The history of Pingyang County Library can be traced to Zhongshan Library of Pingyang County established in 1928. It was one of the 16 earliest county public libraries in Zhejiang province.
With 17 staff members Pingyang County Library covers an area of 1,280 square meters.
Pingyang County Library offers a collection of 159,000 volumes including 9,000 ancient thread-bound books and 30,000 bound edition periodicals. Over 6,000 audio-visual discs and 33 computers are also available.
With 2,000 registered readers the library provides service including lending for adults and children, literature consulting, electronic reading and multi-media reading. It serves 1,160,000 person-times each year.
Pingyang County Library has always played a positive role in holding