Advanced SearchSearch Tips
An Analysis of Reading Programs of Public Libraries in Korea
facebook(new window)  Pirnt(new window) E-mail(new window) Excel Download
 Title & Authors
An Analysis of Reading Programs of Public Libraries in Korea
Lee, Jongmoon;
  PDF(new window)
This study analyzes the problems in reading program of public libraries and provides some suggestions for the program development and management. For this analysis, I sampled and examined 350 news articles to reading programs done in the public libraries between 2013 and 2015. The result shows that 41.4% of the collected articles were the news about the reading programs in Seoul Metropolitan areas. While the articles about simple reading programs occupied 69.9%, the mixed activity programs reached a significant amount in total. In addition, 51.3% of program participants was under the elementary children and their parents, but only 9.0% program participants came from low socioeconomic status classes. 86 reading programs (28.4%) were designed for one-day events without a long-term policy. Based on such analyses, this study provides three suggestions: utilizing public relation teams and communicating mass media to advertize reading programs to local residents, developing systematic reading programs in users` needs, managing the reading programs for all kinds of local residents.
Public Library;Reading Program;Actual Reading Condition;Reading Activity;News Reporting about Reading;
 Cited by
김수희. 2010. 제주지역 공공도서관 문화프로그램 실태분석 및 이용자 만족도 연구. 석사학위논문. 한성대학교 대학원, 문헌정보학과. Kim, Su-Hee. 2010. A Study on the User Satisfaction of Cultural Programs of Public Library in Jeju Area. M.A. thesis. graduate School of Infomation Science. Hansung University, Dept of Library and Infomation Science.

김은하, 이태문. 2015. 2015년도 해외 주요국의 독서실태 및 독서문화진흥정책 사례 연구. 서울: 문화체육관광부. Gim, eunha and Taemun Lee. 2015. Reading Status of the 2015 major foreign policy and Reading Culture Promotion Case Study. Seoul: Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.

대통령 소속 도서관정보정책위원회. 2014. 제2차 도서관발전종합계획(2014-2018). 세종: 대통령 소속 도서관정보정책위원회. Committee on Library and Information Policy. 2014. The Second Comprehensive Plans for Library in Korea (2014-2018). Sejong: Committee on Library and Information Policy.

안인자 외. 2013. 취업 실태조사 특별위원회 최종보고서. 서울: 한국도서관협회. Ahn, In-Ja et al. 2013. Employment Survey Special Committee Final Report. Seoul: KLA.

채송화. 2013. 공공도서관에서의 독서교육 프로그램 운영 사례연구. 석사학위논문. 가톨릭대학교 교육대학원, 독서교육전공. Chai, Songwha. 2013. The case study of operating reading education programs at public libraries. M.A. graduate School of Education. The Catholic University of Korea, Dept of Reading Education.

한국문화관광연구원. 2010. 독서단체 등의 프로그램 및 활동 현황 조사. 서울: 문화체육관광부. Korea Culture and Tourism Institute. 2010. Survey programs and activities, such as reading groups. Seoul: Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.

한상수. 2010. 공도서관 독서프로그램 실태분석: 충청남도 공공도서관을 중심으로. 석사학위논문. 한국교원대학교 교육정책전문대학원, 인적자원정책전공. Han, Sang Soo. 2010. An Analysis of Public Libraries' Reading Programs - in Chungnam Province -. M.A. graduate School of Education. Policy and Administration of Korea National University of Education Chung-Buk, Dept of Reading Education.

국가도서관통계시스템 도서관통계 [online]. [cited 2016.6.8]. . National Library Statistics System. library statistic [online]. [cited 2016.6.8]. .

국가통계포털. 국내통계 신문산업 [online]. [cited 2016.2.24]. . Korean Statistical information services, newspaper industry [online]. [cited 2016.2.24]. .

내일신문. 2016. 우리나라와 OECD 국가 독서실태․정책 비교 (1): 우리나라 '습관적 독자' 가장 적다. 3월 2일 [online]. [cited 2016.3.2]. . Naeil Newspapers. 2016. Korea and OECD countries, reading status and policy comparison (1): Korea 'habitual readers' smallest. March 2 [online]. [cited 2016.3.2]. .

문화체육관광부. 2015 국민독서실태조사 결과 발표 [online]. [cited 2016.2.7]. . Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism Homepage. 2015 National Reading Survey results released [online]. [cited 2016.2.7]. .