About us

Due to the COVID-19 The bookstore will be open only:



Tuesday: 3pm to 5pm  


Thursday: 3pm to 5pm


Saturday: 10am to 11am


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




by appointment

Tuesday, Thursday: 1pm to 3pm

Saturday: 10am to 11am

Sunday: closed

Tel: (510) 734-0455