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About the Collection: Korea

The Library holds some 80,000 materials for Korean studies including publications from North Korea and official reports produced by the Governor-General of Korea. In addition, there are some 400 Korean language periodicals, some 300 western language periodicals, and over 400 audio-visual materials for teaching and research in Korean studies.

The Korea Collection (Level D) holds books on Korea in western and Korean languages. Materials on Korean art and archaeology are located in the Art Section (Level D) and the Law Collection (Level D) holds western languages books on Korean law.

The Library subscribes to major research databases; the list is available on the A-Z Databases List

Library catalogue search for Korean titles