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2021-03-01 Paris, France

Covid-19 Information: new procedures of the library

How to access the EFEO library and the loan-return service

The EFEO library is open by appointment from Monday to Friday from 10am to 4pm. It offers a document lending and return service every Wednesday.
To make an appointment for THE READING SPACE: CLICK HERE
To make an appointment for the LOAN-RETURN SERVICE: CLICK HERE 
Please check the EFEO's Facebook page and Twitter account regularly for any updates to the terms and conditions of the public reception modalities.

2021-02-25 Online


The European Institute for Chinese Studies (EURICS) is organising the lecture "In the Eyes of Its European Beholders: China's Longmen and Cultural Heritage" on Thursday 25/02/2021 from 6pm to 8pm (Paris time) online.

👉 Registration


CRISEA Final Conference

The "CRISEA Final Conference" will be held online on Monday, February 22 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. (Jakarta time). 👉 Programme

To attend the event:
👉 Zoom: https://event.crisea.eu/final-conference
👉 YouTube: https://live.crisea.eu/final-conference READ MORE

2021-02-17 Paris, France

Visit of the Japanese ambassador

H.E. Mr. IHARA Junichi, Ambassador of Japan, and his wife, accompanied by Mrs. TAKARADA Izumi and Mr. HATANAKA Yuki, First Secretaries for Cultural Affairs, were welcomed by the Director, Christophe MARQUET, and his wife, at the EFEO headquarters on February 16. On this occasion photographs of Japanese inscriptions and objects discovered by the EFEO at Angkor Wat at the beginning of the 20th century, photographs of Japanese works of art from the former Finot Museum in Hanoi, xylographic books from the Edo period, and 16th and 17th century works on Christian missions in Japan were exhibited in the library. The director then presented the EFEO's recent research and publications on Japan during a convivial exchange in the Salons.

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