Discover the news press

Do you want to keep up to date with the news? Many French and international newspapers and magazines are available to read in paper or digital format.

Printed press

Photo Julien Masson / Bpi

250 French and international newspapers and magazines are available on the shelves of the press space:

  • a dozen national newspapers: Aujourd’hui en FranceLes ÉchosL’Équipe
  • fifty regional newspapers covering the main regions of mainland and overseas France: Le ParisienLa Voix du Nord, La ProvenceOuest France, France-Antilles
  • the opinion press representing the political spectrum: Charlie hebdoSinéLutte ouvrièrePolitisL’HumanitéLibérationLe MondeMarianneLe PointLa CroixLe Figaro, L’OpinionValeurs actuellesPrésentMinute...
  • mooks (hybrid publications combining book and magazine) that focus on features and in-depth investigation: 6 mois, XXI, Feuilleton, la Revue dessinée, Believer, We demain
  • sixty foreign newspapers from all continents: Guardian weeklydie Zeit, Billets d’Afrique et d’ailleurs, Asia todayAl QudsJerusalem postNewsweek

See the full list of French and foreign press publications available at the Bpi (PDF)

Digital press

Ordinateur portable montrant le site de presse en ligne Press Reader
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The Bpi has subscriptions to press databases that give you access to thousands of French and international press publications. Europresse and PressReader (also accessible remotely) can be consulted in the library’s computers and, as the case may be, on your laptop or smartphone within the library by connecting to the wifi-Bpi network.

The Bpi also provides a selection of fully online newspapers (pure players) and information websites: Les Jours MediapartArrêt sur images or News Tank Culture. These resources can also be consulted on site, and remotely in some cases.

See these Press databases in the Digital Bpi section

Follow the news on the Internet

The websites of some newspapers and magazines give full or partial access to free articles. The Conversation France can be mentioned for example, which has online independent informed commentary and debate media of current topics, which publishes articles by researchers and academics.
The major newspapers and media also use social media to circulate information. The Twitter feeds of Agence France PresseLe Monde newspaper and franceinfo are examples.

Publié le 30/01/2022 - CC BY-SA 4.0