The following are the major Chinese and/or China-related collections in the UK.  To suggest an addition or to report a broken link, please contact the web manager.


Bodleian Libraries

For Oxford’s world-class China-related collections, see in particular:
China & Inner Asia Collection
Sackler Library

University of Oxford.
British Library

The British Library’s East Asian Collections include:
Chinese Collection
Chinese Oracle Bones
Chinese Propaganda Posters
Mongolian Collection

96 Euston Road, London NW1 2DB.


Cambridge University Library

Chinese Collection
Needham Research Institute

University of Cambridge.
Royal Asiatic Society Library 

The Library & Archives of the RAS house an eclectic collection of material related to Asia and the Middle East.

14 Stephenson Way, London NW1 2HD.
SOAS Library

China & Inner Asia Collection
Archives & Special Collections

School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London.
Wellcome Library

The Asian Collection is home to an important collection of Chinese manuscripts and books relating to the history of science and medicine.

183 Euston Road, London NW1 2BE.
See also:

The European Association of Sinological Librarians
UKIRA: UK Information & Resources on Asia