The dental library has been a part of the University Claude Bernard Lyon 1 libraries since May 2003.

It is located on the third floor of the Dental Faculty.

Address: Bibliothèque de l'Université
               Claude Bernard Lyon 1
               11, rue Guillaume Paradin
               69372 Lyon Cedex 08

Tel. : 00 33 478 77 86 76 / Fax : 00 33 478 77 57 12
Internet Site :

Personnel :   Marie-Noëlle PONCET
                      Anny JORIS

Rooms :          
One reading room for 60 people                       
One computer and video room

l photocopy machine                       
Computers and printer                       

Used by:  Students and Dental school teaching staff                       
                Authorized professionals in the medical domain

Opening hours:                        
Monday:  1pm to 6:15pm                       
Tuesday-Wednesday-Thursday: 9:15am to 6:15pm                       
Friday:  9:15am to 4pm
Closed Saturday and Sunday

Reduced opening hours:                       
During the winter and spring holidays                       
July and beginning of September:
Monday to Friday: 1:30pm to 5pm

Christmas holidays                       
3 weeks in August               


Library founded in 1899                        
Works, theses, and periodicals: in French and English                                                

General Collections: 1400 specialized works in Dentistry  
 - 454 paper copies of dentistry periodicals  
 - on-line access to periodicals at the EMC  

Masters and Doctoral theses:
Approximately 13,000 theses ( in practice) ? 3rd cycle theses, Doctoral theses in dentistry
Masters theses in CECSMO, AEU and D.U. (University diploma)  

Videos and cdroms: nCassettes on the dental practice
Specialized cdroms in dentistry  

Historical collections: Works pre-1960 at the Dental Faculty Museum  

Services for the general public:
Book loans
On-site consultation for reference works,                                                Encyclopaedias, dictionaries and periodicals  

Inter-library loans: paid service allowing access to works found in other libraries

Bibliographic references  


Access to databases and electronic documentation on the University's network.  

Workshops on research documentation