École Nationale Supérieure des Sciences de l'Information et des Bibliothèques

Enssib building, 2007

The École nationale supérieure des sciences de l'information et des bibliothèques (ENSSIB; French for National Superior School of Information Science and Libraries) is a French grande école based in Villeurbanne (a borough of Lyon).

It provides education and training for library curators and librarians (already hired by the government) after a competitive examination. It also a member of the University of Lyon and offers a variety of master's degrees. Since 2009, the school publishes the Bulletin des bibliothèques de France [fr] (ISSN 1292-8399), a journal established in 1956 by the merging of the Bulletin de documentation bibliographique and Bulletin d’information de la Direction des Bibliothèques de France.[1] The school belongs to the Couperin consortium.[2]

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "Histoire du BBF". BBF (in French). Ecole Nationale Superieure des Sciences de l'information et des Bibliotheques. Retrieved 14 August 2017.
  2. ^ "Les membres de Couperin", Couperin.org (in French), retrieved 12 July 2018

Coordinates: 45°46′49″N 4°51′46″E / 45.7802°N 4.8629°E / 45.7802; 4.8629