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Resources for French and Francophone Studies

1. General Resources & Reference Materials (Dictionaries, encyclopedias, linguistic

materials, etc.)

2.Libraries & Library Catalogues (paper & digital) & French Texts Online

3.French Film/Cinema

4.French Sites of Standard Portals & Search Engines

5.French Publishers/Booksellers

6.Language Teaching & French Language Resources

7.Museums & Image Collections

8.Government and Language

9.Higher Education in France

10.Francophonie

11. Radio & Television

12. History & Culture

13. Middle Ages

14. Sixteenth Century

15. Seventeenth Century

16. Eighteenth Century

17. Nineteenth/Twentieth Century

18. French Press - Major French newspapers, magazines, etc.

19. French Tourism

20. Academic Journals

21. Other

 

 

1. General Resources & Reference Materials                  

(Dictionaries, encyclopedias, linguistic materials, etc.)

  • Adminet («un Centre de Cyber-Documentation offrant des informations générales sur les institutions, les services publics français et de manière plus générale sur toutes les ressources Internet disponibles»)                                           http://www.adminet.com/index_fr.html
  • Anglais-Français / Français-Anglais (Free Online Translation Dictionary)
    http://www.wordreference.com/fr/
  • Argot - French Slang
    http://french.about.com/library/vocab/argot/bl-argot.htm
  • ARTFL - a database research tool for the French Language
    http://artfl-project.uchicago.edu/
    • ARTFL Dictionaries
      http://artfl-project.uchicago.edu/node/17
    • ARTFL Encyclopédie
      http://encyclopedie.uchicago.edu/
  • Le Barbery (Online French rhyming dictionary)
    http://www.barbery.net/lebarbery/
  • Base Échantillon des Dictionnaires Français Anciens
    http://www.chass.utoronto.ca/~wulfric/naf/index.html
  • Belgian Digital Newspapers (Project Scope: 1831 to 1950)
    http://belgica.kbr.be/fr/coll/jour/jour_fr.html
  • Collins: Français-Anglais / English-French 2005 Dictionary
    http://dictionary.reverso.net/
  • Le Web En France (CNRS)                                                                                                                                                                 http://www.urec.cnrs.fr/annuaire/
  • CSTIC (Commission Spécialisée de Terminologie et de Néologie de l'Informatique et des Composants Electroniques)
    http://ensmp.net/cstic/
  • Le Dictionnaire
    http://www.le-dictionnaire.com/
  • Dictionary with contextual information, images, and multilingual translations                                                               http://www.logos.net/languages/index_fr.html
  • Dictionnaire de l'Académie française: Base Échantillon analytique, 1694-1935                     http://www.chass.utoronto.ca/~wulfric/academie/
  • Dictionnaire des synonymes                                                                                                                                           http://www.crisco.unicaen.fr/Presentation-du-dictionnaire.html
  • Encyclopedia of Diderot and d'Alembert
    http://quod.lib.umich.edu/d/did/
  • Ent'revues: le catalogue des revues culturelles
    http://www.entrevues.org/
  • Fabula (actualités et ressources pour les études littéraires)
    http://www.fabula.org/
  • Foreignword.com
    http://www.foreignword.com/
  • La France pratique
    http://www.pratique.fr/
  • FranceTerme (Les termes publiés par la Commission générale de terminologie et de néologie au Journal officiel de la République française)
    http://franceterme.culture.fr/FranceTerme/
  • French Dictionaries from About.com
    http://french.about.com/od/dictionaries/French_Dictionaries_and_Word_Lists.htm
  • French-English & English-French dictionary                                                                   http://www.oxfordlanguagedictionaries.com/
  • French-English/English-French Dictionary (technical)                                                                                           http://wwwrocq.inria.fr/~deschamp/www/CMTI/LFA.html
  • French Resource Center (Rutgers University)
    http://frenchrc.rutgers.edu/en/index.htm
  • French Thesaurus
    http://www.dictionnaire-synonymes.com/
  • French TTS (text to speech) system (Converts any machine-readable text into speech)                                          http://www.bell-labs.com/project/tts/french.html
  • FYI France                                                                                                                                                                             http://www.fyifrance.com/
  • Historic Dictionaries and Historical French
    http://globegate.utm.edu/french/globegate_mirror/histdico.html
  • Intute
    http://www.intute.ac.uk/mlas/
  • Kidon Media Links                                                                                                                                                                                        http://www.kidon.com/media-link/index.php
  • Lexicool (Online bilingual and multilingual dictionaries)                                                                                     http://www.lexicool.com/
  • Lexilogos                                                                                                                                                                                                 http://www.lexilogos.com/index.htm       
  • Leximagne: Gateway to Nearly 800 French Dictionaries                                                                                                       http://www.utm.edu/departments/french/dico.shtml
  • Lire: le magazine littéraire                                                                                                                                                             http://www.lexpress.fr/culture/livre/
  • Research Guides: French Language and Literature (New York University)

