Donation & Gifts

• To make a gift, please visit the "Friends of the Library" website.    Friends of the Library

Donations and gifts of books

Materials Donation Guide

  • Donations and gifts of books, CD's and other means of support are always welcomed and appreciated. It is by the generosity of local service organizations, various global groups, colleges, friends and personal donors that we are able to provide students, faculty members and researchers with outstanding sources of knowledge and information. If you have any questions or inquiries about donating materials to the library, please refer to the contact info provided. We also accept cash donations for SNU Development Fund.
  • Cash donation through ‘SNU Development Fund’ is also enabled.

Donation guidelines on handling personal materials to the Central Library (Korean)

Expression of Intention

Anyone wishing to make a donation may fill out Certificate of Donated Materials and Articles, by clicking below.

Certificate of Donated Materials and Articles

Method of Donation

  • Materials may be donated via mail, home-delivery service, or personal visit to the library.
  • If the quantity of materials is outsized, our library may personally visit and accept the items.
  • When donating cash through SNU Development Fund, fill in ‘Central Library’ on the Supporting Institution slot of Participating Contents on ’Online Application’ and select Fund Use as ‘Books’.

To. Donation
  • Address : Seoul National University Library Gwanak-ro 1, Gwanak-gu, Seoul 08826
  • TEL : 880-5284, 5466 

Donor Privileges

Registered Books Award Memorial Collection Qualification
Over 5,000 A plaque of appreciation Individual Collection Special Membership
Over 500 A certificate of appreciation Cyber Individual Collection -