Dear Visitors,
It is with great pleasure that I welcome you to the official website of the National Library of Korea.

Heesop Kim

Chief Executive National Library of Korea

Heesop Kim(PH.D.)

As the Chief Executive, I am honored to lead an institution that stands as a cornerstone of Korea’s cultural and intellectual heritage. Our library is not just a repository of books but a dynamic hub for knowledge, research, and lifelong learning. We are committed to providing an inclusive and stimulating environment where visitors can explore a wealth of resources, from ancient texts to the latest digital publications.
Our mission is to preserve the past, enrich the present, and inspire the future. We are dedicated to offering unparalleled access to information and fostering the intellectual and cultural growth of our community. Through our innovative services, comprehensive collections, and diverse programs, we aim to meet the needs of scholars, students, and readers from all walks of life.

I invite you to delve into our extensive online catalog, digital archives, and various educational and cultural programs available on our website. Whether you are conducting academic research, seeking literary inspiration, or nurturing a love of reading, the National Library of Korea is here to support your journey.

Thank you for visiting, and we look forward to serving you.
Warm regards,

Heesop Kim(Ph.D.)

Chief Executive