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This monthly newsletter will inform you about :

| Upcoming Library Workshops

| XJTLU Library E-Discovery Week 2022 Successfully Held 

| Library’s Researcher Academy Symposium Successfully Held Online on 26 Oct 2022

| Reading@XJTLU 丨XJTLU Readers 

Our Librarians will be your strong support to gain success in Learning & Research.



The 1st round of print book acquisition for AY2022-23 has started. 25% book titles shall be collected by 30 November, 2022.         

For book purchasing schedule, please refer to Library Print Book Acquisition Schedule for AY2022-23.

The Library Pre-approval Plans for each department are provided as below, from where you could select desired titles.

The Order Feedback (October 2022) regarding the books ordered by the Library is updated. During the pandemic prevention and control period, the arrival time of imported books might be affected due to delays in international parcel delivery. For any urgent need, please contact your subject librarians.


Academy of Film And Creative Technology

Academy of Future Education

XJTLU Wisdom Lake Academy of Pharmacy

Entrepreneur College (Taicang)

School of AI and Advanced Computing

School of Intelligent Manufacturing Ecosystem

School of Internet of Things

School of Robotics

School of Cultural Technology

School of Intelligent Finance and Business


Pre-approval Plan (AAC, IME, IOT, IRE)



Pre-approval Plan (ATE, IFS)

Order Feedback

School of Advanced Technology

Electrical & Electronic


Pre-approval Plan

 Order Feedback


Communications and


Intelligent Science

Mechatronics & Robotics

Pre-approval Plan

Order Feedback

School of Humanities and Social Sciences

China Studies

Pre-approval Plan 

Order Feedback 

International Studies

Pre-approval Plan

Order Feedback

Applied Linguistics


Translation & Interpreting

Pre-approval Plan

Order Feedback

Media & Communication

Pre-approval Plan

Order Feedback

International Business School Suzhou

School of Languages

School of Science

Biological Sciences

Pre-approval Plan

Order Feedback


Pre-approval Plan

Order Feedback

Health & Environmental Science

Pre-approval Plan

Order Feedback

School of Mathematics and Physics

Applied Mathematics

Financial Mathematics

Statistics & Actuarial Sciences

Foundational Mathematics

Pure Mathematics

Pre-approval Plan

Order Feedback


Pre-approval Plan

Order Feedback

Chinese Cultural Teaching Centre


Meanwhile, you could fill in Purchase Request Form with the detailed information of your desired books out of the pre-approval plan.

More information on Library Book Acquisition, please refer to


02 Hightlight     LIBRARY EVENT


Reading@XJTLU 丨XJTLU Readers

XJTLU Readers is one of the series activities of Reading@XJTLU launched by XJTLU library. Aiming to establishing a communication platform for reading classics, and enhance an atmosphere of reading to explore the beauty of words and literature. Readers can feel the humanistic charm of classical works in the sound of reading aloud. The library sincerely welcomes all the XJTLUers who are loving about reading and willing to share with to us. 


Click HERE to learn more!


R Workshop Series 1: Data Analysis with R Language - An Introduction

Time: 14:00 - 15:30, Wednesday, 9 November, 2022
Venue: ES211, SIP Campus /Online

Training Language: English

Register : Please click HERE to reserve your seat!

R Workshop Series 2: Modern Statistical Graphs with R

Time: 14:00 - 15:30, Wednesday, 16 November, 2022
Venue: ES211, SIP Campus /Online

Training Language: English

Register : Please click HERE to reserve your seat!

数字化工具: 排版利器LaTeX

Time: 14:00 - 15:00, Wednesday, 23 November, 2022
Venue: Room 455, Library, SIP Campus/Online

Training language: Chinese

Register : Please click HERE to reserve your seat!

Time: 14:00 - 15:00, Thursday, 24 November, 2022
Venue: Room 455, Library, SIP Campus/Online

Training language: English

Register : Please click HERE to reserve your seat!

01 Digital Resources     LIBRARY HIGHLIGHTS


XJTLU Library E-Discovery Week 2022 Successfully Held

The eighth E-Discovery Week was successfully held from October 10th to 14th 2022. It is an annual big library event to promote library e-resources, which got numerous positive feedbacks from academic staff and students at XJTLU for the last seven years.  

E-Discovery Week features activities and competitions to introduce students to the wealth of digital resources accessible through the library. These resources include access to more than 4.6 million e-books, 100,000 online journals and a variety of academic databases. Faculty, staff and students are encouraged to participate in this diversity of activities to have a better understanding of the online resources available to them. 

From 10th to 14th October, more than 30 databases exhibition booths were placed in the lobby of the first floor of the library. Lasted for 5 days, we have received 2737 attempts for E-Discovery Challenge, and 151 participants for E-Discovery workshops. The WeChat article “Events丨E-Discovery Week 2022” was read 7550 times and shared 742 times.

Click HERE to learn more!


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Library’s Researcher Academy Symposium Successfully Held Online on 26 Oct 2022

Researcher Academy Symposium, with the theme of Enhancing Your Research Impact and Visibility, was successfully held online on 26 Oct 2022.

There were 4 inspirational sessions respectively, sharing insights from XJTLU outstanding researchers, premium journal editor and research promotion professional. Dr. Xi Wen (Editor of Advanced Science, Wiley), Dr. Chun Zhao (Associate Professor, School of Advanced Technology, XJTLU), Dr. Zhijie Zhang (Core Content Consultant, Elsevier), and Prof. Adam Cross (Associate Dean, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, XJTLU) gathered to discuss different topics of scholarly communication, including open access, academic conferences, Scopus Author Profiles, and impactful social science research writing. 

Around 250 researchers in and outside XJTLU registered for the event and there were more than 90 members of audience per session in average.

Click HERE to learn more!