- Current social science literature on Asia.
- About 40 per cent of the library’s collection relates to China and 20 per cent to Japan. Of particular importance are the complete collection of Chinese government bulletins since 1913, the index of the People’s Daily (Beijing), and the Chinese National Bibliography. Available on microfiche are – amongst other sources – the People’s Daily (Beijing) since 1949, the Ta Kung Pao since 1929, and the Asahi Shimbun since 1888.
- 81,000 volumes (December 2015)
- Grey literature
IZ Online-Catalogue: Books, articles, and full texts since 1988
- 7 user workplaces
- 2 computers with free Internet access
- Coin-operated copier (€ 0.05 per page)
GIGA Library Asia
Tel.: +49 (0)40 - 428874 - 14 / -16
Library code: H 222