China Academic Social Sciences & Humanities Library

Consortial Abbreviation: 
CASHL
Slogan or Motto: 
开世览文
Brief Description: 
CASHL is a national academic library consortium established in 2003 under the leadership of the Chinese Ministry of Education. As one of the key projects of the Ministry of Education's "Philosophy and social sciences prosperity plan", the mission of CASHL is to acquire, preserve and share cooperatively foreign and Chinese periodical resources in the humanities and social sciences among member libraries, and to provide a unified online portal for users to retrieve and utilise these resources. The ultimate goal of CASHL is to become the "National philosophy and social science resources platform".
Principal Consortial Functions: 
Collections sharing
Electronic content licensing
Interlibrary loan/document delivery
Preservation
Training
Union lists/shared online catalogs
Mailing Address: 
Peking University Library E101-1 No. 5 Yiheyuan Road Haidian District Peking 100871
Country: 
China
Generic Phone Number: 
86-10-62767165
Fax: 
86-10-62760570
Staff Contacts: 
Zhiying Guan Seceretary-general CASHL Administrative Center Jingjing Wang Head of Public Services CASHL Administrative Center
Number of Member Libraries (full or core members): 
775
Number of Affiliate Member Libraries: 
775
Types of Member Libraries: 
Academic
Number of Staff: 
6.00