Rayet Library


RAYET Library includes 3 research collections of different laboratories :

– LAB documentary resources (Laboratory of Astrophysics of Bordeaux – LAB UMR 5804)
– EPOC documentary collections (Laboratory of Environnements et Paléoenvironnements Océanique et Continentaux – EPOC UMR 5805 Talence)
– Bordeaux Observatory patrimonial collections

It offers scientific documentation and permits the access to different services : loan between libraries, assistant service for documentary and bibliographic research and ansers to scientific and technical documentary research.

Document loans are not permit for external public of these institutions.

It manages so deposit and disseminate LAB publications on open archives HAL-LAB.


Some informations about Rayet library

– 110 m2
– about 8000 multisupport documents including 6000 books
– access to 200 electronic periodicals and 15 databases via CNRS and University of Bordeaux
– 70 opening hours per week
– working space
– computer