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Subject Guide: Languages — French

To search the entire collection of print and electronic resources, go to e-Library.

Books in Print | Periodicals | Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, etc. | Subscription Databases | E-Journals | E-Books | Professional Associations | Other Online Resources

Books in Print: LC Call Numbers

Location In Stacks

Range | Subject
PC2001 - PC3761 | French Provencal - Romance Language
PQ1 - PQ3999 | French Literature
PQ3803 - PQ3989.2 | Francophone Literature

Periodicals in Print: DDCS Call Numbers

Location In Stacks

Location | Title
051 | Paris Review: 2003 to date
405 | Foreign Language Annals: 2003 to date
440.5 | French Review: 2004 to date
440.5 | Journal of French Language Studies: 1993 to date
840.5 | French Studies: 1947 to date
840.5 | La Nouvelle Revue Française: 1962 to date
840.5 | L'Esprit Créateur: 1961 to date
840.5 | Yale French Studies: 1948 to date

Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, etc.

Encyclopedias

Encyclopedia Britannica Onlinehttp://www.search.eb.com

Literatihttp://literati.credoreference.com

L'Encylopedie Decouvertehttp://www.worldbookonline.com/decouverte/home

Dictionaries

Cajun French-English Glossaryhttp://appl003.lsu.edu/artsci/frenchweb.nsf/$Content/Cajun+French+Glossary?OpenDocument

French Synonym Dictionaryhttp://www.crisco.unicaen.fr/Presentation-du-dictionnaire.html

Lexicon of French Termshttp://www.lettres.org/lexique/index.htm

Official Language Dictionaryhttp://franceterme.culture.fr/FranceTerme/

Quotation Dictionaryhttp://www.bribes.org/

Subscription Databases

Complete list of subscription databaseshttp://www.centenary.edu/library/research/databaseindex

Academic Search Complete • http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=web&defaultdb=a9h

ClasePeriodica • http://newfirstsearch.oclc.org/dbname=ClasePeriodica;FSIP

Ingenta • http://www.ingentaconnect.com/search/advanced

JSTOR Arts and Sciences I, II, and III - Interdisciplinary Collections • http://www.jstor.org/search/

ProQuest • http://www.il.proquest.com/pqdauto

Vente et Gestion • http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=web&defaultdb=frh

WorldCat • http://newfirstsearch.oclc.org/dbname=WorldCat;FSIP%20

E-Journals

Complete list of subscription e-journalshttp://www.centenary.edu/library/research/ejournals

Other suggested e-journals and e-journal collections:

Electronic Full Text Journals (Search "French") • http://atoz.ebsco.com.centenary.idm.oclc.org/Titles/3423?lang=en&lang.menu=en&lang.subject=en

Bibliotheque Virtuelle de Periodiqueshttp://www.biblio.ntic.org/

Directory of Open Access Journalshttp://www.doaj.org/home

EBSCO Open Access French CollectionExplore over 100 full text journals related to French.

L’Expresshttp://www.lexpress.fr/

Le Mondehttp://www.lemonde.fr/

Le Nouvel Observateur Quotidienhttp://tempsreel.nouvelobs.com/index.html

Le Parisienhttp://www.leparisien.fr/actualites-informations-direct-videos-parisien

Liberationhttp://www.liberation.fr/

Mots Pluriels et grande themes de notre tempshttp://motspluriels.arts.uwa.edu.au/

Paris Matchhttp://www.parismatch.com/

Republique Internationale des Lettreshttp://www.republique-des-lettres.fr/

Sympatico (Canadian) • http://sympatico.msn.ca/defaultf.aspx

E-Books

Complete list of subscription e-bookshttp://www.centenary.edu/library/research/ebooks

Other suggested e-books and e-book collections:

ABU: La Bibliotheque Universellehttp://abu.cnam.fr/

Directory of Open Access Books (DOAB)http://www.doabooks.org/

French Language Resources Electronic Text Centerhttp://etext.lib.virginia.edu/collections/languages/french/

Grande Bibliotheque Poetiquehttp://damienbe.chez.com/

Hathi Trust Digital Libraryhttp://www.hathitrust.org/

Internet Archivehttp://archive.org/details/texts

La Bibliotheque Electronique de Lisieuxhttp://www.bmlisieux.com/

La Page de Trismegiste: Montaigne, Pascal, Diderot, Rivarolhttp://www.bribes.org/trismegiste/index.htm

National Academy Presshttp://www.nap.edu/

Online Books Pagehttp://digital.library.upenn.edu/books/

Poesie Francaishttp://poesie.webnet.fr/home/index.html

Project Gutenberghttp://www.gutenberg.org/

Recueils de Poemes du 19th/20th centuryhttp://membres.lycos.fr/jccau/poesie/index.htm

Textes des Gustave Flauberthttp://pagesperso-orange.fr/jb.guinot/pages/textes.html

University of California Presshttp://publishing.cdlib.org/ucpressebooks//index_subjects.html

Professional Associations

Academie Francais • http://www.academie-francaise.fr/

American Council for Quebec Studies • http://lucking.net/canlinks/cl_quebec.htm

Association for Canadian Studies • http://www.acs-aec.ca/

European Language Resources Association • http://www.elra.info/

French Teachers Association • http://www.frenchteachers.org/

International Council for French Studies • http://www.cief.info/

International Federation of French Professors • http://www.fipf.info/

Other Suggested Online French Resources

ARTFL Project: French-English Dictionary • http://humanities.uchicago.edu/orgs/ARTFL/

Le Centre historique des archives nationals • http://www.archivesnationales.culture.gouv.fr/chan/

Foreign Language Teaching Forum: French • http://www.cortland.edu/flteach/flteach-res.html#french

France • http://www.france.com/

French Culinary Institute • http://www.frenchculinary.com/

French Culture & Literature • http://clicnet.swarthmore.edu/

French Grammar • http://www.cours.fse.ulaval.ca/frn-19972/

French Language Course Pages • http://www.jump-gate.com/languages/french/

French National Bibliography • http://bibliographienationale.bnf.fr/

French as a Second Language • http://aix1.uottawa.ca/~weinberg/french.html

French Studies • http://wess.lib.byu.edu/index.php/French_Studies_Web

Gallica • http://gallica.bnf.fr/

L'Abeille de la Nouvelle-Orleans - Jefferson Parish Library • http://www.jefferson.lib.la.us/genealogy/NewOrleansBeeMain.htm

L'Express Magazine • http://www.lexpress.fr/Express/

La France en relief • http://lafranceenrelief.maison-histoire.fr/

La Porte Des Lettres • http://www.portail.lettres.net/

La RéPublique Des Lettres • http://www.republique-des-lettres.com/

Le Mode interactif • http://www.lemonde.fr/

Les Capetines, Les Croisades • http://philae.sas.upenn.edu/French/french.html

Libération – Multimédia • http://www.liberation.fr/

New Orleans French Quarter • http://www.frenchquarter.com/

Paris Web Page • http://www.paris.org/

Voice of the Shuttle: Languages: French • http://vos.ucsb.edu/browse.asp?id=2719#id2420