Research tools

Disseminate knowledge across languages and borders

Éditions de la Maison des sciences de l'homme

Since 1970, the Éditions de la MSH has been developing an original catalogue in the human and social sciences, which brings together high-level scientific publications. With more than 1,000 titles, 6 collections, 7 journals, the Editions are the expression of the Foundation's scientific policy.


FMSH-Distribution distributes books published by the various university presses to bookshops, large book and culture stores and online sales outlets, as well as selling directly to individuals. Since 1 January 2015, it has also distributed electronic works produced by the university presses.

Canal-U, a national higher education and research audiovisual platform

Specially designed to meet the needs of scientific audiovisual, Canal-U is a national higher education and research platform supported by the Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation and coordinated by the FMSH.