Research and Reference:
ShuYong JIANG, Ph.D
Associate Professor of Library Administration
Chinese and Korean Studies Librarian
The Korean Collection at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign contains nearly 17,000 volumes and 2,000 volumes of non-Korean language that support teaching and research in the Korea related studies. Recently, Korean collection developed Golden Age Korean film collection and Korean feature film collection at Media center, Undergraduate library and Korean Graphic Novel collection at Undergraduate library.
The Korean language are housed in the
International & Area Studies Library
at the third floor of Main library while titles in western languages are located in the main stacks
and departmental libraries. The Reading room in the International & Area Studies Library also
contains a good collection of reference works and a selection of
Serials in English and Korean languages.
Electronic resources such as Koreanstudies Information Service System Database(KISS) (off-campus access), DBPIA(Trial) (off-campus access) are available to the students and faculty members at UIUC through the web.
- Research databases (UIUC access only)
- Selected web resources (free)
- Journal Articles
- Newspapers and magazines
- Multimedia materials
- Romanization Table