About us

 The bookstore is not open at regular hours at this time

This week we will be open:


Monday: 12-2pm


Tuesday: 9am-10am – 4:15pm-5:45pm


Wednesday: 10am-11am


Thursday: 4:15pm-5:45pm


Friday: tbd


Saturday: tbd


If you have any inquiry or need to place an order or make an appointment, please email to info@europeanbook.com


Thank you

European Books and Media



European Books and Media (formerly European Book Company, 1963) is an independent book company (librairie francaise). We import directly from France and supply schools, school districts, librairies and individuals. Our bookstore is open to the public Monday through Saturday (See hours below).

We are located:

6600 Shattuck Ave (between Ashby and Alcatraz)
Oakland CA 94609

2 blocks East of Ashby Bart




Monday and Tuesday: by appointment only

Wednesday, Thursday: 12pm to 3pm

Friday, and Saturday: 10am to 2pm

Sunday: closed

Tel: (510) 922-9157