Staff and contacts

For general inquiries, please use this address:

Sébastien Perrin, curator, library director

Amélie Dessens, curator, library deputy director


Clarisse Pradel, head of the Paris library, collections management, acquisitions, online resources
Sylvie.Barizzi-Loisel, in charge of interloan and journals subscriptions management
Ludovic Bouvier, archivist
Amélie Dessens, head of special collections
Hélène Launay, documentalist in charge of the documentary information system
Sylvie Lavigne, PhD dissertations and  periodicals
Sylvain Métafiot, training and communication
Fabien De Chavanes, personal assistant
Sandrine Mouret, research support


Pascale Nalon, head of the Fontainebleau library, documentary database administrator
Simon Guillaumin, head of the Fontainebleau library, documentary database administrator
Anne Schmid, cataloguing, PhD dissertations


Magalie Prudon, head of the Sophia Antipolis library


The Evry library is currently closed to the public but accessible to Centre des matériaux researchers. Collections are available on demand.


Our team is regularly supplemented on occasional or short- and medium-term projects (digitization projects, retrospective cataloguing...) by contract personnel and interns who provide us with significant support.