This partial selection is not meant to serve as a web guide or a portal but represents a collection of materials used often in our courses. More sites can be found at the Brown Library Subject Site.
Over 3000 french and froncophone films have been collected with help from the Sevaux family fund, French Studies, the Rockfeller library and private donors. The information desk at the Friedman Center on Level A of the SciLi now serves as the service point. Library staff will retrieve requested titles and bring them to users at the Friedman desk. Circulation policies have not changed. Please note that over 60% of the holdings require en an international DVD player and need to be viewed on site (updated7/15/13).
- Feature Films
- Francophone Films
- LGBT Collection
- Music Videos and Concerts
- TV Programs and series
Note: XXX means the film is currently being processed. Check directly in Josiah.
French Grammar Resources
Antidote V.8 , the French spell checker and grammar tool. 55 copies installed on CIS servers in computer clusters across campus.
ELFE, Elementary French Exercises for the web.
Music Juke-Box@ Brown
300 Selected French and Francophone music sites. Some contain lyrics, others videos.
Cartoons/ Graphic Novels @ Brown
- Over 280 "bandes dessinées" and other graphic novels in the Francophone comic books at the Brown Library. Books are in the reserve collection at the Rockafeller Library.