Xixi Campus Library (former Hangzhou University Library) is located in Xixi Campus. It was established in 1897 as Qiushi Academy Library. The present building covers total area of 15240 square meters, including 17 book stacks, 10 reading rooms and 5 studying rooms with over 800 seats available.

The abundant collection has reached to 1,490,000 items major on literature, history, philosophy and basic sciences, including 160,000 thread-bound books, nearly 200,000 foreign books, 238,000 Chinese and foreign bound volumes newspapers and periodicals. In year 2000, “Dunhuang Literature Centre” (cooperated with Dunhuang Research Institute) and large social science literature reading center established.