LinĄŻan City Library was established in 1978.
With 11 staff members the current library building covers an area of 4,923 square meters and provides 300 reading seats and 100 lecture hall seats. It includes Editing and Collecting Department, Lending Department, Reading Department etc.
It offers a collection of 170,000 books featuring literary history data.
It has set up 4 book circulation stations and put the ILAS Automation Management System into operation in 1999. After system was upgraded in 2004, it realized resource share with all the public libraries in Hangzhou. The Electronic Reading Room was founded in 2001.