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The National Science Library of Chinese Academy of Sciences is a state-level agency of technological documentation and information which supports technological self-innovation, services of national innovation system, the promotion of the spread of science and culture. It provides technological information service, research of library and information science, library and information science degree education, etc. It organizes, manages and coordinates the services of documentation and information of Chinese Academy of Sciences. It is in charge of constructing the scientific document resources support system and managing the service of public document information in Chinese Academy of Sciences. It has two second-level documentation and information agencies (Chengdu Documentation and Information Center, Wuhan Library of Chinese Academy of Sciences). These two agencies are in charge of strategic information research and scientific information service in related fields. They coordinate and organize scientific information services in respective areas.

The National Science Library has the right of granting “library science” and “information science” doctorate and master’s degree, and runs a postdoctoral research station. All of the doctoral tutors and master’s tutors have good business practices, scientific research and teaching experience. The characteristic of graduate education is the closely integration of theory and practice. The National Science Library provides the graduate assistant system for graduate students to participate in research, and sets up a special post-graduate teaching area, classrooms and a computer learning room. A variety of facilities and resources in the library are open to graduate students free of charge. It provides rich collections of library and information science, and has the most of foreign language prints and online professional literature in China. For encouraging the study and research of postgraduate, the National Science Library sets up a variety of scholarships. The graduates often go to work in scientific institutions, universities and colleges, libraries and IT companies. The employment rate is 100% every year.

The application time is set up by the University of Chinese Academy of Sciences. The National Science Library has once a year admission (fall).

Welcome those who are interested in the field of library and information science to apply for our master’s and doctoral programs!


Application sector: Yanzhao Ban, the National Science Library of Chinese Academy of Sciences

Contact: Zhang Yanqiu, Zhang Zhang

Address: Zhongguancun Beisihuanxi Road No. 33, Beijing.

Postal Code: 100190

Tel: 010-82626389 or 010-82626611 (switchboard) turn 6721

Fax: 010-82626389


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