In 2003, Professor Wang Gungwu donated more than thirty thousand volumes collection to Chinese heritage resource centre. Then in September 2003, the centre was named “Wang Gungwu Library” in recognition of Professor Wang’s scholarship and significant contribution to the field of Chinese Overseas Studies. The Library which houses mainly resources on ethnic Chinese overseas subjects has also benefited from Professor Wang’s generous donation. Besides, Library also collects some special resources such as early textbooks, Chinese String bounded books, genealogies, school magazines and Chinese clan association’s publications.



General Enquiries & Loans
Tel: (+65) 6513 8682 or (+65) 6513 8680

Mailing Address
Wang Gungwu Library
Chinese Heritage Centre,
12 Nanyang Drive,Singapore 637721


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