FYI France

File 3: Ejournal and archive

by Jack Kessler,

October 15, 2015 issue. This file presents an archive copy of the issue of the FYI France ejournal, ISSN 1071-5916, which was distributed via email on October 15, 2015.

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Versions of the following have appeared online regularly, since 1992, as a feature of the FYI France ejournal, ISSN 1071-5916, which is distributed for free via email every month except August. Ejournal subscriptions may be obtained via email request to:

Here this file is one of a number made available -- hopefully attractively, all in one place, and relevant to libraries and online digital information work in France and Europe. Please email suggestions for improvements to me at




Paris 8ème, bibliothèques


E very arrondissement of Paris can be like a village -- some of them once were -- not just historically, too, and very like many neighborhoods now engulfed within similarly-enormous mega-cities elsewhere. Paris arrondissements can show a resident, or an inquisitive walker, great differences among its quartiers, and wonderful variety.

Not least, among its bibliothèques... The following are a few which may be encountered, both online in their often-beautiful digital-library formats, and physically located in their often-beautiful premises in the Paris 8ème --