Library & resources

Welcome to the library of the Institut Henri Poincaré. Our collections revolve around the following topics: mathematics, theoretical physics, and the history and philosophy of science.

The library also preserves a significant heritage collection of mathematical models, as well as numerous scientific archives.


  • [Exhibition] Regards de géomètre

    For the 5th edition of its Regards de Géomètre, the association « Les Maths en scène » exhibits the works created by its students at IHP's library. This installation will stay in place until September 24.

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  • [Collections]

    IHP's mathematical models collection can now be discovered online on Nearly half of the objects are currently listed.

    The full collections of medals and machines are also available on the platform.