- A collection of exhibitions held at the National Library of Korea
Rare Books of Korea (National Library of Korea Collection)
Old and rare books designated as national treasures and treasures.
Korea Related Materials before 1945
Materials written by foreigners prior to 1945 on Korea’s economy, society, history and culture.
First Paperback Novel in Korean, Ttakjibon
Ttakjibon novels published in Hangul (the Korean alphabet) from the 1910s to 1970s.
The First issue of Korean Modern Magazines
Korean magazines launched between 1910 and 1945 illustrated the lives of the Korean people.
Korean Textbooks over the Years: A Window into Korean Education
40 selected Korean textbooks published during the periods of the Enlightenment, the Japanese occupation and liberation, and government establishment.
Great Figures in Korea
Old books on great figures in Korean history during ancient times, the Goryeo and Joseon Dynasty eras and the modern and contemporary eras.
Economic Policy Materials of Korea
Materials on Korea’s major economic policies by period and by major issue.
Donguibogam: the Korean Traditional Medicine book
Dongui Bogam (Principles and Practice of Eastern Medicine) held by the National Library of Korea is designated as Korea’s Treasure No. 1085 and is listed on UNESCO’s Memory of the World Register.
Korea's Famous Current Affairs Cartoon, Gobawu
Kim Seong-hwan, a pioneer of newspaper comic strips in Korea, offering a candid view of Korean history through his editorial cartoon “Mr. Gobau”.
Korean War by Era
Stories of war during ancient times, the Goryeo and Joseon Dynasty eras and the modern and contemporary eras in Korea.
Korean History in the Eyes of the Dokdo Islands
The beautiful Dokdo Island in the East Sea is an irrefutable territory of the Republic of Korea.
The Silhak (Practical Science) Ideology of Baek-won Ha (pen name: Gyunam)
A collection of books, astronomical maps, and paintings of Baek-won Ha (pen name: Gyunam), a Silhak (Practical Science) scholar
Documents of the Joseon Royal Family
The Joseon Dynasty was a nation of literature where its royal books were the masterpieces of all books published in the era. The collection exhibits abundant and various kinds of Joseon royal books with finest quality papers, bound by skilled artisans
Joseon Geography Books Collection
A collection designed to introduce various geography books published in Korea and to highlight a new side of the Joseon Dysnasty making some of the most advanced geography books in the world
Korean Pop Singer, Insu Nam & Ho Bae
A discography of Korean pop singer Insu Nam and Ho Bae introducing their original songs to help listeners know which songs are the origianals or not
Korea's National Land Research Materials Collection
A collection of reports on Korea's natioanl land research including the history of national land planning and development (* This collection was jointly built with Korea Research Institute for Human Settlements in part of a partnership business with National Association for Policy Information)
Dictionaries of the Joseon Dynasty
A collection of various types of dictionaries and encyclopedias of the Joseon Dynasty such as Chinese character dictionary, encyclopedia of daily life, special dictionary, and others to show active publication and use of reference in the Joseon period where it had an advanced archiving culture
Rereading the Spirit of Seonbi, scholars of the Goryeo and Joseon periods
A Collection that exhibits how the society with living Spirit of Seonbi thrived while the society with the dying one collapsed