    http://nyu.libguides.com/FrenchLit

  • Synonymes                                                                                                                                                                          http://www.synonymes.com/
  • Tennessee Bob's Famous French Links                                                                                                                                             http://www.utm.edu/departments/french/french.html

  • Trésor de la Langue Française informatisé (TLFI)                                                                                                                                http://atilf.atilf.fr/tlfi/

  • University of California Berkeley Library: French Studies (Research Tools; Library Guides; etc.)                   http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/doemoff/french/

  • Voice of the Shuttle (UC Santa Barbara)
    http://vos.ucsb.edu/browse.asp?id=2719#id961
  • Vous cherchez une citation?
    http://www.iladit.com/
  • WESS (Western European Specialists Section)
    http://wess.lib.byu.edu/index.php/Main_Page
  • Yahoo! - Regional > Countries > France
    http://dir.yahoo.com/Regional/countries/france
  • YourDictionary.com                                                                                                                                                            http://www.yourdictionary.com/languages/romance.html#french


Libraries & Library Catalogues (paper & digital) & French Texts Online

  • ABU: La bibliothèque universelle (online access to literature in the public domain)
    http://abu.cnam.fr/
  • Archives de l'État en Belgique                                                                                                                                                            http://arch.arch.be/
  • Athena (links to French texts, other literatures, and translations)
    http://un2sg4.unige.ch/athena/html/francaut.html
  • Belgian Library Catalogues available over the Internet
    http://lib.ua.ac.be/BELCAT/
  • Bibliothèque et Archives du Canada
    http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/
  • La bibliothèque électronique de Lisieux
    http://www.bmlisieux.com/
  • Bibliothèque du Film
    http://www.bifi.fr/public/index.php
  • Bibliothèque nationale de France
    http://catalogue.bnf.fr/
  • Bibliothèque nationale de France - Gallica   1 million + documents                                                                                                 http://gallica.bnf.fr/
  • Bibliothèque Centre Pompidou (publique d'information)
    http://www.bpi.fr/fr/index.html
  • Bibliothèque Royale de Belgique
    http://www.kbr.be/
  • Le catalogue du Système Universitaire de Documentation
    http://www.sudoc.abes.fr/
  • C.E.T.E.: Centre d'Edition de Textes Electroniques (Moyen-Âge; XVIème siècle; l'Afrique au XIXème siècle; Mémoires et travaux)
    http://palissy.humana.univ-nantes.fr/CETE/CETE.html
  • Club des Poètes (you can read and listen to poems on this group's site)

    http://www.poesie.net/index.php

  • Electronic Journals Library: Romance Studies                                                                                                                                http://rzblx1.uni-regensburg.de/ezeit/fl.phtml?bibid=AAAAA&colors=7&lang=en&notation=I

  • French Studies Library Group                                                                                                                                                     http://fslg.libr.port.ac.uk/

  • French Studies Web («provides annotated links to scholarly web resources» )                                                         http://wess.lib.byu.edu/index.php/French_Studies_Web

