Published Date : Sep 10, 2018 / Edited Date : Aug 31, 2022
The large shelves of books in Starfield Library.
A large statue made of vegetables in the Starfield Library.
People sitting and reading in the Starfield Library.
Customers reading in the Starfield Library. In the back are shelves of books and a large sculpture.
Located in the center of COEX Mall, Starfield Library is an open public space where anyone can freely come to sit down, take a break, and immerse themselves in books along with other bibliophiles. A wide selection of books in various genres such as humanities, economics, hobbies, etc. are readily available. Whole sections of the library are dedicated to foreign books and famous authors. iPads can be used to read e-books. Close to 600 magazines, domestic and foreign, are available for browsing. All these qualities set Starfield Library apart from other ordinary libraries. In addition, a plethora of events take place here such as meeting with authors, book talks, poetry reading, lectures, book concerts, and more.
Frequently Asked Questions about Starfield Library
* Subway Line 2, Samseong Station, Exits 5 & 6 * Subway Line 9, Bongeunsa Station, Exits 1/6/7 * Subway Line 7, Cheongdam Station, Exit 2
(Based on 321 Traveler)
Latest 5 reviews of Starfield Library
Free activity for the fam in a beautiful setting
What a place! Beautifully-decorated, free-for-all library with plenty of seats and books/magazines to read! It's in a huge shopping centre, so it does feel crowded at times, but still worth a long...
Nice library in the middle of a mall
Went out of my way to visit the library, it was beautiful and looked great in photos however I expected it to be a more standalone library in real life it definitely looked less impressive in real...
Interesting library inside a shopping mall
In contrast to the busy, vibrant shopping mall in Gangnam, this modern, ritzy library forms an interesting landscape in Seoul's exclusive enclave. It has become a major attraction in the mall with...
One of a kind library in a public space. Kind of an art installation for a way to place a public library.
A unique place where shelves and shelves of book adorn a lobby of a building interconnected with malls, dept stores, office buildings, lots of cafes and coffee places (a Starbucks is reign there...
Beautiful Unique Library
It’s more lovely than the pictures make it out to be, and I came here at least twice a week. The space is full of books but it’s large and airy, and there’s so much public seating around that you can...
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