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Supporting Excellent Books of the Basic Sciences

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Books of Basic Sciences

The NAS has been undertaking the 'Program Supporting the Selection and Distribution of Outstanding books', being delegated by the Ministry of Education as part of the Ministry's Basic Sciences Promotion Project. Books in the fields of Humanities, Social and Natural Sciences, and Korean Studies are eligible for selection. Through a process of fair and just evaluation the NAS annually selects some 300 outstanding books. The NAS purchases those selected books and distributes them to universities, public libraries, and research centers throughout the nation.