  • Index Translationum                                                                                                                                                                    http://portal.unesco.org/culture/en/ev.php-URL_ID=7810&URL_DO=DO_TOPIC&URL_SECTION=201.html

  • Poésie française (poèmes de langue française, du Moyen-Âge au début du XXème siècle)                                       http://poesie.webnet.fr/home/index.html

  • Poésie sur la Toile                                                                                                                                                                                   http://pedagogie.ac-amiens.fr/lettres/Pages/poesie.htm

  • Québécois Library Catalogues                                                                                                                                                      http://www.bibl.ulaval.ca/mieux/chercher/ch_autres_bibliotheques
  •          Sibel: Sciences de l'information et des bibliothèques en ligne  

    http://www.enssib.fr/base-de-signets/

  • Swiss Library Catalogs                                                                                                                                                                                http://www.switch.ch/edu/libraries/

  • Vive Voix: anthologie sonore de poésie                                                                                                                             http://wheatoncollege.edu/academic/academicdept/French/ViveVoix/Resources/parauteur.html

  • Western European Library Catalogues                                                                                                                                         http://wess.lib.byu.edu/index.php/European_Library_Catalogs

  • WESS (Online Text Collections in Western European Literature)                                                                                   http://wess.lib.byu.edu/index.php/Online_Text_Collections_in_Western_European_Literature



French Film/Cinema

  • AlloCine
    http://www.allocine.fr
  • La Bibliothèque du film
    http://www.bifi.fr/public/index.php
  • Bifi
    http://www.bifi.fr/
  • Les Cahiers du Cinéma
    http://www.cahiersducinema.com/
  • Le Centre National de la Cinématographie
    http://www.cnc.fr/
  • La Cinémathèque Française
    http://www.cinematheque.fr/
  • Cinopsis
    http://www.cinopsis.be/home.cfm?lang=fr
  • Glossaire de termes cinématographiques
    http://www.cndp.fr/cav/amours/2_glossa0.htm
  • Institut National de l'Audiovisuel (audiovisual archive center and digital image databank)                                http://www.ina.fr/
  • The Internet Movie Database

    http://www.imdb.com/

  • Première - Magazine de Cinéma                                                                                                                                     http://www.premiere.fr/




French Sites of Standard Portals & Search Engines

  • AOL
    http://www.aol.fr/
  • Google France
    http://www.google.fr/
  • Kagibi                                                                                                                                                                                                      http://www.kagibi.net/
  • La Toile du Québec
    http://www.toile.com/
  • Voila
    http://www.voila.fr/
  • Wikipedia
    http://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikip%C3%A9dia:Accueil_principal
  • Yahoo! France
    http://fr.yahoo.com/



