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How to Explore the Unique Library of Guangzhou

LOST IN THE STACKS A trip to Guangzhou would not be complete if you did not visit the library. Here is a guide to the beautiful new library of Guangzhou designed to look like a stack of books and express layers of culture. PHYSICAL STATS ARCHITECTURE FIRM: ВОOKS: Nikken Sekkei 1.3 Million physical 2.5 Million electronic - Square Meters: 98,000 - Buildings: 2 - Floors: 10 AMENITIES 24-HR SELF-SERVICE: 1100 Book Return & Leather Seats Card Issue Machine - Free wi-fi and drinking water 2 electrical outlets per four seats Electronic retrieval devices FLOOR BREAKDOWN North Building N10 South Building N9 N8 S8 N7 S7 N6 S6 N5. S5 N4 S4 N3: S3 N2 S2 S1 N1 Info and Circulation, Self-Service terminals S1 Reading Experience Area, 24-Hour Self-Service Library N2 Audio/Visual, Newspaper and Periodicals S2 Family Reading Library N3 Examination Materials, Literature S3 Arts and Literature for Primary and Middle School Children N4 Literature S4 General Collection for Primary and Middle School Children N5 General Collection S5 Electronic Information Center N6 General Collection S6 Multimedia Center, Language and Learning Center N7 General Collection S7 Individual Research Rooms N8 Multicultural Library, Creative Design Library, S8 Research and Communication Rooms, Research Center Reference Collection for the Guangzhou Encyclopedia N9 Library of the People and Culture of Guangzhou N10 Administrative Offices, IT Department NEED A BOOK? -All books are free to those with a Chinese ID card. -Get your temporary 60-day library card by applying in the lobby with your personal identification documents. HOW TO GET THERE Transportation: Bus 886, 668A, 293, 40, 407 Metro Line 3 and Line 5 Zhujiang New Town Station Shuttle bus: from old library at 9 a.m., 11 a.m., 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. from new library at 10 a.m., 12 p.m., 3 p.m., 5:10 p.m. Marriott International, Inc. is a global leading lodging company with more than 4,000 properties in 78 countries and territories across 18 brands. go Marriott, Sources http://www.worldbuildingsdirectory.com/project.cfm?id%=D1853 http://www.lifeofguangzhou.com/node_981/node_989/node_996/node_1012/2013/02. http://www.echinacities.com/news/New-Guangzhou-Library-Now-Open http://magazine.fourseasons.com/travel-food-style/things-to-do/landmarks- attractions/5-things-to-do-in-guangzhou http://www.gzlib.gov.cn/E/layout.html

How to Explore the Unique Library of Guangzhou

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Use this guide to know more about the unique library in Guangzhou that was designed to look like a stack of books and express layers of culture.

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