library@chinatown    


library@chinatown is NLB’s first volunteer-run library that centres around Chinese arts and culture.

Opening Hours

Mon - Sun: 11:00 AM - 09:00 PM

Closed at 5.00pm on eves of Christmas, New Year and Chinese New Year. Closed on Public Holidays.

Bookdrop : Subject to mall opening hours

Crowd Level

Crowded

See What’s Happening at the Library

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LearnX Communities

随笔南洋读书会导读《妈妈的PSLE会考日记》 | Read Chinese

28 August 2022
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LearnX Communities

随笔南洋读书会导读《妈妈的PSLE会考日记》 | Read Chinese

28 August 2022

library@chinatown Gallery


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Library Entrance

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Programme Zone

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Study Area

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Seating Area

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Facts about library@chinatown



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Our History

The library@chinatown was officially opened on 31 Jan 2013 with the generous sponsorship of CPI Pte Ltd and Kwan Im Thong Hood Cho Temple. The Temple's annual donations continue to refresh the library's collection with new materials, and offer a diverse spread of cultural, heritage and literary programmes. These programmes centre around:

Qín 琴: Music [Performance Arts]

Qí 棋: Chess [Strategy]

Shū 书:Calligraphy [Literary Arts]

Huà 画: Painting [Visual and Fine Arts] 


Interesting Facts

  • Our library is fully supported by the generous sponsorship of CPI Pte Ltd and Kwan 1m Thong Hood Cho Temple. 
  • library@chinatown is also NLB's first volunteer-run library. Members of the public who are interested to volunteer at library@chinatown may sign up here.

    What We Offer

    • A small selection of materials in commonly spoken Chinese dialects such as Hokkien, Teochew, and Cantonese.
    • Programmes that cultivate a greater appreciation and understanding of Chinese culture.
    • Library Details
    • Social Story



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    How to get there

    Nearest MRT: Chinatown
    Buses: 2, 12, 33, 51, 54, 63, 124, 143, 145,147, 166, 174, 186, 190, 851, 961, 970

    Facilities


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    library@chinatown
    Floor map