The Digital Library of Korea National Defense University(KNDU), the nation's largest hub of academic information on security and defense, has been providing educational and academic information not only to faculty and students but also to national and international security experts since its opening in 1955.
Our library has 530,000 valuable books in the field of security and defense, and focuses on providing electronic information materials such as domestic and foreign online databases and multimedia centered on consumers.
The Digital Library of KNDU integrates and operates National Defense Digital Libraries(NDDL) in 76 organizations under the Ministry of National Defense, and continues to spread its Digital Libraries every year.
Through the NDDL project, 260,000 kinds of texts, including theses and research papers, have been digitized, and various full texts are provided online.
Our library pursues transformation into a multicultural placeas well as tries to make customers conveniently use the placeby expanding convenience facilities such as RFID-based bookmanagement automation system, digital information room,and cinema rooms.
The Digital Library of KNDU will do its best to serve as arepresentative library in national defense and security areas.
Director of the Library of Korea National Defense University
Professor Ryu Dong-won