The Korea Academy of Librarianship is the renowned educational institution for librarians involving the best scholars in the Department of Library and Information Science. The academy was selected by the Ministry of Education to open a professional training center for librarians in 1965. The curriculum has changed over the decades to better serve the change of environment in library ICT system such as information search, information management and automatic library,
The academy has produced over 8,000 graduates most of whom are now working as professional librarians in major libraries in Korea, contributing to the development of Korean library system. The Center is continuously striving to become the hub of educating competent librarians specializing in ICT.