Culturethèque is a free French-language online multimedia library, maintained by the Institut Français du Royaume-Uni.

How can you access the Culturethèque online French library?

You have to register at

What French resources are available on Culturethèque?

– audio books, podcasts, and recordings of lectures
– over 5,000 e-books: contemporary and classic novels, essays, travel guides and cookbooks, information on studying in France, rare editions from the seventeenth and eighteenth century, and much more
– on-demand video of French films and over 500 documentaries on topical issues such as climate change, ecology, immigration, and religion…

All these resources are classified according to your level of French. For instance, if you are looking for a book and you have a B2 level, you can search « book B2 » and you will find something that suits you!