Proposals for the Rectification of the Draft of Chinese Public Library Law
Abstract The public library plays an especially important role for social public affairs in modern society. Public library law should prescribe the legal relationship between the public library as a public service agency and the government, other social service organs, and the public. The present draft shall be improved in terms of legislation aims, the definition of public libraries, the inside governance structure of public libraries, the outside relationship and the deposition of rights and obligations.
Keywords Public library. Public characteristic. Public library law.