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An overview of the university library system in South Korea

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WMTD Ranasinghe

Asst. Librarian, Library, University of Kelaniya, LK
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Abstract

University Library system in South Korea has been developed simultaneously with the general economical, technological and cultural changes of the Korean Society. Current facilities and services in the University Libraries demonstrate a strong national commitment in adopting new technologies to enhance library services and improving usage.

This short paper provides an overview of current practices and trends in South Korean university libraries. Special attention has been given on areas such as library organization, space planning, resource sharing, bibliographic control, ICT, etc.

Keywords: Libraries South Korea, University Libraries South Korea, Library Networks South Korea

Journal of the University Librarians Association of Sri Lanka, Vol.13 (Special Issue). 2009 181-185

How to Cite: Ranasinghe, W., (2009). An overview of the university library system in South Korea. Journal of the University Librarians Association of Sri Lanka. 13(2), pp.181–185. DOI: http://doi.org/10.4038/jula.v13i2.1339
Published on 26 Nov 2009.
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