Get to Know Your Library

Facts and Figures

Come take choice of all my library, and so beguilethy sorrow.

- William Shakespeare
(English author)

Facts and Figures


1Founded in 1912

278,000 square meters

34,800 seats

4Main library and six subject libraries

5Over 5 million physical items

6About 900 electronic databases

7Over 170,000 full-text e-journals

8About 8 million e-books

9More than 13 million electronic theses and dissertations