About the library

Mission Statement

The Library supports the Duke Kunshan University's mission to become a world class liberal arts and research university that addresses the changing needs of global higher education and global challenges. As a collaborative partner in every aspect of the university's academic endeavors, the Library is an interactive and innovative teaching and learning hub and a scholarly gateway to enhance intellectual discovery, cultivate creativity, and promote scholarship and exchange of knowledge. With its highly qualified staff, the Library

  • acquires, organizes, preserves, and delivers diverse teaching and research resources in any formats to university users to timely and seamless access at the place and point of need,
  • provides its users effective and cutting-edge tools to discover, use, and create learning, teaching, and research resources, and
  • develops the information literacy program to help prepare students to achieve academic excellence and master life-long learning skills in global environment.


Academic Building 1st Floor: 1075
Academic Building 2nd Floor: 2101

Open Hours

7am-11pm Monday – Sunday

Closed on public holidays

Staff Directory

Hong (Helen) Xu, Ph.D.
University Librarian, Duke Kunshan University
Associate University Librarian for DKU Library Services, Duke Unviersity

Linda Daniel, MSLS
Associate University Librarian, Duke Kunshan University

Mengjie Zou, MLIS
Senior Library Assistant, Duke Kunshan University

Office Phone: (+86) 0512-36657027
Email: Library staff