during the term
Mon.‐Fri. 9am - 9pm
during the vacation (Spring, Summer, Winter)
Mon.‐Fri. 9am - 5pm
Sundays, National Holidays
the Anniversary Day (June 1st)
Saturdays during Vacation (Spring,Summer,Winter)
The first Wednesday of odd month
For more information: Library Hours (In Japanease)
Entering the Library
Put on the Student Card / Scan the barcede of the library card on the card reader of the top to open the gate. You are a temporary user, please write down your name and your address on the register book, and ask to the staff to open the gate.
Please keep your valuables with you. Food, drinks, and smoking are strictly prohibited in any part of the library to avoid damage to library stock and equipment, and disturbance to other users.
Open-shelf materials and Stack room materials are freely available to any user. After replacing any materials, please make sure to return them back properly where they were.
The self-service copy machine is located on the 1st floor. Fill in and submit the application form for photocopy before copying. To avoid copyright infringement, they are available only for library materials.
To check out items, bring the items and your student ID card/ library card at the circulation desk. You may not take away any library item from the library without checkking out.
Materials labeled 館内 (non-circulation) and Magazines are not available for loan.
Care must be taken of books and all library materials. No user may mark, mutilate or annotate books, and any marking or damage found must be reported to the librarian.
under-grade students: 7 items for 2 weeks
staff and post-grade students: 12 items for 4 weeks
*magazines are not for loan
*On the vacation period (spring, summer and winter), the loan period is longer according with the next term.
under-grade students :2 items for 8 weeks
staff and post-grade students: 4 items for 10 weeks
*magazines are not for loan
*the item number is included to the number of the standard loan(above).
You may renewed the due date for an additional 2 weeks.
unless: another user has reserved them./ You are on the overdue penalty.
You may reserve items, which is on loan. You will be notified when the itmes are available. They are kept at the circulation desk for 8 days after the notification.
All library materials are to be returned to the circulation desk where they were checked out. When the library is closed, drop them in the return box located at the front entrance.
If you have overdue books, your borrowing account will be suspended for same amount of overdue days from returning upto 14 days .
If you lost an borrowing item, you may be required to pay the cost of replacing.
Request to Purchase
Anyone qualified to use the library may make a request for the purchase of a book. Please submit one form of application for each item you request.