中文版

Books are the quietest

and most constant of  friends

they are the most accessible

and wisest of counselors

and the most patient o teachers


― Charles William Eliot

Introduction

The predecessor of  Nantong library  was the Nantong library, founded in 1912 by Mr. ZhangJian, a modern industrialist and educator. Nantong library is one of the earliest public libraries in China. It is abandant in local literature and ancient book collection. And it is "The National Key Ancient Books Protection Units", " National First Class Public Library", "National Social Science Popularization Demonstration Base", "Civilized Unit In Jiangsu Province".

Nantong city library occupies an area of 28,000 square metres. The library provides a book collection capacity of more than 1,500,000 items, holds 1,680 reading seats and complete WiFi coverage .The new library has many kinds of advanced equipment, such as, automatic library card  machine, self-borrow-and-return machine, book sterilizer, electronic reader and touch enquiry machine, etc.

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New List

  • Dumplings
  • Moroccan Dreams
  • Babies of Technology
  • The Depression Era: A Historical Exploration of Literature
  • The Drama of Memory in Shakespeare's History Plays
  • Retiring to Spain
  • Trading Time
  • Between Self and Society
  • Business and Society
  • Pathways That Changed Myanmar

My Library

 

  NanTong  Library

          Opening Hours:Everyday 9:00—19:00

                                        (Wednesday13:00—19:00)

          Address:2# chongwen road, chongchuan district, nantong city

          Consulting    Tel:0513-81100100    0513-59003600

          Book Renewal Tel:0513- 59003605   0513-59003606

          Bus routes:15、20、38、68(municipal library stop)