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Korean Studies: Architectural Conservation

A comprehensive guide for users of all aspects of Korean studies.

Library holdings

Library holdings on Architectural Conservation in Korea

Korean databases

Users can find some materials on Korean architecture from several databases

Key Korean databases for architecture [subscription service]*

From the eKorean Studies : Korean studies database 한국학데이터베이스 **

From KSI (Korean Studies Information) 한국학술정보(주) **

From Nurimedia 누리미디어

* Monash students and staff only or walk-in users come to the Monash University Library. Grant from the Korea Foundation subsidize the subscription fee.

** Document delivery available

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From the National Library of Korea 국립중앙도서관 (國立中央圖書館)

Available all visitors PCs in Branch Libraries (Australian campuses), Monash Unviersity.
If you are not sure which PC you can use, please ask at the Information Point. 
There is compensation fee for using copyrighted item (accessing and printing). Others are free of charge.


From on the Web

Other links

Architecture Resources in Asian Libraries in Melbourne (ALIM)

Architectural Conservation in Korea

New materials

Architectural Conservation & Design in Korea

 

[Book]

Hanyangdoseong, the Seoul City Wall

Royal Tombs of the Joseon Dynasty : legacies of elegance

World heritage in Korea, 1995-2015

서울, 북경, 동경 : 세 수도의 원형과 보존 = Seoul, Beijing, Tokyo : Conserving historic urban form

中國遼陽地域의 壁畵古墳 Chungguk Yoyang chiyŏk ŭi pyŏkhwa kobun

한국의 세계유산 = World heritage in Korea, 1995-2015 Han'guk ŭi segye yusan = World heritage in Korea, 1995-2015

고구려의 고분 문화. 3, 길림성 요령성 일대 Koguryŏ ŭi kobun munhwa. 高句麗 古墳文化. 3, 吉林省 遼寧省 一帶

불교사찰의 예술적 가치 Pulgyo sach'al ŭi yesulchŏk kach'I (佛敎寺刹의 藝術的 價値)

한국 궁궐 건축의 고찰 Han'guk kunggwŏl kŏnch'uk ŭi koch'al (韓國宮闕建築의考察)

조상의 삶을 찾아 민가로의 여행 Chosang ŭi sam ŭl ch'aja min'ga roŭi yŏhaeng (民家)

정원과 누각 탑파의 조화 庭園과 樓閣塔婆의 調和

[DVD]

안동 고택 (安東古宅) Andong kot'aek

한국의 공예 : Korea (韓國의 工藝)Han'guk ŭi kongye : Korea

근정전 단청 (勤政殿丹靑) Kŭnjŏngjŏn tanchʻŏng



Image from 전주 풍남문 (全州 豊南門)


[From the Cultural Heritage Administration of Korea  문화재청] Japanese, Chinese

實測 調査/修理 報告書 실측 조사/수리 보고서 
(문화재청>행정정보>문화재도서>간행물)

Total 4,635 publications as at 1 October 2017.

  • 建築文化財 건축문화재 (379 eBooks)
  • 宮陵管理 궁능관리 (237 eBooks)
  • 發掘調査 발굴조사 (393 eBooks)
  • 文化財修理 문화재수리 (253 eBooks)
  • 古都保存 고도보존 (28 eBooks)
  • 文化財活用 문화재활용 (81 eBooks)
  • 史蹟 사적 (110 eBooks)

eBook (전자도서보기) and PDF file (PDF 다운로드) available through the site.

Korean architecture models, the University of Melbourne

East Asian Architecture Student Works (Course: Asian Architecture B; Lecturer: Prof. Qinghua Guo, Faculty of Architecture Building and Planning, the University of Melbourne)

  • Nok-Yak-Jeong (녹약정 綠若亭) (.pdf 1.9mb) by Ross Berryman, Min Soo Park, Ting yu Frank Fu and Simon Sieradzki, 2011.
  • Asian Architectural Models database (Students who would like to participate the Asian Architecture Model Database Project, please consult Prof. Guo for the details)
    Korean Architecture Models in this database are as below (as at 30 June 2011):
    • Kunjongjon Hall, Gyeongbokgung Palace (근정전 勤政殿, 경복궁 景福宮) by Seung-Wook Son, David Fung, and Isaac Wong, 2008.
    • The Gate to Traveling Official's Inn (江陵客舍門) by Li, Qinyuan, 2007.
    • Silleuksa Chosadang (神勒寺 祖師堂) by Ko, Gary, 2004.
  • East Square Pavilion (東十字閣) by Tommy Tsang and Jenny Chen, 2002.

On the Web

UNESCO World Heritage Center – Republic of Korea

  • 한국의 세계문화유산 (문화재) = 韓國의世界文化遺産 (文化財)
    - Baekje Historic Areas (2015) 백제역사유적지구 = 百濟歷史遺跡地區
    - Changdeokgung Palace Complex (1997) 창덕궁 = 昌德宮
    - Gyeongju Historic Areas (2000) 경주역사유적지구 = 慶州歷史遺蹟地區
    - Haeinsa Temple Janggyeong Panjeon, the Depositories for the Tripitaka Koreana Woodblocks (1995) 해인사 장경판고 = 海印寺 藏經板庫
    - Historic Villages of Korea: Hahoe and Yangdong (2010) 한국의 역사 마을: 하회와 양동 = 韓國의 歷史 마을: 河回와 良洞
    - Hwaseong Fortress (1997) 수원화성 = 水原華城
    - Jongmyo Shrine (1995) 종묘 = 宗廟
    - Namhansanseong (2014) 남한산성 = 南漢山城
    - Royal Tombs of the Joseon Dynasty (2009) 조선왕릉 = 朝鮮王陵
    - Seokguram Grotto and Bulguksa Temple (1995) 석굴암 & 불국사 = 石窟庵 & 佛國寺

  • Korean National Commission for UNESCO 유네스코한국위원회