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

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 | VietnameseChinatown’s World Literature Book Club meets on the first Thursday of each month at 6:30 pm.

Upcoming Events

Family Storytime
Saturday, June 24, 2017, 10:30 am
Chinatown, Chinatown Children's Area
*Know Your Rights (in Cantonese)
Saturday, June 24, 2017, 10:30 am
Chinatown, Chinatown Meeting Room
Crayon Batik with GoGo Craft
Saturday, June 24, 2017, 2:00 pm
Chinatown, Chinatown Meeting Room

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Upcoming Classes

Read Write Discover Tutor Program
Monday, June 26, 2017, 2:00 pm
Chinatown, Chinatown Meeting Room
WeChat Basics
Thursday, June 29, 2017, 2:00 pm
Chinatown, Chinatown Computer Lab
Read Write Discover Tutor Program
Thursday, June 29, 2017, 2:00 pm
Chinatown, Chinatown Meeting Room

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