Ancient Books

Library collects about 10,000 kinds, nearly 120,000 volumes of thread-bound books, ranging from Ming dynasty to 1910, including nearly 500 kinds, five thousand volumes published before the year Ad 1795.

Among these books there are hundreds of celebrity private collections such as Huang Yinpu, Zhu Jieqin and the master of traditional Chinese culture: Zhang Taiyan.

All these books are kept in Ancient Books Room in 7th Floor and only for reading in the room.