The First Workshop for Overseas Librarians October 23 - 30, 2005 Seoul, Korea
Co-hosted by The Korea Foundation and National Library of Korea
Participants • Twenty-five participants from the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and France • United States - 20 • Canada - 1 • Australia - 2 • New Zealand - 1 • France - 1
Goals • Deepening participants’ knowledge and skills related to management of Korean materials • Getting most updated information on Korea : Current trends of Korean Studies Scholarly Community and publishing industry in Korea
Programs • Lectures on various topics of Korean Studies and Korea-related media and print materials management • Visits to relevant organizations such as the Korean Studies Advancement Center and Gyujanggak, etc. • Visits to cultural historical sites such as the National Museum of Korea, and Ch’angdokkung palace, etc.
Future Plans • Plan to have • Bi-annual workshop or • Annual workshop continuously : Of course, it depends on the sponsors’ decision and its funding availability
Any questions? Thank you very much for your support!