The library of the People and Culture of Guangzhou emphasizes the development of local materials, especially the Notable Residents Collection, which includes works by and about notable residents. The object is to preserve demonstrate the essence of Guangzhou culture. The library will also launch a “Window to Guangzhou” project so that people can become familiar with its unique cultural heritage and background. Additionally, the library is beginning to hold frequent activities such as lectures, salons, and exhibitions that feature local notable residents, rare books representative of Guangzhou, and local culture.