Library Access

You must be or become a member of the Alliance Française in order to check out materials from the library.

Library Hours

Day(s) From To
Mondays – Thursday: 9.30 am 5.30 pm
Fridays: 9:30 am 3:30 pm
Saturdays: 9.30 am 3.30 pm

Loan Guidelines

The loan period is 4 weeks for books and 2 weeks for DVDs, magazines & newspapers.

Items may be renewed up to two times unless another AF member has requested them.

  • Books: up to 4 at a time
  • Books for children: up to 4 at a time
  • Magazines & Newspapers: up to 2 at a time (the last 2 issues are non-circulating)
  • DVDs: up to 2 at a time


Please sign your items out in the Checkout Binder located on the reception desk.

Students and members are welcome to do French homework, consult reference books, borrow books or tapes, browse through our collection of periodicals. Free Wi-Fi connection available to our members.

Loss, damage or failure to return borrowed items: If an overdue item you have checked out is not returned after three reminders, or if an item is damaged or lost, you must pay to replace the item(s) in full or lose your library privileges. Alternatively, you may purchase another copy of the lost or damaged item(s).

Thank you for adhering to these policies, which help us insure that all members have equal access to the collection.

AF Dallas update as of March 30, 2020:

Adults & Kids Classes are back... ONLINE!

We are happy and proud to report our first virtual group and private classes kick off online.

Click HERE to read the full message from our Executive Director.

Merci et à bientôt - EN LIGNE! 

Please note the AF facilities remain closed to the public during this time.