Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

French and Francophone Studies: Home

Scholarly Sites for French Studies


H-France’s mission may be succinctly stated:  to promote scholarly work and discussion on the history and culture of the Francophone world through digital form. H-France has become the largest scholarly organization for Francophone history and culture in the Anglophone world.

French Dictionaries

Image result for pile of books drawing

For a listing of French dictionaries, visit the French Linguistics tab.


Welcome to the French and Francophone Studies Library Guide! The guide brings together print and online resources. There are two kinds of online resources: freely available on the web (labelled as WWW) and subscription-based (labelled as UIUC). The subscription-based resources are only available to UIUC affiliates.


Google Web Search

To go to Google directly.

For a full guide to Google searching, go to

Subject Guide

Profile Photo
Literatures and Languages Library
225 Main Library
1408 W. Gregory Drive
Urbana, IL 61801
(217) 333-2220