French Publishers/Booksellers

  • 10/18
    http://www.10-18.fr/index.php
  • Abebooks.fr
    http://www.abebooks.fr/
  • Akilit: Livres anciens et d'occasion
    http://www.akilit.com/
  • Alapage (Online bookstore)                                                                                                                                                             http://www.alapage.com/
  • Albin-Michel                                                                                                                                                                                                       http://www.albin-michel.fr/
  • Alibris (Sells new, used, rare, and out-of-print books
    http://www.alibris.com/
  • Armand Colin                                                                                                                                                                                                 http://www.armand-colin.com/
  • Aux Amateurs de Livres International
    http://www.auxam.fr/
  • BDnet
    http://www.bdnet.com/
  • BIEF (Bureau International de l'Edition Française)
    http://www.bief.org/
  • Chapitre
    http://www.chapitre.com/
  • DILICOM: Le Réseau du Livre
    http://dilicom-prod.centprod.com/index.html;jsessionid=B306ED85AA428A6CF638292C85E5253F
  • Droz
    http://www.droz.org/siteDroz/index.php
  • Les Editions de Minuit                                                                                                                                           http://www.leseditionsdeminuit.com/f/index.php
  • Electre
    http://www.electre.com/
  • ELLUG (Editions littéraires et linguistiques de l'université de Grenoble)
    http://w3.u-grenoble3.fr/ellug/index.html/
  • European Books (Limited selection, but located in San Francisco which may speed delivery)   http://www.europeanbook.com/hyper.html
  • L'Ex-Libris
    http://www.lexlibris.com/
  • FNAC
    http://www.fnac.com/
  • Gallimard                                                                                                                                                                                               http://www.gallimard.fr/
  • IMEC (InstitutMémoires de l'Edition Contemporaine)                                                                                                                 http://www.imec-archives.com/
  • Jean Touzot
    http://www.touzot.fr/en/home.asp
  • Nouvelle donne
    http://www.nouvelle-donne.net/
  • Pierre Marteau's Publishing House
    http://www.pierre-marteau.com/index.html
  • Powell's Books (especially useful for new/used critical theory books)
    http://www.powells.com/
  • Presses Universitaires de France (PUF)                                                                                                                                 http://www.puf.com/wiki/Accueil
  • Presses Universitaires du Septentrion
    http://www.septentrion.com/
  • Slatkine
    http://www.slatkine.com/
  • Syndicat National de l'Édition
    http://www.sne.fr/
  • Syndicat national de la Librairie Ancienne et Moderne
    http://www.slam-livre.com/



Language Teaching & French Language Resources

  • About.com French Teaching Tips and Tools                                                                                                      http://french.about.com/od/teachingresources/French_Teaching_Tips_and_Tools.htm
  • AIFS Abroad - France
    http://www.aifsabroad.com/france/
  • Alysse Weinberg's Resources for Students and Teachers of French as a Second Language
    http://aix1.uottawa.ca/~weinberg/french.html
  • American Association of Teachers of French
    http://www.frenchteachers.org/
  • Acquiring French Vocabulary                                                                                                                                                       http://globegate.utm.edu/french/globegate_mirror/vocab.html
  • Association de Français Langue Etrangère
    http://fle.asso.free.fr/liens/index.htm
  • BBC Languages (French)
    http://www.bbc.co.uk/languages/french/index.shtml
  • BonPatron
    http://bonpatron.com/en/
  • Canadian Parents for French
    http://www.cpf.ca/
  • Le Centre Pédagogique du Village Planétaire                                                                                                                         http://ensmp.net/~jpaulsen/gvfrench.html
  • ClicNet (Swarthmore College)
    http://clicnet.swarthmore.edu/
  • Council on International Educational Exchange
    http://www.ciee.org/
  • Fairfax County Public Schools-French Instruction
    http://www.fcps.edu/DIS/OHSICS/forlang/french/
  • French Studies Resources (University of Adelaide)
    http://www.adelaide.edu.au/library/guide/hum/french/
  • Global Teaching Learning - French Web Sites (World Languages Resources for K-12 Teachers and Parents)
    http://www.globalteachinglearning.com/home/wwwfrench.shtml
  • Go-abroad.com (Study abroad resources)
    http://www.goabroad.com/
  • HAPAX: French Resources on the Web
    http://hapax.be.sbc.edu/
  • How to write a C.V in French
    http://french.about.com/library/writing/bl-cv.htm
  • L@BD
    http://www.labd.cndp.fr/
  • Office québécois de la langue française
    http://www.olf.gouv.qc.ca/
  • Le Point du FLE: Apprendre le français
    http://www.lepointdufle.net/
  • Tex's French Grammar (Humorous and helpful French Grammar site through the University of Texas at Austin)
    http://www.laits.utexas.edu/tex/



