Korean Rare Books

  • The Starr Korean Rare Book Collection
    "A Tree With Deep Roots: The Starr Korean Rare Book Collection" by Amy Vladeck Heinrich and Amy Hai Kyung Lee, Columbia Library Columns, Spring 1996.
  • Yi Song-ui Collection of Rare Books (In Korean)
    Excerpted from the Preface (written by Ch`on, Hye-bong) of "Haeoe chonjok munhwajae chosa mongnok : C.V. Starr East Asian Library Korean Rare Book Collection at Columbia." A copy of this title is located in the reference collection under call number REF Z688.K6 C6 1994.
  • Sin Sosol (=Ttakchibon)
    155 titles of Korean new novel published between 1915 and 1947.
  • The Conant Collection
    This collection consists of Korean related materials donated by Theodore Richard Conant in 2008 including books, film reels, audio reels, photographs, and so on.

Korean Studies Librarian
Ms. Hee-sook Shin
310M Kent Hall
(212) 854-1507