Some of the features of this library are
Another good source of books is a public library "Médiathèque Toulouse". It is located just outside Marengo bus station. Along with collection in French language, it has a good collection of books, DVDs and musics CDs in English and other languages. A separate section/floor is devoted to children books, CDs and DVDs. The library catalog is available on line and items can be reserved, renewed or requested on line.
On site consultation: Library is free for all and books can be consulted on site.
To borrow library items membership is required. The annual library membership fees is 15 euros and is free for persons below 18 years. Further details about library membership is available here.
Apart from Google books which allows selective view www.archive.org has a good collection of open source books in English and even in some Indian languages.
This has a modest collection of books in English for kids. The library is located right next to the metro station Saint Cyprien.
Located at Université du Mirail, 5 allées Antonio Machado, Toulouse,
Tel: 05 61 50 43 18. It can be reached by Metro Line A.
Has a large library with an excellent selection of children’s books in English. A few videos in English are also available.
Used English books can also be found in Saint Sernin and Saint Aubin markets cited on our page named "Market".
A quaint village called “Montolieu, the village of books” (approx. 30 km north of Carcasonne) has a myriad of book shops of all sorts: used, specialized, in French, English, and other languages. A British lady, Salley Newman Tel: 04 68 78 87 61, has a used book shop in the village and can also arrange guided tours in English for adults and children. A guide book on this village is here.