Museums & Image Collections

  • Centre Pompidou
    http://www.centrepompidou.fr/
  • Musée des arts et métiers
    http://www.arts-et-metiers.net/
  • Musée Carnavalet
    http://www.paris.fr/portail/Culture/Portal.lut?page_id=6468
  • Musée de Cluny (Middle Ages)
    http://www.musee-moyenage.fr/
  • Musée Dapper (museum of the arts and cultures of the Caribbean, Africa, and their diasporas)
    http://www.dapper.com.fr/
  • Musée du Louvre
    http://www.louvre.fr/llv/commun/home.jsp
  • Musée Marmottan
    http://www.marmottan.com/
  • Musée d'Orsay
    http://www.musee-orsay.fr/en/home.html
  • Musée du Quai Branly
    http://www.quaibranly.fr/
  • Palais de Tokyo
    http://www.palaisdetokyo.com/
  • Le Petit Palais
    http://www.paris.fr/portail/Culture/Portal.lut?page_id=6228
  • Réunion des Musées Nationaux
    http://www.rmn.fr/
  • Musée de la Vie Romantique                                                                                                                                                                       http://www.paris.fr/portail/Culture/Portal.lut?page_id=5851



Government and Language

  • L'Académie française
    http://www.academie-francaise.fr/
  • Délégation générale à la langue française et aux langues de France                                                 http://www.culture.gouv.fr/culture/dglf/garde.htm
  • La Documentation Française
    www.ladocumentationfrancaise.fr
  • Embassy of France in Washington
    http://ambafrance-us.org/spip.php?rubrique=2
  • France Diplomatie
    http://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr/en/
  • Legifrance (French government documents and French laws)
    http://www.legifrance.gouv.fr/home.jsp
  • Le Ministère de la culture
    http://www.culture.gouv.fr/
  • Paris
    http://www.parisinfo.com/


 

Higher Education in France

  • Université de Paris III (Sorbonne Nouvelle)
    http://www.univ-paris3.fr/
  • Université de Paris IV (Sorbonne)
    http://www.paris-sorbonne.fr/fr/
  • Université de Paris X (Nanterre)
    http://www.u-paris10.fr/
  • Ecole des Beaux Arts (Paris)
    http://www.ensba.fr/
  • Ecole normale Supérieure (Paris, Ulm)
    http://www.ens.fr/?lang=fr
  • Ecole normale Supérieure (Lyon)
    http://www.ens-lyon.eu/41589846/0/fiche___pagelibre/
  • Ecole des hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales
    http://www.ehess.fr/
  • Fondation nationale des Sciences Politiques
    http://www.sciences-po.fr/portail/
  • Ecole Polytechnique
    http://www.polytechnique.fr/
  • Ecole nationale supérieure des arts et techniques du théâtre
    http://www.ensatt.fr/
  • La Femis                                                                                                                                                                                                   http://www.lafemis.fr


 

Francophonie

  • Agence de la Francophonie
    http://www.francophonie.org/
  • Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie
    http://www.auf.org/
  • Conseil International d'Etudes Francophones
    http://www.cief.info/
  • Francophone Literature (New York University)
    http://nyu.libguides.com/francophone
  • Geneva
    http://www.geneve-tourisme.ch/
  • Les îles du monde francophone
    http://www.lehman.cuny.edu/ile.en.ile/
  • LITAF (littérature africaine francophone)                                                                                                                      http://www.litaf.cean.org/
  • Literature & Culture of Francophone Africa & The Diaspora (Center for Digital Initiatives: Brown University Library)                                                                                                                                                                                                        http://dl.lib.brown.edu/francophone/
  • Littératures du Maghreb
    http://www.limag.com/
  • Maison de la Francité
    http://www.maisondelafrancite.be/index.php
  • La Presse (Tunisian Newspaper)
    http://www.lapresse.tn/
  • Tracing the History of New France (Library and Archives Canada)
    http://epe.lac-bac.gc.ca/100/206/301/lac-bac/new_france-ef/0517_e.html
  • La Wallonie
    http://www.wallonie.com/


 

