Brief Introduction of The City Library
返回中文版 The City Library of Anyang was founded in May 1956. After several times of relocation, the new building officially opened to the outside world on December 25, 2008, and it has the construction area of 16,000 square meters and all types of books more than 40 million copies (pieces).The library has 43 official staff who have the professional post of high, medium or junior.It has 10 departments: Editorial, Books, Newspapers, Network Technology, Electronic Literature, History Documents, Information Technology, Research Counseling, Office, and the Ministry of Finance. The City Library is equipped with the modern lecture hall, multi-function hall, exhibition hall, social education center, multimedia reading room, audio-visual room, various types of stack room, reading room and reader study room. The library can provide readers with books, newspapers, literature, information consulting, information services, social education and training, library science education and operation assistance, exhibitions, network literature information, audio-visual information query, ancient books and local literature search, cultural and recreational services.
The interior and exterior of the new building are clean and beautiful. The architectural design of it not only highlights the characteristics of the ancient yinshang culture in Anyang but also permeates the characteristics of the modern culture. The City Libraryis one of the outstanding architectures in the whole country and the cultural landmark of Anyang. With intelligent advanced facilities and abundant digital resources, the library has provided a good condition for the achievement of the digital and networking services.
The City Library firmly insists the "people-oriented" service concept, aiming at providing excellent service related to knowledge. We will put the Scientific Outlook on Development into our practice, and constantly blaze new trails to promote the development of library business in Anyang.
Through unremitting efforts, we will strive to build the library into the city's literature information collection and transmission center, social education center, cultural and leisure center, and library service network center. In this way, the City Library can make due contributions to the historical and cultural heritage and the development of modern civilization of Anyang, the ancient capital city.