The Siku Quanshu (Complete Library in Four Branches of Literature) was compiled during the years 1773－1782 by edict of Emperor Qianlong. It includes 3,460 works with a total of more than 36,000 volumes. Siku Quanshu is only available on library workstations. To use the database in the library please contact the reference department. Museum staff requiring access on their workstations should contact Betsy Lantz, Director of Library and Archives, to request permission and arrange installation.
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