Special collections: Congshu collection 叢書

April 9, 2012 at 2:44 pm Leave a comment

Congshu 叢書

The Chinese library has an extensive collection of Congshu or “Chinese collectanea”. These are very large collected works, each main title containing thousands of titles – which since the large ‘Asian Collections’ project now all have titles in the library catalogue.

Further reading and links:

  • All congshu have shelfmark SINOL. 9100, and will move to the SUB at the main University Library (spring 2017) for easy reference. For a full list in the catalogue click here
  • Main list of all congshu at the Asian Library: congshu [PDF]

The East Asian Library has several special collections. For access to these special collections, please contact the reference desk. Here’s our complete list of special collections on China:


Entry filed under: special collections. Tags: , , , , , .

Requesting books online from EAL Special collections: unofficial poetry journals

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

Trackback this post  |  Subscribe to the comments via RSS Feed

Latest from EAL:

this blog is set up by Alice de Jong, former subject librarian of sinology at the East Asian Library, part of the Asian Library
Encyclopedia Brittannica: China

%d bloggers like this: