Service Hours (Katsura Library)

Opening hours

Mon-Fri, 9:00 am-9:00 pm(September and March 9:00 am-5:00 pm)


  • Saturdays, Sundays
  • National Holidays
  • University Foundation Day (Jun.18)
  • Mon-Wed of the 3rd week of August
  • Katsura Campus (Graduate School of Engineering) Administration Office holidays
  • Dec. 28-Jan. 4
  • Last weekday of every month except December

In addition to the above, libraries may be temporarily closed as needed.
Please check the calendar for the latest opening schedule.

Hours of operation

Regular library hours
(9:00 am-9:00 pm
Shortened library hours [Sep/Mar]
(9:00 am-5:00 pm
※Borrowing/returning are available during library hours.
- 4:45 pm - 4:45 pm

Applying for visiting other library Application Form
Dissertation - Requires prior reservation
Rare Books - Requires prior reservation 
Applying for a Library Card

- 8:30 pm
(30 minutes before closing)
- 4:30 pm
(30 minutes before closing)
Use of the materials of the Stack Rooms in the basement floor
- 8:50 pm
(10 minutes before closing)
- 4:50 pm
(10 minutes before closing)
Use of the Group Study Rooms and the Theater Room
9:00 pm 5:00 pm Closed