At a glance

East Asia Library

Korean collections


The Korean collections at Stanford University Libraries began September 2005. The collections support research, teaching, and learning on Korea related topics at Stanford University. The current emphases of the collections are in history, international relations, literature and sociology.

Resources about/from Korea, which are owned by Stanford University Libraries, can be searched in SearchWorks.

Selective lists of new acquisitions on Korea are available. Please note that the titles in these lists are only selective. Searching SearchWorks and/or browsing the shelves are highly recommended.


Reference contact and recommending library purchases

 For reference help with the Korean collections or to suggest Korean-language titles for purchase, please contact:


Kyungmi Chun
Korean Studies Librarian
(650) 724-5934

The 'koreacollection' mailing list

If you are affiliated with Stanford University and interested in receiving announcements related to the Korean collections, please subscribe to the 'koreacollection' mailing list.