To be able to write, you must have read, and to be able to read, you must be able to live .

Guy Debord

Our offerings

Lending

The library is open to the public and use of books and media in the library is free of charge.

Onleihe

The Onleihe is a digital service offered by the Goethe-Institut Kanada library which allows you to borrow digital media.

Translation grant program

Our translation funding programme supports the publication of books by German authors in another language.

Service for librarians

Events, specialist information and cooperation services for librarians.

Coin Kino © Goethe-Institut Montreal

Coin Kino

In our library you will find a large collection of DVDs which you can either borrow… or watch on site, thanks to our new « Coin Kino ». Happy viewing!

Service and Activity

DaF-Information Center

German teachers can borrow books and audio-visual media from the DaF-Information Center Montréal a dedicated section in the Library. 

European Literature in Canada

Readings at festivals and discussions as part of an European reader circle