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Shanghai Library

Shanghai, China

Address: 1555, Huai Hai Zhong Lu
Shanghai, Shanghai Municipality

Phone: 021-64455555

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Library details: Shanghai Library is a Public library.
This library is affiliated with Shanghai Library (view map) . The collection of the library contains 56,000,000 volumes. The library circulates 66,000,000 items per year.

Other Info: Shanghai Library is a comprehensive research and public library situated in the center of the city. It is also the largest public library in China. In 1995, Shanghai Library and the Institute of Scientific and Technical Information of Shanghai merged. The collection of the library contains 50.95 million items, ranging from paper copy, ancient books, Chinese genealogy, audio/video materials, to the latest technical reports, patent and standard files. Shanghai Library is also the headquarter of Shanghai Central Libraries, a citywide library network whose members consists of 21 district public libraries and 61 community libraries as branches. The library has circulates 13 million items per year. This library is the central facility for Shanghai Library.

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Collection size56,000,000volumes
Annual Circulation66,000,000transactions
Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemHorizon1996
Previous Automation SystemILAS1994
This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.

Automation Survey: We are conducting a study on the automation systems used in libraries. This survey should be completed by a person familiar with your libraries use of Horizon.

Identifiers ID30222

Record History: This listing was created on Jun 7, 2007 and was last modified on Jan 18, 2022.

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