Reading room

To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, the reading room is closed. Sorry for the inconvenience.

Open to all publics (readers, students, researchers, art professionals and art lovers), the documentation centre can receive up to five researchers per half day.

Works freely available for consultation include reference books (dictionaries, Salon catalogues, Bénézit, etc.), general works classified according to subject and author in alphabetical order (notably Rodin and Camille Claudel, art history, sculpture, architecture, photography, solo exhibition catalogues and Rodin in national and international collections).

Consultation procedures

By appointment only.
Open from Tuesday to Thursday, 9.30am-12.30pm and 2pm-5pm.

Entrance via 19 Bd des Invalides 75007 Paris.

Contact : Please use the contact form.
Phone :

Pencil, laptop computer

Since the Reading Room does not offer a photocopying service, photocopies are made at the discretion of the librarian and depending on the condition of the document.
Cameras may be used (without a flash) for personal documentation only, when permission is granted by the librarian and/or the head of the Department of Research, Documentation, Archives and Library.

To enrich the library, a copy of the dissertation or thesis written by a student having worked on Rodin will be requested.