Korea Studies: Articles, Books, and Databases

Provides a starting point for Korea Studies, including resources to find books, articles, newspapers, etc.

Off campus access

Almost all of the library databases can be accessed off-campus. When you access from off-campus, connect to the KU Anywhere VPN (Virtual Private Network) to access these databases. If you don't have the KU Anywhere VPN installed, please see https://technology.ku.edu/services/virtual-lab for more information. Find help at https://technology.ku.edu/remote-working-teaching offered by KUIT. 

Trial database: Scholar (Kyobo)

Articles & Databases - Top Databases for East Asian Studies

These are the recommended English language databases to begin jounral article searches for Asian studies. Also consult East Asian studies ourse guides for specific resources.  For example, Education artilces can be found in Eric, the education specific database. Eudation related to Asian studies, can be found also in the Bibliography for Asian Studies.

Find Books and More

KUCat+ search (note: not all Asian studies databases are included)


KU Library Catalog Search Help

Korean Language Articles & eBook Databases

Dissertation and Theses

Newspaper Databases