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Gyeonggi Province Opens Theme Libraries


SEOUL, Sept. 12 (Korea Bizwire) — Libraries with special themes, such as musical instruments and forests, are being established at various locations in Gyeonggi Province.

The Soriul Library, located in the city of Osan, specializes in musical instruments and has in its collection 20,000 books and 180 kinds of musical instruments.

The Yeokgok Library, located in Bucheon, specializes in forest and environment and has 21,000 books on nature.

A public library to be established in Uijeongbu on November 21 will become South Korea’s first to combine an art gallery with a library.

Gyeonggi Province has been carrying out various projects to promote public libraries since last year.

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