Premier chapitre : reading onboard!

With Premier Chapitre, TBM offers you to read the first pages of recent books. At the end of your reading, if you enjoy the extract, you can find the list of libraries of Bordeaux Metropole having this book for you to borrow and read ! 

In Premier Chapitre, you'll find a great selection of books to read, renewed on a regular basis to offer you monthly discovers!

A virtual library of
books every month

How to use?

To use Premier Chapitre, bring your computer, tablet or smartphone connected to the Internet, and a headset or speaker! Your journey begins....

  1. Login to
  2. Choose from the books on offer. Remember to scroll through the proposals to see all the books on offer!
  3. Click on the book that intrigues or seduces you the most, and click on "listen" to start reading. If the book is not available in audio or you are the type of person who prefers letters, click on "Excerpt"
  4. Take advantage of a full chapter to discover your new favorite book
  5. At the end of the reading or audio, you can consult the list of Bordeaux Metropolitan libraries that offer the book.

Good to know!

On mobile and tablet, to skip the pages you must click on the screen and not scroll it. Click on the right side of the screen to go to the next page, or on the left to go back to the previous page.