Monday, August 11, 2008

July 2008 Web Server Survey

Dear All,

July 2008 survey of Netcraft has received responses from 175,480,931 (175 million) websites.

This is an increase of 3.14 million sites, compared with the last month (172 million websites).

For more information, visit:



National Digital Library (NDL) of Korea is Under Construction

Dear Colleagues,

The National Digital Library (NDL) of Korea, with the aim of providing high-quality knowledge & information portal services accessible to users anytime & anywhere, is under construction now.

The six principles of the basis for the NDL’s missions are as follows:

1. The Digital Library approachable from anywhere
2. The Digital Library with no barriers
3. The Digital Library encouraging participation
4. The Digital Library as the Global Knowledge Information Hub
5. The Digital Library providing Information Literacy Service
6. The Digital Library providing Information Reference Service

The construction is scheduled to be completed by the end of year 2008 & the opening of the NDL will be in the Spring 2009.

There is no doubt that the NDL would provide an easy to use information service environment by integrating & gathering digital information resources around the world and would act as a gateway to global information and knowledge.

For more information, please visit:

If you need further information, pls. write me during my stay in South Korea.

With best regards,


Sunday, August 03, 2008

Tharang from South Korea

Dear All,

I am writing to you all again from South Korea.

These days, I am training at the National Library of Korea and studying Korean Language at the Seoul National University.

Here is a link for some photographs of mine during:

  • the training program at the Seoul National University Library
  • My country presentation at the Donguk University
  • 3 day trip to Deegu, Gyeongju and Busan
  • One day trip to DMZ
  • the training program at the National Library of Korea


Best Regards,