Hyokyoung Yi, UW Libraries’ Korea studies librarian, will step in as interim director for the Tateuchi East Asia Library. Hyokyoung has over 20 years experience with the Tateuchi East Asia Library, including a decade of leading public services, and she brings extremely relevant experiences and skills as interim director.
The international search for a new director will begin later this fall. The process of filling existing open positions is ongoing and will enable the library to resume its regular hours in the fall. At this time, the Tateuchi East Asia Library. remains open following the existing summer hours of operation.
For questions regarding research questions or operations, contact UW Libraries. Subject and language-specific questions will be directed to the appropriate subject librarian.