If you have a question that is not included in our Frequently Asked Questions, please contact us via email.
What services does the library provide for students of the Translation Academy?The Translation Academy

The library provides reference copies of set texts taught at the Translation Academy, which can be found in a separate section. The reference books are available for use or photocopying in the library. Students of the Translation Academy may borrow from the library using their student cards.

What programs does the Translation Academy offer?The Translation Academy

The Translation Academy runs a number of courses throughout the year, designed to foster professional translators of Korean literature. Please visit the academy website for further information. 

How do I get to there by public transport? Is there car parking available?Hours & Location

Address: Yeongdongdaero 112 Gil 32(Samseongdong), Gangnamgu, Seoul, 135-873 (old address: 108-5 Samseongdong, Gangnamgu, Seoul).

By Subway:  Bongeunsa Station (Line 9, Exit 4)

                 Samseong Station (Line 2, Exit 7)

                 Cheongdam Station (Line 7, Exit 1)

By Car: Free parking available

What are the library opening hours?Hours & Location

Monday-Friday 09:00 – 18:00 (12:00 – 13:00 Closed for Lunch)

Evening opening hours during Translation Academy term time

Monday-Thursday 18:00 – 22:00 

How do I take a guided tour?Using the Library

Please submit your application to library@klti.or.kr with the following information:

  • Your name, affiliation & reasons for applying, and requested date & time.
How do I ask the library to purchase books or other materials?Using the Library

All members of the library may recommend books or other materials for purchase. The library will review each request in terms of its suitability before making a purchase. To suggest a new book, please send the following information to library@klti.or.kr

  • Eligibility: LTI Korea Library members
  • Materials: Books, DVDs, periodicals, etc.
  • Required information: Language/title/author/year of publication/publisher
  • Optional information: Web link to recommendation, ISBN, etc.
My items are overdue, do I have to pay a fine?Using the Library

The library does not charge overdue fines but your library privileges may be restricted in the future.

Can I use the wireless network in the library?Using the Library


Can I print, scan or make copies in the library?Using the Library

Printing, scanning, and copying services are available for free.

Are there restrictions on what I can borrow?Using the Library

Some of the old books, periodicals, reports published by LTI Korea, and reference copies of titles on the list of designated books for translation support are not available for borrowing.


Contact us

For more inquiries, please contact us.

E-mail : library@klti.or.kr