Membership

Whether you are a student at Alliance Française or not, you can become a member of our library.

How to registerMembership typesLoan Details

You have to submit:

  • A valid proof of address (electricity bill, telephone bill, bank statement)
  • A valid Photo ID (voter’s card, driver’s licence, passport, government /MNC issued proof of identity)
  • Two recent stamp sized photographs
  • A class receipt, if you are a student at Alliance Française for the current session
  • Your payment, if any

We offer four types of membership. They are all yearly and non-refundable.
Students and members of Alliance Française are entitled to a reduced fee. Please note that library membership is not automatic when you join the Alliance. New members must come by the library and register for membership.

Premium membership:-
Outside Member : Rs.1000/-
AFD Member : Rs.750/-
AFD Students : Rs.750/-
 
For 3 weeks:
6 Books
4 Periodicals/Journals
4 Video documentaries
4 Adult comics
4 Children’s books
4 Children’s comics
For 1 Week:
2 Fiction movies
4 music CDs/DVDs
2 CD-ROM
2 Children’s films
2 Children’s CD music
3 FLE books

 

Multimedia membership:-
Outside Member : Rs.800/-
AFD Member : Rs.600/-
AFD Students : Rs.400/-
 
For 3 weeks:
6 Books
4 Periodicals/Journals
4 Video documentaries
4 Adult comics
4 Children’s books
4 Children’s comics
For 1 Week:
2 Fiction movies
4 music CDs/DVDs
2 CD-ROM
2 Children’s films
2 Children’s CD music
3 FLE books

 

Basic membership:-
Outside Member : Rs.500/-
AFD Member : Rs.375/-
AFD Students : Free
 
For 3 weeks:
2 Books
2 Periodicals/Journals
2 Video documentaries
2 Adult comics
2 children’s books
For 1 Week:
2 FLE books

You must present your library card at the time of issuing the materials.

Reservation
You can place a reservation on an already issued document. You will be notified by call when the reserved item is available for collection. Item will be held for 14 days. If you do not collect it within this time, your reservation will be automatically cancelled.

Loan renewal
You can extend the loan period of your documents through phone, email, or in person. Items that have been requested by another user and overdue items will not be renewed.

Late fine
Late return of documents is subject to a fine of RS 2 per document and per working day.

Drop box
Library materials may be returned in the drop box when the library is closed.