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  • The Most Checked Out Books of 2018? Seoul Metropolitan Library’s First Themed Exhibition of the Year,

  • Culture & Tourism news SMG 1724

    Seoul Metropolitan Library will open its first themed book exhibition entitled <BEST> in the new year of 2019 at its six collections rooms from January 15 (Tue) until January 31 (Thu). In light of the Year of the Golden Pig, books that have been loved continuously since the opening of Seoul Metropolitan Library in October 2012, and books and films that were most checked out in 2018 will be displayed in the exhibition.

    From its opening in 2012, the permanent <Themed Book Exhibition> at the Seoul Metropolitan Library has exhibited books chosen by the librarians monthly on different themes at the library’s six collections rooms to induce citizen interest in books and revitalize the use of the library.

    The theme of <January Themed Book Exhibition> is ‘BEST,’ and 225 books and 12 films most checked out by Seoul citizens will be displayed at the six collections rooms. There will be books on a variety of subjects including large-font books, Korean and foreign language children’s books, Seoul City publications, and more.

    The Seoul Metropolitan Library <Themed Book Exhibition> is free of charge to all visitors during library operation hours (closed every Monday and on national holidays), and inquiries can be made to the Seoul Metropolitan Library Global Collections (82-2-2133-0308).