The predecessor of Anshan city library is the Anshan Library of Manchuria Railway Corporation was founded in 1919. Changed name Anshan city library in 1937. In May 5, 1948, the Anshan library was established, which was one of the earliest public libraries in Liaoning. Anshan city library was established after repeatedly change the address, the building broke ground in 1987, the total construction area of 12960 square meters, is now moving into the premises in 1989.After nearly a century of accumulation and precipitation, Anshan city existing library collection of 150 volumes, 26355 volumes of books, including 358 volumes of books. Collections of a wide range of disciplines, involving three languages, English and Japanese. Collection of treasures in the Qing Dynasty politics, medicine, etc., through the literature, local literature, Mantetsu data, genealogical information features, formed a relatively perfect system of characteristic collection.