Provision of Korean Literature Resources

Provision of Korean Literature Resources

In order to expand the base of Korean literature, we provide Korean literature resources for libraries, institutes of Korean studies, and international events at home and abroad.

Key Programs

  • Hub Library Membership Program
  • Book Donation Program (Domestic/International)
  • Exhibitions of Korean Literature in Translation
  • Establishment of Korean Literature Collections

Hub Library Membership Program

HUB LIBRARY MEMBERS RECRUITMENT

  • We donate translated Korean literary titles to Korean studies departments at overseas universities, East Asian studies research institutes, Korean/East Asian studies libraries and public libraries through our Hub Library Membership program.
  • Applications for Hub Library Membership are accepted all year round. Membership is usually granted after an evaluation process.
  • In the first year of membership, a new member will receive a donation of translated Korean literary titles in the selected language (list of titles to be finalized in consultation with LTI Korea).
    Thereafter, an annual donation of new translated Korean literary titles will be provided following a simple confirmation process (such as a survey).

List of current members

Support for International Events in Korea

Since 2014, we have provided book donations for international participants at cultural events or forums held in Korea, thereby expanding cultural exchange and points of contact.

Key Festivals

  • Jeonju International Film Festival
  • Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival
  • Seoul International Women’s Film Festival
  • EBS International Documentary Festival
  • Traveling Korean Arts Plus
  • Asiana International Short Film Festival

Exhibitions of Korean Literature in Translation

We provide resources for institutes or festivals wishing to organize exhibitions of Korean literature in translation. In addition to translated Korean literary works, we offer various materials on Korean authors and their works.
Exhibitions of Korean Literature in Translation
YearExhibition
2013Seoul Metropolitan Library
Sharing Korean Literature with the World: 120 Years of Korean Literature in Translation
2015YoungIn Museum of Literature
A New Forest of Language through Translation
2016Asia Culture Forum: Korean Literature Special Exhibition
Cities: Spaces of Life and Dreams
2017Eunpyeong History Hanok Museum
Korean Literature in the World
2018PyeongChang Olympic Winter Games
Literature without Boundaries

Enquires