Radio & Television

  • Arte                                                                                                                                                                                                                  http://www.arte.tv/fr/70.html
  • Beur FM
    http://www.beurfm.net/
  • Beur TV
    http://beurtv.over-blog.com/
  • Canal +
    http://www.canalplus.fr/
  • CFI
    http://www.cfi.fr/index.php3
  • Europe 1
    http://www.europe1.fr/
  • France 2                                                                                                                                                                                                 http://www.france2.fr/
  • France 3                                                                                                                                                                                                  http://www.france3.fr/
  • France 5
    http://www.france5.fr/
  • France 24
    http://www.france24.com/fr/
  • France Info
    http://www.france-info.com/
  • France Inter
    http://sites.radiofrance.fr/franceinter/accueil/
  • French Talk Radio
    http://radiotime.com/genre/c_369/French_Talk.aspx
  • La Chaine parlementaire (LCP)
    http://www.lcpan.fr/
  • LCI
    http://lci.tf1.fr/
  • M6                                                                                                                                                                                                                    http://www.m6.fr/
  • Radio-Canada
    http://www.radio-canada.ca/
  • Radio France                                                                                                                                                                            http://www.radiofrance.fr/
  • Radio France Internationale
    http://www.rfi.fr/
  • RTL
    http://www.rtl.fr/
  • RMC
    http://www.rmc.fr/
  • TF1                                                                                                                                                                                                                      http://www.tf1.fr/
  • TV5
    http://www.tv5.org/index.php


 

History & Culture

  • Archives Nationales de France
    http://www.archivesnationales.culture.gouv.fr/arn/
  • La Bretagne
    http://www.bretagne.com/
  • CESAR (calendrier électronique des spectacles sous l'ancien régime et sous la révolution)
    http://www.cesar.org.uk/cesar2/
  • Creating French Culture
    http://www.loc.gov/exhibits/bnf/bnf0001.html
  • Culture.fr: La culture pour chacun
    http://www.culture.fr/fr/sections/themes/livres_et_litterature
  • Découvrir la littérature par les lieux, des plus prestigieux aux plus insolites
    http://www.terresdecrivains.com/
  • The Enlightenment (Internet Modern History Sourcebook)
    http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/mod/modsbook10.html
  • French Culture: Official Website of the Cultural Services of the French Embassy
    http://www.frenchculture.org/
  • The French Revolution (Internet Modern History Sourcebook)
    http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/mod/modsbook13.html
  • H-France (Society for French Historical Studies)
    http://www.h-france.net/history.html
  • Historical Maps of Paris
    http://www.columbia.edu/cu/arthistory/courses/parismaps/
  • History of Capetian Kings and Crusades
    http://philae.sas.upenn.edu/French/caroly.html
  • Napolen.Org (History of the First and Second Empires)
    http://www.napoleon.org/en/home.asp
  • Fédération des maisons d'écrivain et des patrimonies littéraires                                                              http://www.litterature-lieux.com/
  • See also: "Museums & Image Collections"


Middle Age

  • The Camelot Project (University of Rochester) http://www.lib.rochester.edu/camelot/cphome.stm
  • DScriptorium (Images of medieval manuscripts)
    http://toisondor.byu.edu/dscriptorium/
  • Globegate's Middle-Ages (Literature of the French Middle Ages)
    http://globegate.utm.edu/french/lit/middle.ages.html
  • Institut de recherche et d'histoire des textes
    http://www.irht.cnrs.fr/
  • Internet Medieval Sourcebook
    http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/sbook.html
  • Labyrinth (Resources for Medieval Studies; Georgetown)
    http://labyrinth.georgetown.edu/
  • Literature of the French Middle Ages
    http://www.utm.edu/staff/globeg/middle.ages.shtml
  • Medieval Literature and History Page
    http://chss.montclair.edu/english/furr/medieval.html
  • Medieval and Renaissance Studies (WESS)
    http://wess.lib.byu.edu/index.php/Medieval_and_Renaissance_Studies
  • ORB (On-line Reference Book for Medieval Studies)
    http://the-orb.net/
  • The Princeton Charrette
    http://www.princeton.edu/~lancelot/ss/
  • Société François Villon
    http://globegate.utm.edu/french/globegate_mirror/villon.html
  • Société Rencesvals (American-Canadian Branch)
    http://depts.noctrl.edu/mcl/SocieteRencesvalsWeb/
  • What Every Medievalist Should Know
    http://www.the-orb.net/wemsk/wemskmenu.html




