Enjoy our collection

French books, CD's, DVD's, magazines and more...

Learn more about our extensive collection, opening hours and lending policies.

Come enjoy our welcoming and relaxing environment, fully accessible and open from Monday to Friday. You will find a professional bilingual service for all: students, teachers, children and adults. We have contemporary collections representing the latest literary works from international authors.

Discover our library catalogue

Books and resource available to our members and students.

Explore the library.

Open hours

Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm
Saturday : 9am to 11pm


Your AFC Membership allows you to borrow items for 3 weeks, and renew them for three more weeks. You can renew items by phone or email.

For more info about the membership, click HERE.


  • Individual membership: 3 books, 3 DVDs, 3 CDs, 3 magazines.  
  • Family membership: 8 books, 5 DVDs, 3 CDs, 5 magazines.

Late Returns: Please respect our other members and return your items on time. Items must be returned within office hours.

Damaged or lost items: Any damaged or lost items will be paid back for by the borrower based on the replacement value of items.

Become a member

Become a member of Alliance Française de Christchurch for exclusive offers and discounts.