The library (2nd floor) of the Taipei Office of the Japan–Taiwan Exchange Association holds approximately 25,000 books. In addition to books on politics and economics, society, art, culture, and classical literature relating to Japan and Taiwan, the library has various DVDs (mainly Japanese movies), magazines and newspapers (Asahi/Sankei/Tokyo/Nikkei/Mainichi/Yomiuri), as well as admission guides for Japanese universities and language schools. DVD- and CD-based teaching materials are also available, along with the latest books on Japanese language and Japanese language education.
9:15 a.m.–5:30 p.m.
(Monday–Friday; *excluding Japan–Taiwan Exchange Association holidays)
9:15 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
(Second and fourth Saturday of each month)
Number of books allowed
5 books (DVDs, CDs only available for watching/listening to on the premises)
Applying for a library card
Library cards are issued on the spot free of charge upon display of personal ID (or passport).
The application form can be downloaded here.
*Applicants are required to submit information such as their passport number, contact information in Taiwan, and home address. Use of any library card other than your own is forbidden. Please notify the library immediately if you lose your card or if you change address.
Visitors can browse books and reading materials at their leisure in the sofa corner.
The library has books on politics and economics, society, art, culture, and classical literature relating to Japan and Taiwan.
Tung Tai BLD., No. 28, Qingcheng St., Songshan Dist., Taipei City（Map of Taipei Office）
Phone: 02-2713-8000（Switchboard）（Ext. 2320 for opening hours only）