Public Library is a research library, built in 1952,
Shanghai Science and Technology Information Institute
is a comprehensive research and documentation services
intelligence unit, was established in 1958. October
1995 Shanghai Library and the Shanghai Science and Technology
Information Institute merged to become the first province
(city) level of Library and Information Consortium.
The museum has a reading room facilities, personal laboratory, exhibition halls, rooms and
academic activities hall, multi-purpose hall and a music
listening room. Computer integrated management and service
system using modern literature interviews, cataloging, circulation, bibliographic query functions. Boost
the reader's lending figures have launched mobile reader, mobile libraries, electronic newspaper column, commissioned
by online library, e Cartoon - Electronic Resources
on the map remote service and the My Library
(one card pass) Rush library free of charge. Read
other modern digital reader free new service initiatives.
Collection of rich and complete. Have books, newspapers and scientific and technical information
of nearly 52 million (pieces) and 15 million albums
and other non- book materials Zhanglao. The Pavilion
of Shanghai Ancient Books Protection Center location, collections of historical documents 3.7 million,
dating back 1400 's Vimalakirti Sutra is
the figure of the earliest collections. Has a total
of 1.8 million surnames genealogy 342 species, is home
to the largest collection of Chinese genealogy library.