The Bei Shan Tang Legacy

Donated by the Bei Shan Tang Foundation in 2008, this collection consists of 1,383 titles of Chinese ancient books in 9,886 volumes, among them, 52 titles are rare books (i.e. printed before 1796). This is the largest donation of Chinese ancient books received by the Library in the past five decades.


All the materials in this collection can be searched through the LibrarySearch. Materials are available on request at the Special Collections Reading Room, University Library.

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