관보 Official Gazettes
Official gazettes from various governments. These sources are available based on differing time periods:
국가문화유산포털 Kukka Munhwa Yusan P'otŏl
Available in English, Chinese, and Japanese, which leads to the Cultural Heritage Administration website. To search for heritage sites or objects, go to 'Explore Heritage,' and 'Search Heritage'
문화유산 지식e음 Munhwa Yusan Chisik e ŭm
Cultural Heritage Knowledge Portal operated by the National Research Institute of Cultural Heritage
국악아카이브 Kugak Archives
Contains resources on traditional music, dance, and creative traditional music including private archives, video, audio, and images
University of Washington Korean web Contents Libguide, which includes K-Manhwa, Webtoons, and Webnovel
유네스코 등재유산 검색 UNESCO Tŭngjae Yusan Kŏmsaek
UNESCO Designated Cultural Asset Search, nested under the Cultural Heritage Administration website
한식포털 The Taste of Korea: Hansik
Includes the Hansik Archives, which consists of historic records, audiovisual records, and more. Operated by the Korean Food Promotion Institute.
전통문양 디자인 Chŏnt'ong Munyang Disain
Traditional Patterns and Designs
옛문서생활사박물관 Yetmunsŏ Saenghwal Sa Pakmulgwan
The ‘old records social history museum’ is a virtual museum, run by the Advanced Center for Korean Studies, which houses various historical records that represent the political, economic, social, cultural, educational, and family lives of Koreans in the past.
한국 역사 문화 조사 자료 데이터베이스 Korean History & Culture Research Database
Operated by Zininzin
UBC Asian Library North Korean Film Collection
The Asian Library recently acquired about 100 North Korean films in DVD format with the generous funding support from the UBC Centre for Korean Research. The collection holds films produced in each decade of the 20th century since the 1960s, all the way through the 21st century. This film collection will provide another angle into the mysterious country people seem to fear and misunderstand in equal measure. Click here to download the full title list of these films.
Classic Korean films with English subtitles on YouTube provided by Korean Film Archive
NAVER Movie · 네이버 영화
Database on Korean movies including ratings and reviews from the critics and public, rankings, magazine, independent movies, and more.
Provides articles, updates, reviews, photos, interviews, events and more on Korean movies.
Cine21 DB · 씨네21 DB
Database of broadcast media in Korea, movies and its rankings, articles, short films (making film, interview clips, and etc), film companies, and film festivals
서울대학교 규장각한국학연구원 지리지 종합정보 Seoul Taehakkyo Kyujanggak Hangukhak Yŏnguwon Chirichi Chonghap Chŏngbo
Seoul National University (SNU) Kyujanggak Korean Studies Institute's Database of Geographical Information
Korea.net - Gateway to Korea
Also available in Chinese, Japanese, Arabic, and more. Provides information about the Korean government, society, culture, and economy.
공훈전자사료관 Konghun Chŏnja Saryokwan
Run by the Ministry of Patriots & Veterans Affairs, this website includes data and information about the Korean Independence Movement Activists
국가법령정보센터 The National Law Information Center
Available in English, which is interconnected to the Statues of the Republic of Korea website.
대한민국국회 National Assembly of the Republic of Korea
Available in English
대한민국영문법령 Statues of the Republic of Korea
Korean Statues translated to English. Website interface also available in English
독도 - 외교부 DOKDO - Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Available in English, Arabic, Chinese, German, French, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish
A website containing Korean legal material such as law information, judicial precedents, official documents, and information on lawyers and law firms.
민주평화통일자문회의 National Unification Advisory Council
In Chinese, English, Japanese, and more
이북5도 Committee of the Five Northern Korean Provinces
Available in English. As a South Korean government body (the Ministry of Security and Public Administration), it provides updates, geographical information, and statistics on the five Northern Korean provinces.
These resources include rare books and special collections hosted by other universities around the world.