I am ... adults or senior

A large number of books, CDs, DVDs, newspapers and magazines are available for free access at the Jardin des Arts library and the George-Sand library. The reader's card allows you to borrow and return documents in either of the two libraries.

Au rez-de-chaussée

- la presse  : quotidiens et magazines dans tous les domaines

-  les  DVD : près de 5000 DVD de fiction et 1400 documentaires)

- les CD (plus de 15 000 dans tous les genres musicaux

- Intermède : Créer (livres pratiques : cuisine, jardinage, bricolage), Evoluer (orientation, carrière), Sortir, Vivre bien


Au 2ème étage

-  Les romans : 10 000 romans français et étrangers + 1000 romans en gros caractères + 1500 romans en langues étrangères (principalement en anglais)

- Les livres audio (500)

- les BD : + de 4 000 BD, mangas, comics. les documentaires :

- 21 000 livres tous domaines confondus : histoire, sciences, informatique, société, arts…

On the ground floor

- Daily press, news weeklies and magazines

- Novels : more than 4 000 novels, detective stories and large-print books

- Documentary books : more than 3 600 books in all fields: history, art, travel guides

- Audio books (100)

- 250 CDs of jazz, classical, French songs, rock, etc.

- DVDs : 500 titles of fiction and documentaries


On the mezzanine

- More than 1 300 comic books and mangas

- The student collection

All these documents are freely available in the libraries. To borrow, you need to take out a subscription.



20 documents + 5 DVDs

For 4 weeks

5 reservations

2 extensions per document

+ Digital offer


Adults from St. Germain 30,50  Access to all digital resources
Jobseekers Free Access to all digital resources
Senior citizens of Saint-Germain 25,50  Access to all digital resources

Outside Saint-Germain-en-Laye


40,50  Access to all digital resources

DIGITAL DOCUMENTS can be consulted online 24 hours a day from a computer, a tablet or a smartphone :

- E-books : 22,000 titles, including 2,600 in English and 1,200 in Spanish, literature, economics/employment, youth (1,500 titles), sciences, humanities and social sciences, practical books and tourism...

- Music: 600 video concerts and 1900 audio concerts (classical, jazz, chanson, world music), 350 documentary videos, 160 conferences...

- Audio books: 650 titles of fiction and non-fiction books.

Many activities are offered throughout the year : meetings with readings, concerts, conferences on art, workshops... MAG>, the schedules of our activities, is available in the libraries and on our website.