The library

The library offers a rich document library (both online and on the shelves) in the scientific fields taught at ISAE-SUPAERO, in particular in the aerospace sciences, along with 3 269 DVDs, works of fiction and non-fiction. The library also has specific individual and group working areas and hosts special exhibits and events.

  • 44 275 books !
    Our collections are multidisciplinary. However, we have an especially rich offering of books covering the fields of aeronautics, space, aerodynamics, electronics, telecommunications and automatic command.
  • Stop in at the library to get the latest news at the press corner, or enjoy a break with a graphic novel!
    Consult the main daily, weekly and monthly news magazines and newspapers as well as a selection of specialized magazines on aviation, sports, science, languages and general culture.

The library is equipped with:

  • Workspace: 50 seats to work alone or in groups
    Available power outlets
  • Computers
    1 computer to consult our catalogue, 7 computers (ISAE account required)
  • Printer / Scan
    A copier to print or make copies, reserved for ISAE members
    Scanner: unrestricted access

Sign up, borrow, renew

The ISAE-SUPAERO library is located on the Rangueil campus.


Anyone registered with the Réseau des Bibliothèques de l’Université Fédérale de Midi-Pyrénées can borrow works from our library.

If you are registered at INSA, ENAC, UT3, etc.: you may borrow documents from our library. Before visiting us, make sure that your account is up-to-date; if not, please contact your own school library.

Return / Shuttle bus

Return the documents during opening hours or bring the documents to a library participating in the shuttle: UT1, UT2, UT3, INP, INSA, ENAC.

We also accept document returns from other libraries participating in the shuttle. Depending on when you return the document, it can take one week for the document to be returned to the library from which it was borrowed.

How many books can I borrow and for how long ?

BooksDVDBorder games
Students, staff, authorized readers 10 items for 4 weeks 4 items for 2 weeks 2 items for 2 weeks
Doctoral students, Research faculty 50 items for 4 weeks 4 items for 2 weeks 2 items for 2 weeks

Possibility of a "research loan"

Reserve / Renew

For more information: see the reader account.


If you are not yet registered in our library network and our offering of documentation interests you, we invite you to come see us at the front desk of the library to register.

Library card rates

12 months6 months3 months
Authorized student readers 34 € 17 € 8,50 €
Authorized non-student readers 44 € 22 € 11 €

Free entrance

Upon presentation of proof, the following people may use the library free of charge :

  • Unemployed and beneficiaries of the RSA
  • Disabled people
  • Persons completing an internship in an institution that is part of the network (the registration period covers the duration of the internship)
  • Employees of the CNRS, INRA, INSERM, INRIA, IRD, EHESS, CHU of Toulouse.
  • People registered with an institution that has an agreement with a member of the network (reciprocal agreements stipulate that institutions which have signed the agreement welcome to their laboratories students from all members of the network).

Inter-library loans (PEB)

The PEB or inter-library loan service allows you to request books or articles from other libraries when they are not available through one of the libraries in the Toulouse university network.

The request must be sent by email to peb at (ticket Desk en interne).

The PEB is a free service for our users from ISAE-SUPAERO, higher education institutions, and public libraries with a reciprocal no-fee agreement (in France).

Apart from this situation, the PEB is a paying service (IFLA coupons accepted).

Current inter-library loan fees
Photocopies of articles (sent by mail) Document loans
3,20 € fixed price (postal fees) + 0.10 € per page 8 € per document


Opening hours during the pandemic period :
Monday to Friday : 9h-18h except on Thursday: 10h-18h

Exceptionally, the library is closed at 5:00 pm from Monday 1st to Friday 5th february 2021

10 av. Edouard Belin - BP 54032 - 31055 Toulouse (Quartier Rangueil)

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