Sixteenth Century

  • Alciato's Book of Emblems (English and Latin)
    http://www.mun.ca/alciato/
  • The Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies                                                                                            http://www.crrs.ca/
  • Early Modern French Literature
    http://globegate.utm.edu/french/lit/early.modern.html
  • En route vers l'absolutisme: La Renaissance et le premier XVIIe siècle
    http://www.bnf.fr/loc/bnf0004.htm
  • IN AEDIBVS ALDI: The Legacy of Aldus Manutius and His Press
    http://net.lib.byu.edu/aldine/aldus.html
  • Jacques Cartier (Part of Discoverers Web)
    http://www.win.tue.nl/cs/fm/engels/discovery/cartier.html
  • Medieval and Renaissance Studies (WESS)
    http://wess.lib.byu.edu/index.php/Medieval_and_Renaissance_Studies
  • Montaigne Studies (An Interdisciplinary Forum)
    http://humanities.uchicago.edu/orgs/montaigne/
  • Renaissance Society of America
    http://www.rsa.org/




Seventeenth Century

  • La monarchie absolue et son déclin: Le Grand Siècle et le Siècle des Lumières                                        http://www.bnf.fr/loc/bnf0005.htm
  • Neoclassical Nirvana (Globegate's Seventeenth Century Page)
    http://globegate.utm.edu/french/lit/neoclassical.html
  • Le Théâtre de la foire à Paris (Textes, documents, chronologie, biographies)
    http://www.foires.univ-nantes.fr/#pieces



Eighteenth Century

  • American Society for Eighteenth Century Studies
    http://asecs.press.jhu.edu/
  • The ARTFL Encyclopédie (Encyclopédie ou Dictionnaire raisonné des sciences, des arts et des métiers, par une Société de Gens de lettres)
    http://encyclopedie.uchicago.edu/
  • Dictionnaire électronique Montesquieu                                                                                                                           http://dictionnaire-montesquieu.ens-lsh.fr/
  • Eighteenth Century Collections Online                                                                                                        http://www.gale.cengage.com/DigitalCollections/products/ecco/index.htm
  • Enlightened Discourse: 18th-Century French Writings (Globegate's Eighteenth Century Page)
    http://globegate.utm.edu/french/lit/century.18.html
  • La monarchie absolue et son déclin: Le Grand Siècle et le Siècle des Lumières                                               http://www.bnf.fr/loc/bnf0005.htm
  • Textes Électroniques Clandestins du dix-huitième siècle
    http://www.vc.unipmn.it/~mori/e-texts/index_fr.htm
  • The Voltaire Foundation
    http://www.voltaire.ox.ac.uk/www_vf/default.ssi


Nineteenth/Twentieth Century

  • 19th Century French Literature (Globegate's Nineteenth Century Page)
    http://globegate.utm.edu/french/lit/century.19.html
  • Baudelaire Database
    http://webvc.library.vanderbilt.edu:8202/WebZ/VUAuthorize?sessionid=0
  • Langue française du XIXe siècle (University of Toronto)
    http://www.chass.utoronto.ca/epc/langueXIX/
  • Nineteenth-Century Art Worldwide (A journal of nineteenth-century visual culture)
    http://www.19thc-artworldwide.org/
  • Society of Dix-Neuviémistes (Ressources sur le dix-neuvième siècle)
    http://www.sdn.ac.uk/listedixneuf/welcome.html
  • Tempsperdu.com
    http://www.tempsperdu.com/



French Press - Major French newspapers, magazines, etc.

