Hanghzou Dianzi University Library was founded in 1956, under the name of Hangzhou Wireless Industry School Library. Following the changes of the University’s name, it Changed to Hangzhou Institute of Electronic and Engineering Library, and in 2004, it gained its present name. The old building of HDU Library located in Wenyi campus has an area of 6,400 square meters and the new building located in Xiasha campus has an area of 28,000 Square meters.

Hangzhou Dianzi University Library's collection is emphasized on Science and Technology and also covers broad subjects of Humanities, Social Sciences and Management. The total collections of HDU Library amounts to 2.46 million volumes, including 1460,000 printed books, 1000,000 e-books, 30,00 Hangzhou Dianzi University theses, more than 2,500 current serials and 50 titles of online databases.

The Library provides traditional and innovative services to users by various technological means. From publications and databases selection, acquisition and cataloging, online reference service, to database search, operation of electronic resources, Subject Librarian and experienced staff members are committed to meeting the needs of the academic community of the University. All the Library Resources are open to readers. There are professional staffs that maintain the Library website and update the data regularly. In order to strengthen the connection between reader and library, and to solve the problems that readers met in using library in time, there are also professional staff to reply the readers messages at guestbook or BBS.

The Library has Departments of Administrative Office, Acquisition and Cataloging, Readers Services ,Reference Services, Information Technology Services. The Library staffs consists of 66 members:7 with Senior Professional title, 40 with Intermediate title and 19 with primary title. And there are 8 of the Library staff having master's degree, 21 bachelor's degree and 22 Associate degree.


Director: 张云电 (Prof. Zhang Yundian) Email: zyydd@hdu.edu.cn
Deputy Director:
毛祥根 (Prof. Mao Xianggen) Email: maoxg@hdu.edu.cn
Deputy Director:
陈琳 (Chen Lin, Senior Librarian) Email: chenlin@hdu.edu.cn

Information Technology Services Chief: 马炳和 (Ma Binghe) Email: mbh@hdu.edu.cn
Acquisition and Cataloging Chief :
刘亚 (Liu Ya) Email: liuya@hdu.edu.cn
Reference Services Chief:
瑞卿 (Jian Ruiqing) Email: jrq@hdu.edu.cn