The history of Tonglu County Library can be traced to Fenshui County Library established in 1918 and Tonglu County Public Library was founded in 1930.
With 28 staff members the new library building built in 2004 covers an area of 8,500 square meters. It includes Lending Room, Electronic Reading Room, Youth and ChildrenĄ¯s Reading Room, Reference Book Reading Room for Teachers, Special Literature Stack Room and Multimedia lecture Hall
The former library building is still in use as a branch. After combined with Tonglu Middle School Library, it offers a collection of totally 200,000 books.