Labrouste Reading Room

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I was here, accidentally, last week when I was trying to find the main building of the Bibliothèque Nationale ( It looks to me like the Labrouste Reading Room is now reopen and that it is, in fact, the main building for the Richelieu campus of the library. Access is restricted from the public (you have to scan a pass to enter the room) but it was full of researchers and book from my vantage point at the entrance of the room.