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World’s Top 10 Biggest Libraries

British Library London

The British Library, London, UK. 170M

Library of Congress

Library of Congress, Washington D.C, USA. 160M

Library of Archives, Ottawa, Canada. 54M


NYC Library

New York Public Library, New York City, USA. 53.1M

Russian State Library, Moscow, Russia. 44.4M

Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris, France. 40M

National Library of Russia, St. Petersburg, Russia. 36.5M

National Diet Library, Tokyo/Kyoto, Japan. 35.6

National Library of China, Beijing, China. 31.2M  

Royal Danish Library, Copenhagen, Denmark. 30.2       

Source: Top 10 of Everything 2017 By Paul Terry