|任继愈 (Ren Jiyu)|
|Born||April 15, 1916
Pingyuan County, Shandong Province, China
|Died||July 11, 2009
|Occupation||National Library of China|
|Known for||Chinese librarian|
Ren Jiyu (任继愈) (born April 15, 1916 - died July 11, 2009) in Pingyuan County, Shandong Province was a philosopher, scholar in religious studies, historian, member of the Chinese Communist Party, and honorary director of the National Library of China. He died at 4:30 on July 11, 2009 in Beijing hospital,[clarification needed] at the age of 93.
- Collection of Buddhist Thinking during the Han and Tang Dynasties, 1963
- A History of Chinese Philosophy (ed.), 4 vols., 1963
- A brief History of Chinese Philosophy, 1973
- History of the Development of Chinese Philosophy, 1983
- Chinese Daoist Philosophers, 1990
- Mozi and Mohist, 1994, reprinted 2009
- "Mr. Ren Jiyu [...] passed away". National Library of China. July 11, 2009. Retrieved July 19, 2009.