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HISTORY
HISTORY The history of LG Sangnam Library shows its leadership in digital library services.
  • 1996
    04
    LG Sangnam Library, as Korea’s 1ST Digital Library
    Started information Service By Digitalizing excellent foreign theses For Researchers in Science field
  • 2000
    06
    Theses full texts were downloaded More than 5Million Times
  • 2000
    11
    Transition to LG ELIT, A web portal specialized in Science and Technology
    A web portal site supporting scientist With information about Science and Technology were opened.
  • 2003
    07
    Opening of LG ScienceLand
    LG ScienceLands a Science themed web site Full of fun and exciting materials For children and teenagers.
  • 2005
    11
    LG ScienceLand the‘Korea Science Content Award’
  • 2006
    04
    An ubiquitous library For the print-disabled
    The DTB Library is a library that removes Barriers by mobile and web service
  • 2007
    03
    LG Snagnam Library received
    The 39th Korea Library Award (by KLA) The DTB Library is a library that removes Barriers by mobile and web service
  • 2008
    12
    The LG DTB Library received the Web Award Korea grand prize
    in 'social service for the disabled' and technology innovation' section.
  • 2009
    06
    Director of LG Sangnam Library received the Order of Civil Merit Dongbaeg medal
  • 2010
    12
    Received 'First and Formost' for Persons with Disabilities award
  • 2016
    04
    Opening of YOUNG MAKER, young makers’ community.
    YOUNG MAKER is a participatory platform for children to make and share by themselves as creative makers.
  • 2016
    04APRIL
    The Official Opening of Playmaker (http://www.playmaker.or.kr), a Platform for Young Makers
  • 2013
    10OCTOBER
    Distribution of the 6th Special Mobile Phones for the visually impaired (LG Electronics F480L)
  • 05MAY
    MOU signing ceremony with CBS to provide high-quality contents for the LG DTB Library
  • 04APRIL
    Launching of Science Experience App by LG ScienceLand
  • 04APRIL
    The LG ScienceLand produced and distributed the 'ChangUi-TongTong : Education App. for outdoor activities' Application
  • 03MARCH
    The renewal open of LG Sangnam Library Microsite
  • 2011
    04APRIL
    Chosen as ‘benefactor of the month’ and received the Ministry of Health and Welfare Award
  • 04APRIL
    The LG ScienceLand produced and distributed the 'Science-Song' Application
  • 2010
    12DECEMBER
    Received ‘First and Formost’ for Persons with Disabilities award
  • 11NOVEMBER
    The LG DTB Library produced and distributed its 4th model of DTB-exclusive mobile phone (LG Electronics LH8600s).
  • 2009
    12DECEMBER
    The LG DTB Library produced and distributed its 3rd model of DTB-exclusive mobile phone(LG Electronics LB2900).
  • 06JUNE
    Director of LG Sangnam Library received the Order of Civil Merit Dongbaeg medal
  • 2008
    12DECEMBER
    The LG DTB Library received the Web Award Korea grand prize in ‘social service for the disabled’ and technology innovation’ section.
  • 08AUGUST
    The LG DTB produced and distributed the 2nd version of the LG DTB Library mobile phones (LG Electronics LG2900s).
  • 2007
    10OCTOBER
    The case study of the LG DTB Library was published in IFLA Journal as an outstanding article.
  • 03MARCH
    Received the 39th Korea Library Award by the Korea Library Association.
  • 2006
    07JULY
    Renovated the LG ELIT Website (http://www.lg.or.kr) .
  • 06JUNE
    The LG DTB Library launched its 1st model of DTB-exclusive mobile phone (LG Electronics LH1300s).
  • 04APRIL
    Opened The LG DTB(Digital Talking Book) Library (http://voice.lg.or.kr) on the 10th anniversary of the LG Sangnam Library.
  • 2005
    11NOVEMBER
    LG ScienceLand won the 'Korea Science Content Award 2005'.
  • 2004
    04APRIL
    Overview of the eighth anniversary of October: lecture DB 10 million exceeded
  • 2003
    07JULY
    Open Land LG Sciences
  • 04APRIL
    Overview of the seventh anniversary the homepage and service reorganization
  • 2002
    11NOVEMBER
    Members of the library exceeded 70000 people
  • 01JANUARY
    400 million times exceeded our website
  • 2001
    07JULY
    Agreement on the Korea Education and Research Information Service and co-academic information utilization and mutual cooperation
  • 2000
    11NOVEMBER
    Portal specializing in the field of science and technology to revamp the site
  • 1999
    11NOVEMBER
    Services provided original paper 300 Retrieved breakthrough
  • 09SEPTEMBER
    2nd National Library Homepage Contest Grand Prize
  • 06JUNE
    Homepage exceeded 100 million times a connection
  • 04APRIL
    Overview of the third anniversary of the homepage replace the front
  • 1998
    09SEPTEMBER
    1st National Library Homepage Contest Prize
  • 1997
    06JUNE
    Start the WWW service system and intranet building project
  • 04APRIL
    Overview of the first anniversary of the WWW service initiation (http://www.lg.or.kr)
  • 1996
    04APRIL
    November: LG Sangnam opening ceremony of the library open school pilot project and the Dong-A Ilboparticipate in the movement of IYC (Internet Youth Camp) (University of Excellence information on PC 450 donated)
  • 01JANUARY
    National high-speed information business information providers to participate in the pilot (Administration) Ministry of Information and Communication
  • 1995
    12DECEMBER
    Electronic library information system (ELIT: Electronic Library Information Tour) building completed and the pilot service
  • 01JANUARY
    Obtain data and digitization work starts
  • 1994
    08AUGUST
    Obtain data and digitization work starts
  • 06JUNE
    LG Sangnam Library established plan published (LG Yonam Cultural Foundation 25th anniversary ceremony)
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