of various types of sources, including literature, linguistics & culture put together by the European Studies Section (ESS) of Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL).
Cairn Created in September 2005 by four Belgian and French publishers, today Cairn offers the most comprehensive collection of publications in the French language in the humanities and social sciences available online.
Archives Nationales sont réparties sur trois sites: