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Institut d'Histoire économique et sociale


17, rue de la Sorbonne

75005 Paris

Phone : 0033 (0)1 40 46 33 53

              0033 (0)1 40 46 28 20

Fax : 0033 (0)1 40 46 27 57

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Library informations

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The Library


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Presentation of the Library of the Institute




     The library of the Institute of economic and social history (IHES) is more rich with more than 12 000 books (economic history, but also political, social and cultural life from the 19th to the 21st century, biographies, dissertations, speeches, etc.). The Collection includes bookd, archival inventories and dictionaries that allow the visitor to focus on his research.

     The library research center includes all dissertations and theses of students who have followed one another over the years. Thus it has a collection of over 1300 printed research material on different areas of research in economic history, social and cultural life from the 19th to the 21st century.

     The library of the Institute is open to all students enrolled in L3, masters or PhD, as well as researchers.

     The lending system is open to students from Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne University, who are under the supervision of professors affiliated with the Institute.


     The books must be order in advance by filling out Opens internal link in current windowthis form (or email: bibiliothequeidhe [a]

     The theses and dissertations not published can not be borrowed.

     The Institute Library  is located at 17, rue de la Sorbonne, Esc. C, 3rd floor, room G.002 (left lane). It is open from September 1st  to June 30th  (times may change during university holidays).






 Martine Sennegon et Toby Frajerman

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Library opening hours





The books must be order in advance by filling out this form (or mail:  bibliothequeidhe[a]

Monday : 09:45 am - 6 pm

Tuesday : 9:45 am - 4 pm

Wednesday : 9 - 11 am ; 5 - 7 pm

Thursday : 9:45 am - 6 pm

Friday : 9 am - 4 pm