Resources

French Online Resources

Good reasons for studying French

On the importance of knowing French: France and the World

http://www.utm.edu/~globeg/profren.shtml

Schools, Universities, & French Departments in the United States
http://french-at-a-touch.com/Schools_and_Universities/schools_universities.htm

French Culture and Civilization Links

 The site of Missoula's chapter of Alliance Française

www.afmissoula.org

The world of French Culture and Education in the USA
http://www.frenchculture.org/

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

The Portal of the French Cultural Services in Los Angeles
http://www.consulfrance-losangeles.org/

French Cinema in the World

Unifrance

Studying in France

Studies in France portal of the French Ministry of Education
http://www.etudiant.gouv.fr/

French Language Study

Free online lessons
http://learnfrench.elanguageschool.net/

French grammar, language activities, study links

http://www.lepointdufle.net/

French radio online resources for learning and understanding the spoken French

http://www.rfi.fr/lffr/statiques/accueil_apprendre.asp

Resources for language, culture and literature

http://www.site-magister.com/index.html

French language resources, blogs, cultural and leisure activities

http://french.about.com/?once=true&

Tools for French Composition
http://users.skynet.be/fralica/dispo56/info56/listach.htm#ecrire

French-Eng./Eng.-Fr. Dictionary - 75000 terms
http://humanities.uchicago.edu/forms_unrest/FR-ENG.html

French Literature Study

 Tools for Literary Analysis

http://www.lettres.net/pdf/methodes/definir-analyse-litt.PDF

Terms of Literary Analysis

http://www.lettres.net/lexique/

http://www.webzinemaker.com/admi/m6/page.php3?num_web=8526&rubr=2&id=73355

Glossary of Literary Theory: (University of Toronto)
http://www.library.utoronto.ca/utel/glossary/headerindex.html

Newspapers and Media

AFP – French and Global News Agency. In French, English, and other languages.

News on French television

TF1: private TV
France 2: (public)
France 3: (public)
France Télévisions  French TV stations
TV5 – First global television in French

Journals and magazines

 L'Express

Le Monde

Le Nouvel Observateur

Liberation - Accueil

Inrockuptibles

FranceLink - Home Page

Lire

Telerama

France: Le Figaro

Radio

Live-radio.net - A selection of live French radio stations. In English.

Radio France

France Culture

Francophone Media

 Radio France, RTBF, Radio Suisse Romande, Radio Canada

Les Radios Francophones Publiques
Les nouvelles des Français de l'Outremer: Click on "Journaux TV".

Africa Online (news)

Panafrican News Agency - News

African Studies Center (MSU)

Africultures

Internet Islamic History Sourcebook

Jeune Afrique-L'intelligent Online

Le Français dans le Monde

La Maison de la Francité (Belgique)

Mots pluriels, e-journal on francophonie

 

Knowing France, traveling to France, shopping and more

 Discovering France

Fine-grained details of France and its overseas territories and departments, including "lieux remarquables" such as Mont Saint-Michel, Tour Eiffel, etc...

http://www.geoportail.fr/index.do

France from A to Z, with the French Embassy in the UK:
http://www.ambafrance-uk.org/rubrique.php3?id_rubrique=77

Discover France: Art, Cultural, History, Travel
http://www.discoverfrance.net/France/

French-at-a-Touch: Directory for French Regions and French-speaking countries; historical and cultural sites; daily life resources
http://french-at-a-touch.com/

Shopping for French Music, Films, Books, and more

www.fnac.com

www.chapitre.com

www.amazon.fr

www.abebooks.com

Tourism

The official site for the French Government Tourist Office
France Tourism

Agenda, weather, hotels, forum... or browse by region -  In French and English.
French Travel Gallery

A travel and language site: hotel database, currency exchange rates and the possibility to learn French - or any other of 70 different languages
TravLang

Wine tours and wine travel in French countryside
France in your glass

A guide to festivals, expositions, trade-shows in France - Search or browse by region - In French and English
Via France

A guide to Paris, written for "anglos"
Paris-Anglo

Cultural events, cinema, concerts, expositions, etc, in Paris

http://www.premiere.fr/

Visual Arts & Museums

Arts, Culture, books, Media, edition
http://www.republique-des-lettres.fr/

The World of French Education and Culture in the US
http://www.frenchculture.org/

Site de la Réunion des Musées Nationaux
www.rmn.fr

Le Musée des Lettres et Manuscrits
http://www.museedeslettres.fr
Site du Louvre
www.louvre.fr

Musée d'Orsay
www.musee-orsay.fr

Museums on the site of French Ministère de la Culture
www.culture.gouv.fr/culture/sedocum/musees.htm

Musée de Louvain-la-Neuve (Belgique)
www.muse.ucl.ac.be

Links with Museums sites at
www.discoverfrance.net/France/DF_museums.shtml