The Documentary Arts Asia Center Chiang Mai Library

We belive the photo book is an indepensible part of photography.  Our library is a resource for the best photography books and documentary films available. The library is free of charge and open to the general public, we are a lending library and encouraged people to bring the books home to spend more quality time with them.  We have over 500 book titles and a regular flow of new arrivals.

Browse our collection of

Photography Books l Photography Magazines l Documentary Films.  CATALOG UPDATE and dedicated library site coming very soon.

Documentary DVD’s may be viewed in our mini 5 seat theater or anyone is free to relax in our cozy library and view the documentaries on their laptop with headphones.

This collection also serves as an important archive of photo books from Asia and is used by researchers.   How to submit to the library / Archive


Publishers and organizations who donated to the DocArtsAsia Library include:  PowerHouse Books, Zen Photo Gallery, The Nikon Salon, Tosei BooksFoto Evidence and many many more.

Opening hours :
Everyday but Wednesday  noon – 6pm