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The Astronomy library founded in 1881 by Raphaël Bischoffsheim at Nice
covering a great variety of subjects : particularly in astronomy but also in mathematics, physics, optics, cartography, geodesy, photography...
The 2 libraries of Geoazur laboratory (2008-2012 - geographical locations : Villefranche-sur-Mer and Sophia-Antipolis, Valbonne)
The library of Lagrange laboratory (ancient name : Fizeau Laboratory) (since 2008 - geographical location : Nice Valrose)
The new library of Geoazur laboratory (since october 2012 - geographical location : Sophia-Antipolis, Valbonne -
(a merger of the 3 ancient libraries of Grasse, Villefranche-sur-Mer and Sophia-Antipolis)
The Libraries fulfill their mission by providing : intellectual access to materials and information ; assistance in the location and use of the materials ; facilities and services for research and study.