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Korean Studies

Provides selected research resources in the area of Korean Studies, with a particular focus on social sciences and humanities resources.

Library Contact

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Yunah Sung
414 Hatcher Graduate Library North
Asia Library
University of Michigan
920 N. University
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1190

Short cuts to Catalogs


Go to "Articles & Databases" page for Korean Full-Text journal articles (DBPIA / KISS), E-Books, and Newspaper archives.

Library Articles Search and Google Scholar help you find articles in Korean. Just key in 한글 in a search box!

 Library Articles Search 

Google Scholar



Korean E-Books

  • Sign up (회원가입) is required to use Kyobo ebooks.
  • e-book Library Viewer should be installed.
  • Available for Windows OS (but not for Mac OS) and for both Android and iOS mobile devices.
  • Purchase requests (희망도서신청) are available. 
  • For more detailed information, check the following sites;
Other e-book sites:
Three major Korean e-book vendors provide over 22,400 titles.
To search a book, please go to a list of E-books in Korean (Google spreadsheet) and use a "Find" function (Ctrl+F). When you click its URL, you will be directed to the e-book. If you want to go to each database site directly, please check the following site information;

Access and Research Services

Korean Studies Collections & Services

Purchase Requests - Books published in Korea

Books on Korea( provides special service to the U-M library users to search a book in its site and send a purchase request directly to the Korean Studies Librarian. It’s simple and fast!  

Click HERE to sign up.


Purchase Requests - Books in English, E-books, DVDs

한국어 자료

도서관 목록 Library Catalog Search에서 한글 키워드로 검색하세요

예)  현대 소설 이론 (제목: 한국 현대 소설 의 이론 과 쟁점)

       민족 기원 형성 (제목: 한국 민족 의 기원 과 형성 연구)

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