The Multimedia Library

Opening hours during school periods

  • Summer Period
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday : 9.00am - 5.30pm
Friday : 9.00am - 5.00pm

These schedules are subject to change (holidays or special circumstances)

Change of schedules :
Monday 25 July: closed from 9.30am to 2pm
From 15 to 25 July: possible modification of the opening hours in the short term.

The library will be closed from tuesday 26th of july till thursday 25th of august.


The Centrale Nantes Multimedia Library strives to provide all with the documentary resources that meet their needs.
  • 8 000 freely available books
  • more than 1000 theses
  • about 50 ongoing magazine subscriptions
  • On line : e-books, scientific databases, etc.
The electronic resources accessible by all the members of the school, enrich its documentary collection.

The library at Centrale Nantes is closely linked to:
  • Nantes University Library with whom it has a shared online catalogue: Nantilus
  • all French higher education and research libraries, with whom it shares the online catalogue Sudoc

Loan conditions

The Library is open to all for on-site consultation

The loans are reserved for students, doctorants and school staff and to people registred with Nantes University Library.

> Number of documents : unlimited

> Loan term:
  • Students ECN/University of Nantes : 1 month
  • Doctorants and staff ECN/University of Nantes : 2 months
  • Loan DVD : 1 month
Fréquentation 2017
Published on June 26, 2003 Updated on July 22, 2022