Welcome !

Our library is a public facility where anybody may use or borrow such materials as books and CDs for free.
( To borrow, your identification which shows your name and address in Japan is required.)

Searching for library materials

We have many foreign books !
In particular, we have foreign books section in Chuo library.
There are a number of books in foreign languages, such as English, Chinese, Korean, Portuguese and Tagalog.

Photo of the OPAC in the library

You can also search them by using the "OPAC" in the library. English, Chinese, Korean and Portuguese are available on it. -> -> ->

From the search result page, you can make the reservations for the materials. (User card number and password are required. They will be issued at the counter.)


Foreign Newspapers and magazines (in Chuo library)

Newspapers (cannot be borrowed. Reference Only.)
The Japan News / The Japan Times & International New York Times / Asahi Weekly / 人民日報 / 民団 / 朝鮮日報 / 朝鮮新報
Magazines
TIME / Newsweek / Forbes / Foreign Affairs / Fortune / The Economist / National Geographic / Sports Illustrated / 月刊朝鮮 / ひらがなタイムズ

User's Page

You may confirm the items you have checked out or the status of the items you have reserved. (You need a password to use this system. The password will be issued at the counter.) -> -> -> My Page (English is available!)
You can also confirm them by using the "OPAC" in the library. English, Chinese, Korean and Portuguese are available on it.


Library Guide for Foreign Users
English
Chinese
Korean
Manner Guide
Library Maps and Hours
Chuo Faclility Map(PDF)
Library Calendar
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