On August 21, 2023, a group of 17 people including Xinwan Li, the University Librarian of Shanghai Jiao Tong University library, and Jianxin Liu, Shanghai Jiao Tong University library’s Party Committee Secretary visited the library at Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University to develop communication. Yang Liping, Deputy University Librarian of XJLTU, and Teng Chao, Deputy University Librarian of XJLTU expressed their appreciation for the visit of Shanghai Jiao Tong University library staffs. Accompanied by Teng Chao, the Librarians of Shanghai Jiao Tong University library visited the library of XJLTU, then both of them had a discussion and exchanged ideas.
During the meeting, Director Xinwan Li expressed the purpose of this visit and briefly introduced his colleagues firstly. Subsequently, Deputy Director Yang Liping introduced the overall overview, organizational structure, and operational mechanism of XJTLU Library. Both parties had in-depth exchanges and discussions on improvement of student borrowing, user services and space services, teaching support services, academic and research support, data management and data services, and the construction of future learning center. Both sides expressed that this discussion has achieved fruitful results and hoped to strengthen the exchange and cooperation between the two libraries.
This visit and exchange activity not only deepened communication and understanding between the two university libraries, but also provided new opportunities and impetus for future cooperation between the two Libraries.