(1.Hangzhou Library，Hangzhou 310016，China；2.Jiaozuo Agricultural Machinery Technology Center，Jiaozuo 454000，China)
Abstract: In the new journey of building a sports power during the 14th five-year plan period, the work on the popularization of sport science including the improvement of public sports consciousness, the popularization of scientific fitness methods, and the dissemination of sports culture, are the important contents of the extensive development of national fitness activity. Taking the sports theme branch of Hangzhou library as an example, this paper introduces the background of the construction of sports theme library in the public culture department and the practice on the popularization of sports science, and puts forward the thought of improving the sports theme library. It is suggested that we should attach much importance to the popularization of sports science, make good use of new media, seize the historical opportunity of large-scale sports events, continue to deepen social cooperation to realize complementary advantages, and pay more attention to the sports needs of the disadvantaged group comprising teenagers, and the middle-aged and elderly.
Keywords: public library；physical education；popular science；sports theme library