  • 20 Minutes
    http://www.20minutes.fr/
  • Agence-France Presse
    http://www.afp.com/afpcom/fr
  • Branchez-Vous
    http://www.branchez-vous.com/
  • Le Canard Enchaîné (journal satirique)
    http://www.lecanardenchaine.fr/
  • Courier international
    http://www.courrierinternational.com/
  • La Croix
    http://www.la-croix.com/
  • Le Devoir (Québec)
    http://www.ledevoir.com/
  • L'Équipe
    http://www.lequipe.fr/
  • L'Express
    http://www.lexpress.fr/
  • Le Figaro
    http://www.lefigaro.fr/
  • France-Presse Online
    http://www.afp.com/afpcom/fr
  • France Soir
    http://www.francesoir.fr/
  • L'Humanité                                                                                                                                                                                       http://www.humanite.fr/
  • Le Magazine Littéraire
    http://www.magazine-litteraire.com/
  • Libération
    http://www.liberation.fr/
  • Livres Hebdo
    http://www.livreshebdo.fr/
  • Marianne
    http://www.marianne2.fr/
  • Le Monde
    http://www.lemonde.fr/
  • Le Monde Diplomatique
    http://www.monde-diplomatique.fr/
  • Le Nouvel Observateur
    http://tempsreel.nouvelobs.com/index.html
  • Le Parisien
    http://www.leparisien.fr/actualites-informations-direct-videos-parisien
  • Paris-Match
    http://www.parismatch.com/
  • Le Point
    http://www.lepoint.fr/
  • Le Soir (Belgium)
    http://www.lesoir.be/
  • Le Soleil de Québec
    http://www.cyberpresse.ca/le-soleil/
  • La Tribune
    http://www.latribune.fr/accueil/a-la-une.html



French Tourism

  • Franceway
    http://www.franceway.com/
  • French.com
    http://www.france.com/


Academic Journals & Internet Reviews

  • Elsevier
    http://www.elsevier-masson.fr/
  • The Journal of French Politics, Culture and Society
    http://journals.berghahnbooks.com/fpcs/
  • Magazine littéraire
    http://www.magazine-litteraire.com/
  • Marges Linguistiques                                                                                                                                             http://marges.linguistiques.free.fr/
  • Modern Language Notes ("Critical studies in the modern languages (Italian, Hispanic, German, French) and recent work in comparative literature are the basis for the articles and notes in MLN. The journal publishes four single-language issues and one comparative literature issue.")                                                                                                                                               http://muse.jhu.edu/journals/mln/
  • Le Monde des Livres
    http://www.lemonde.fr/web/sequence/0,2-3260,1-0,0.html
  • Olifant                                                                                                                                                                                              http://rencesvals.metapress.com/app/home/main.asp?referrer=default
  • Persée  (moteur de recherche d'articles universitaires)
    http://www.persee.fr/web/guest/home
  • Remue.net ("création littéraire et de critique")                                                                                                                                http://remue.net/
  • République des lettres (un journal littéraire et politique)                                                                                           http://www.republique-des-lettres.fr/ 
  • La Vie des Idées Reviews
    http://www.laviedesidees.fr/+-Histoire-+.html


Other

  • Actualité des Prix littéraires
    http://www.prix-litteraires.net/
  • French Departments at American Universities                                                                                                           http://www.french-at-a-touch.com/Schools_and_Universities/american_universities_for_the_states_a_-_i.htm
  • Guide Nicaise des Associations d'Amis d'Auteurs
    http://www.amis-auteurs-nicaise.gallimard.fr/
  • La Porte des Lettres
    http://www.portail.lettres.net/
  • OULIPO (Workshop of Potential Literature)                                                                                                                    http://www.nous.org.uk/oulipo.html
  • Spoon Collective (Archives of Archives of the Spoon Collective's lists from the University of Virginia, 1994-2004)
    http://www.spooncollective.org/
  • Toute La Poésie - Communauté poétique internationale
    http://toutelapoesie.com/
  • Typing French Accents on the PC
    http://www.uwgb.edu/wisfrench/media/accents.htm
  • Zazieweb: La communauté des e-lecteurs
    http://www.zazieweb.fr/