Library Visits


On the afternoon of October 18,  you can visit your  favorite library choosing one out of  the following four libraries.  Its long history and splendid culture will certainly bring you into a wonderful time.


Library List:


National Library of China

Introduction:The National Library of China serves as the repository of the nation’s publications, a national bibliographic center, as well a national center for the preservation and conservation for ancient books. The major mission of the NLC includes: the collection and preservation of domestic and foreign publications; national coordination of document preservation and conservation work; provision of information and reference services to the central government, other governmental organizations, social organizations, and the general public; research in library sciences, and development of library services and programs, and guidance to other libraries in China with its expertise; the fulfillment of its role in international cultural exchanges through participation in the activities of the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) and other related organizations worldwide, as well as the promotion of exchanges and cooperation with other libraries in China and abroad.


National Science Library of Chinese Academy of Sciences

Introduction:NSLC functions as the key library nationally for collecting information resources and providing information services in natural sciences, inter-disciplinary fields, and high tech fields, for the researchers and students of CAS and for the researchers around the country. It also conducts services such as information analysis, digital library system development, scientific publication (with its 14 journals), and promotion of sciences. It also operates the Archives of CAS.


Peking University Library

Introduction:Peking University Library is one of the leading research libraries in China, combining a long and distinguished history with a vibrant mission of service to the University and the nation. It is the national science and social science center of CALIS。Here you will find scholarly materials to support every learning endeavor.


Tsinghua University Library

Introduction:Tsinghua University Library’s collection is emphasized on Science and Technology and also covers broad subjects of Humanities, Social Sciences and Management. The total collection amounts to more than 3.96 million items. It is the national engineering technology center of CALIS.



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