French Online Resources

Good reasons for studying French

On the importance of knowing French: France and the World

Schools, Universities, & French Departments in the United States

French Culture and Civilization Links

 The site of Missoula's chapter of Alliance Française

The world of French Culture and Education in the USA

Tennessee Bob's Famous French Links:

The Portal of the French Cultural Services in Los Angeles

French Cinema in the World


Studying in France

Studies in France portal of the French Ministry of Education

French Language Study

Free online lessons

French grammar, language activities, study links

French radio online resources for learning and understanding the spoken French

Resources for language, culture and literature

French language resources, blogs, cultural and leisure activities

Tools for French Composition

French-Eng./Eng.-Fr. Dictionary - 75000 terms

French Literature Study

 Tools for Literary Analysis

Terms of Literary Analysis

Glossary of Literary Theory: (University of Toronto)

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


Le Monde

Le Nouvel Observateur

Liberation - Accueil


FranceLink - Home Page



France: Le Figaro

Radio - 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)


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...

France from A to Z, with the French Embassy in the UK:

Discover France: Art, Cultural, History, Travel

French-at-a-Touch: Directory for French Regions and French-speaking countries; historical and cultural sites; daily life resources

Shopping for French Music, Films, Books, and more


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

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"

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

Visual Arts & Museums

Arts, Culture, books, Media, edition

The World of French Education and Culture in the US

Site de la Réunion des Musées Nationaux

Le Musée des Lettres et Manuscrits
Site du Louvre

Musée d'Orsay

Museums on the site of French Ministère de la Culture

Musée de Louvain-la-Neuve (Belgique)

Links with Museums sites at