The PKU library has a total collection of 1.5 million volumes of Chinese ancient books, including about 200,000 rare books, plentiful characteristic collections, such as local chronicles，genealogy，maps and Dunhuang manuscripts. In addition, there are over 70,000 pieces of rubbings, topping the main collection entities in China. Mi ji lin lang is the database of Chinese ancient books. We will digitize the ancient books gradually, present them in Mi ji lin lang with a specific metadata standard.
Chinese Rare Books Collection