Library Hours

Shinagawa Campus
Monday to Friday:  08:45 - 20:00 (closes at 17:00 during academic holidays)
Exams period:  08:45 - 21:00 starting one week before until the day before the end of the period.
Saturday:  09:45 - 17:00 (closed during academic holidays)
Last day of the month: 13:00 - 20:00 (closed during academic holidays)

Etchujima Campus
Monday to Friday:  08:45 - 20:00 (closes at 17:00 during academic holidays)
Saturday:  09:45 - 17:00 (closed during academic holidays)
Last day of the month:  13:00 - 20:00 (closed during academic holidays)

Study room ( Etchujima Hall )
Monday to Friday:  08:45 - 22:00 (closes at 17:00 during academic holidays)

Note: Full-time professors can use the Shinagawa Campus library outside opening hours.

Closed days

In principle, the libraries are closed on Sundays, national holidays, Saturdays during academic holidays, two days in mid-August and during the year-end and New Year holidays.
The schedule of each library can be viewed online on this page.


Student ID card or a library card is necessary to check out materials from the library.

Books:A maximum of 10 volumes can be borrowed for up to 2 weeks.
Journals and reference books:One-day loans to be returned by 10:00 the following day ( no limit on the number of volumes ).

Note: Borrowing privileges are suspended while an item is overdue.

Copy service

Library materials can be copied for research or study purposes, with a limit of one copy per item.

Cost:10 yen per sheet for B&W, 50 yen per sheet for color. We are running out of change. You need small change.

Last Update:2011/10/05