Selecting French material

French Language

Enjoy a variety of French language resources including animated talking books, eBooks, eAudiobooks, eMusic, eVideo, eLearning and research tools.

When you are accessing these databases from outside the library you may be prompted to enter your library barcode. Databases marked by a Canadian flag Canadian content contain substantial Canadian content.

Find French Resources

Access Video on Demand
Explore 40,000+ videos on a variety of topics including french culture, history, language, literature and drama.
View all World Language material and filter by French to view French material only.
Livres électroniques pour cyberenfants.
Talking picture books, read alongs, audio books, puzzles and games for children in French. Part of the TumbleBook Library collection.
Encyclopaedia Universalis In Library | From Home
Access a French language encyclopedia ideal for the advanced French reader. Read or listen to articles.
Enjoy a variety of digital magazines including two French language titles Coup de Pouce and Cool!
Libraries on the Go
Check out a title from our growing French collection. Go to Search > Advanced Search and select French Language to quickly view the 1,000 + titles for children, teens and adults.
Naxos Music Library
Includes a large collection of World Music including music from various French speaking countries.
Accessing from home? Your passcode is your library barcode.
Notre mémoire en ligne Canadian content
Enjoy access to a rich collection of early Canadian print heritage featuring works published from the time of the first European settlers up to the early 20th Century.
Publications in English, French (34,000+) and some First Nations languages are available.
Universalis Junior In Library | From Home
Access a French language encyclopedia for children and teens. If you are unsure what some of the text means, try viewing the equivalent English article. If you are brushing up on your pronunciation, you can listen to the articles.

Featured Content


We've added two French magazines, Cool! and Coup de Pouce, to our Flipster digital magazine service.

Cool! Coup de Pouce

Libraries on the Go

Read and / or listen to French titles from our growing French collection.

Harry Potter Marqué La Dame Capitaine Static Maman Je T'aime L'Épouse du MacKinnon Drame Le Petit Prince