Beijing American Center

The Beijing American Center (BAC) is your guide to the United States. The BAC offers authoritative, up-to-date information on a wide array of U.S.-related topics.

The BAC provides a window into American culture. We host lectures, movies, presentations, and other programs on U.S. history, politics, society and culture. The BAC hosts both U.S. and Chinese experts and academics in a variety of fields who share their experiences with our audience.

The Beijing American Center hosts several programs a week on educational, cultural and political topics. Please follow us on Wechat to get the most up-to-date event information.

In addition, you can count on EducationUSA for accurate, comprehensive, and current information on the full range of higher education opportunities at accredited U.S. higher education institutions.

The Regional English Language Office (RELO) has developed a resource collection of state-of-the-art professional materials for teachers and graduate researchers to use.

On this website, you can find a list of our upcoming events.

The BAC Learning & Resource Center (LaRC) has a full library of books on U.S. history, contemporary politics, society, foreign policy, law. You can check our catalogue online and come to the American Center to take out one of our books.

The LaRC also has a selection of U.S. newspapers, scholarly periodicals and popular magazines, such as the Foreign Affairs Magazine, the Economist, Wired, and other popular publications. The LaRC also has access to specialized information databases from the U.S.

The LaRC is open from 13:00 – 16:00 Monday through Thursday by appointment only via email( ircbeijing@state.gov ) or phone call (010) 8531-3508. We are closed on Chinese and American holidays.

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Beijing American Center
East Gate of the U.S. Embassy

No. 55 An Jia Lou Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing
Tel: (010) 8531- 4511

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