| BLCU Library is a
research library with collections resources related to languages and Chinese
culture. The library holds a collection of 780,000 items, including 40,000
items of ancient classics, 1000 kinds of Chinese periodicals, 200 kinds
of foreign periodicals, 70 kinds of Chinese newspapers, and 20 kinds of
newspapers from Hongkong, Macao, Taiwan and some foreign countries.
The current library is composed of administrative office, acquisition and cataloging Section, Circulation Section, Periodical Section, Information Section and two detached libraries.