Shanghai Library is situated at Huaihai Zhong Lu in Xuhui District of Shanghai. It is the second biggest library in China with 24 stories and a tower that resembles a giant lighthouse. In 1995, it merged with Institute of Scientific and Technological Information of Shanghai (ISTIS) to become the foremost library in China to blend public library services with information research activities. It has anthologized more than 120 volumes of antiquated books including the Ming and Qing Dynasties in contemporary letters and preserved the cultural heritage of China. A visit to Shanghai Library will definitely make your trip to Shanghai memorable.