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ELISA Libraries Fair – Beyond the Bookshelves

Saturday 23 March 13:30-16:00


The Institut français is happy to participate in the Libraries Fair organised by Edinburgh Libraries and Information Services Agency (ELISA). This is a great opportunity to learn more about the Institute’s médiathèque as well as services offered by other local libraries. The event takes place on the mezzanine level of the Edinburgh Central Library on George IV Bridge, just a 2-minute walk from the Institut.

Come along and find out about the wide and diverse array of libraries in Edinburgh and to discover how you can get an ELISA library passport to enable you to gain access to these other libraries across Edinburgh.

There are many different libraries in Edinburgh and the Libraries Fair invites you to meet representatives from a range of libraries all under one roof. Libraries taking part include:

Event details:

ELISA Libraries Fair – Beyond the Bookshelves
Saturday, 23 March 2019, 1.30pm - 4.00pm
Open to all | FREE

Edinburgh Central Library
Mezzanine level
George IV Bridge
Edinburgh EH1 1EG

No reservation required. However, there will be a free (but ticketed) family-friendly storytelling session with Janis Mackay, live music, a mini drop-in zine workshop and badgemaking.

To find out more about the médiathèque at the Institut français d’Ecosse, visit us or contact us at 0131 285 6030 or info ifecosse.org.uk.

Image: Edinburgh Central Library
Credit: Brian McNeil

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ELISA Fair Poster 2019
Institut Français Écosse 2019