Changsha Library is a comprehensive public library of prefectural-level city.
Established in 1960, Changsha Library is a comprehensive public library of prefectural-level city. It was once located in Dingwangtai, the original place of libraries in Hunan. Newly located in Binjiang Culture Park, Xinhe Delta，Changsha Library was fully opened in the end of 2015. It has a total building area of 32,000㎡ with 5 floors designed to have a collection of 2 million books and serve 10,000 person-time per day.
Specially and creatively designed, the library looks like a monolith lying at the confluence of Xiangjiang River and Liuyang River to embody Hunan people’s spirit and character of openness, creativity, toughness and braveness.What is worth mentioning is that the exterior wall was designed from Xunzi: Encouraging Learning, reflecting rich cultural deposits of this library.