Jee-Young Park

Korean Studies Librarian

Jee-Young Park

Library Profile

Jee-Young Park is responsible for developing and maintaining the Korean Studies collection. She also provides public services to support the teaching and research needs of the faculty and students at the University of Chicago. Jee-Young serves as the Korean studies liaison between the Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations and the Center for East Asian Studies. Currently she is an executive member of the Council on East Asian Libraries (CEAL) and a member of the Committee on Korean Studies (CKM).

Jee-Young is a graduate of the San Jose State University School of Library and Information Science and the University of California, Berkeley, where she earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Japanese Language and Culture. Prior to joining the University of Chicago Library, Jee-Young was a Korean cataloging librarian at the C.V. Starr East Asian Library at Columbia University.