Chinatown/Him Mark Lai

Library detail

Hours

Sun
1 - 5
Mon
1 - 6
Tue
10 - 9
Wed
10 - 9
Thu
10 - 9
Fri
1 - 6
Sat
10 - 6
The Library will be closed Jan. 21, Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Features

Collections

  • In addition to collections in English, there are books and other materials including magazines, newspapers, audiobooks, CDs and DVDs in Chinese
  • Medium size collection of Vietnamese language materials.
  • Large Asian Interest collection in English specifically focuses on China, Chinese culture and the Chinese in America.
  • An extensive file of pamphlets, newspapers and magazine articles on Chinatown's history and issues of concern to the Chinese and Asian American community.  View complete list here.
  • Collections of historical and academic Asian-American interest magazines and newspapers. View complete list here.
  • Bound collection of Asianweek newspapers. View complete list here.
Languages spoken by staff (based on staff availability): English | Chinese - Cantonese, Mandarin | Vietnamese

Upcoming Events

Baby Rhyme & Playtime
Thursday, January 17, 2019, 11:00 am
Chinatown, Chinatown Children's Area
Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC)
Friday, January 18, 2019, 2:00 pm
Chinatown, Chinatown General Floor Area
Teen Gaming with Nintendo Switch
Friday, January 18, 2019, 3:30 pm
Chinatown, Chinatown Meeting Room

More related events

Upcoming Classes

Tablet Basics (in Chinese)
Thursday, January 17, 2019, 2:00 pm
Chinatown, Chinatown Computer Lab
Red Envelope Goldfish Craft with Maria Fong
Saturday, January 19, 2019, 2:30 pm
Chinatown, Chinatown Meeting Room
WeChat Basics (in Chinese)
Thursday, January 24, 2019, 2:00 pm
Chinatown, Chinatown Computer Lab

More related classes

Take our survey