Services Offered

You can participate in the life of the Alliance by joining the Alliance Française de Pondicherry :

INDIVIDUAL MEMBER CARD (1 YEAR)  : 1400 INR (4 books + 1 DVD + Participation in general assembly with a right to vote)

FAMILY MEMBER CARD (1 YEAR): 2000 INR (10 books + 3 DVD + Participation in general assembly with a right to vote)

FRENCH TEACHERS CARD (1 YEAR)  : 850 INR (4 books + 1 DVD+ no right to vote)

EXTERNAL STUDENT CARD (1 YEAR) (Only for Medialibrary) : 850 INR (2 books + 1 DVD + no right to vote)

3 MONTH CARD (Only for Medialibrary) : 450 INR (2 books + 1 DVD + no right to vote)

GST including for each card

Deposit : 

300 INR per book (2 books max) / 1000 INR per DVD / GST including

Membre Ami : Rejoignez le Cercle des amis de l’Alliance française de Pondichéry en devenant membre bienfaisant et profitez ainsi de tous nos services. (hors droit de vote)

Friend membership : Join the Alliance Française de Pondichéry Friends’ Circle by becoming a generous member and enjoy all our services. (without the right to vote)

After registration please send a photo ID to the following address: [email protected]



  • Learner’s library section: Books classified into A1, A2, B1 & B2 level helps students to choose books based on their level in French
  • New arrival: New books and DVD’s are added to the library’s collection every month.
  • Subscription to 8 leading press from France for adults and kids (Le Monde, L’Express, L’Obs, Ça m’interesse, Santé magazine, J’aime lire, Le Journal des enfants & Okapi)
  • Kids section: Comics, novels for adolescents, albums, folktales, story books, science books and French made easy books.
  • Culturethèque: The online digital library of the French Media libraries, with free access for its user i.e. annual membership holders and the students of Alliance Française. For more info :
  • RFI (Radio France Internationale) available in AFP library since 2013. Students and members of AFP can listen to RFI anywhere inside the library with the help of wireless headphones.
  • TV5 monde: A separate TV is installed in the AFP library to broadcast the International French channel throughout the day.
  • DELF section: All DELF preparation books are available in this section.
  • Indoor games: Chess, Carrom are available at our library.
  • Media Library: Self Learning Software, Games PS4, Culturethèque, Internet access, Songs & Movies.