|The history of Xiaoshan District Library can be traced to Xiaoshan County Public Library established in 1922. Xiaoshan County Library was established in May 1956 and renamed as Xiaoshan District Library of Hangzhou in February 2001.
With 22 staff members the current library covers an area of 2,152 square meters. It includes Lending Department, Reading Department, Editing Department and Executive Department.
Xiaoshan District Library offers a collection of more than 300,000 books including 7,500 ancient books, more than 8,000 reference books and nearly 800 kinds of Chinese magazines.It has also collected more than 900 kinds