Zhu Qiang

Mr. Zhu Qiang is currently the Director of the Library, Shenzhen MSU-BIT University.

He graduated from the Department of Library Science, Peking University in 1982, had been a visiting scholar in the East Asia & Pacific Research Center, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Sept. 1994 – July 1995).

He had worked at Peking University for 36 years and been at various positions, such as the Library Director of Peking University (Jan. 2008-July 2017), the Deputy Director of the Administrative Center, China Academic Library & Information System (CALIS, 1996-2017), and the Director of the Administrative Center, China Academic Social Sciences and Humanities Library (CASHL, 2007-2017).

He’s also a Vice President of Library Society of China and the Chair of Academic Library Branch (2009-2018);  had been Governing Board member, IFLA (2009-2011); Member, FAIFE Committee, IFLA (2009-2017). He has been the Editor in Chief of Academic Libraries Journal since 1999, and many other Editorial Board Members of library journals.  He was the Chair of National Library and Information Committee for Universities and Colleges under the Ministry of Education of China (2008-2018).

Mr. Zhu has published over 80 papers in the areas of academic library management, library automation and resource-sharing system.