Our Media centre

Media Centre

The Resource Centre of the Alliance Française de Canberra provides a very wide range of French books, audio-books, CDS and DVDs.


Opening hours

Monday: 2pm -7.30pm
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: 9.30am - 1pm & 2pm - 7.30pm
Friday: 2pm - 5pm
Saturday: 9.15am - 12.15pm

Monday to Friday 9.00am to 5pm during school holidays.

Membership card

Your membership card enables you to borrow the following items: books, audio books, CDs, DVDs, and magazines.
Up to 6 items, including books, magazines, CDs, audio-books: for 3 weeks
Up to 2 DVDs : for 1 week.

Come and make your choice now!


Our collection

More than 8600 items can be borrowed. All the genres are represented! From literature to poetry, plays, biographies, autobiographies, philosophy, political sciences, economics, history, law, detective novels, art books, travel books.

The Resource Centre also provides a range of more than 850 DVDs of both classic old French movies and recent films. You have a very large choice: action, comedy, adventure, drama, fantastic, thriller, cartoon film, documentary and history.

The Resource Centre also receives French magazines: Paris Match, l’Express, Vogue, Premiere, Elle à Table, Geo…

The Resource Centre proposes audiotapes and CDs of “retro” and recent French music: Edith Piaf, Jacques Brel, Julien Clerc, Francis Cabrel, Zebda, M, Manau…

As a member of the Alliance Française, you are able to borrow our items: click here to become a member!

Bonne lecture, bonne écoute et bon film!