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Enjoy a dynamic collection of items for every age, language level and interest!

Come check out our collection of French language books!  We have more than a thousand books covering a wide range of topics and genres. These books will be a pleasure for the whole family, including adults, teens, and children. You can consult the online catalog to search and place holds on items.

Send an email to  Virginie, your librarian.

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Loan conditions

Free loan of books, CDs, and DVDs  for AF Silicon Valley  and AF San Francisco Members on presentation of a valid membership card. Please provide a form of identification and current address.
Non members can borrow books, DVDs, and CDs for a fee of $0.50 per item and per loan period.

To become a member of the Alliance Française Silicon Valley or to renew your membership, click here.

The loan period is 3 weeks. Each item can be renewed once, for a new loan period of 3 weeks, unless the book, CD, or DVD is already requested.

At any given time, a member of the library can borrow a maximum of:

  • 6 items (books, CDs, and/or DVDs) for a standard membership or no membership
  • 10 items for a family with a family membership

Daily Late fee 0.50 daily  item.
Processing fee for lost item $10

This library exists thanks to generous book donations and our team of dedicated volunteers. We deeply thank everybody for their generosity and support.

If you want to help us or have a question, please contact us at library@afscv.org.

Donation policy

We are currently not accepting book donations.

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Office hours:
Tuesdays 10am-2pm
Thursdays 11am-1pm

Saturdays 10am-12pm

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       Los Gatos, CA 95032

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