Your multimedia e-library!

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What is Culturethèque ?

Culturethèque is the online library of the French Cultural Network. The most important titles from the French press, comics, novels, works on current themes (such as WWI or climate), self-training modules, books for French-language learners, articles on the human sciences, concert recordings, web documentaries … An online library of 200 000 documents available 24/7 for everybody! Easy to use, you will access all the resources you want in just a few clicks. The library is available from any smartphone, tablet, e-book reader or computer.

Important to know

Culturethèque is only for members and students of Alliances Françaises.

To be included, send a request by email to: with your first and last name.


Not a member yet? Join the community of the Alliance Française Ottawa today and enjoy a lot of benefits!


How to use Culturethèque

Go to Culturethèque to navigate.



Alliance française Ottawa’s favorites on Culturethèque :

Novels :

Comicbooks :

Music :