Access to East Asia Library materials is restricted to current Stanford ID cardholders.
Please review Stanford Libraries' Fall 2021 access guidelines before coming to campus.
Enter through the main entrance on the 2nd floor of Lathrop Library.
East Asia Library news
Welcome to Fall Quarter 2021! As the campus reopens for in-person instruction, the East Asia Library has expanded its hours and updated its access policies.
Stanford Libraries and the Stanford Center on China’s Economy and Institutions are pleased to present the 2021 Dr. Sam-Chung Hsieh Memorial Lecture featuring Professor Barry Naughton who will be speaking on The Summer of 2021: Consolidation of the New Chinese Economic Model. This event will be held live on Zoom on Tuesday, September 28, 2021 from 5:00 - 6:00 PM. Please register if you would like to attend.
Stanford Libraries is embarking on an exciting collaboration with the National Central Library of Taiwan (NCL) to digitize a selection of Chinese rare books in the holdings of the East Asia Library and the Bowes Art & Architecture Library. The scanned titles will be added to the NCL’s Rare Books and Special Collections online database, a significant research resource open to the world for the study of Chinese history and culture.
The East Asia Library is currently hosting an online exhibition of student work from the Stanford Continuing Studies course ART228: The Art of Chinese Landscape Painting, taught by Felix Chan Lim, Ph.D. and Bobbi Makani, Ph.D.