John & Francine Haskell Library

Welcome to the leading French library in the United States!

Become a FIAF Member and enjoy access to our extensive collection of books, magazines, DVDs, as well as the Culturethèque digital library. Learn more about the Library here.


Library Book Club


Library Program

Cercles de lecture

Thursdays at 6:30pm
Intermediate B1: Nov 14
Advanced B2: Dec 5
Adv. Beginner A2: Dec 12
FIAF Haskell Library

Explore French literature while honing your language skills in monthly book groups at the Library.


This Week at the Library


Library Program

Zero faute!

Wednesdays at 6:30pm
Nov 20 & Dec 11
FIAF Haskell Library

Hone your listening comprehension skills in this classic exercise in writing correct French.

Library Program

Faites vos jeux!

Thursdays at 6:30pm
Nov 21 - Taboo
FIAF Haskell Library

Team up with fellow FIAF students to practice your French while playing fun games en français.


Visit, Browse, Borrow!


Hours & Location

Mon: 4–8pm
Tue–Thu: 11:30am–8pm
Fri: 12–4pm
Sat: 10–3pm

22 East 60th Street
2nd Floor
New York, NY 10022

Online Catalog

Get access to the online Library catalog to reserve titles, renew materials, look up due dates, rate you reads, and share recommendations with other Library members.

Culturethèque Digital Library

Get French eBooks, magazines, films, bandes dessinées, podcasts, and more for your tablet from FIAF’s digital library. Free for FIAF Members!

Get a Library Account

To borrow materials and get full access to the Library's programs and services, you must become a FIAF Member and then set up your Library account.

Collections/Resources

40,000 books, 1,500 DVDs, French learning guides, newspapers, and magazines for adults as well as children of all ages.

Study Center & French Learning Resources

The Library's Jacques and Alexandre Leviant Centre d’Auto-Apprentissage offers materials and services that help you enhance your French learning experience at FIAF.

Library Kids' Corner

A special reading and playtime space for children and parents is located in a cozy corner of the FIAF Library.