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(July 1. Updated)[Katsura Library & Libraries of Faculty of Engineering (Yoshida)] Library services from April 6 (Preventive Measures against COVID-19)

Posted:2020/07/01

We will close 5 libraries in Yoshida campus from Apr. 6 and partially restrict the use of the Katsura Library.

During the period, we will respond as follows.

Use of Library Materials

About all of Libraries of Faculty of Engineering(including the Katsura Lirbary)

  • If the materials you need are available online, please use them.
  • We suspend the use of all the materials stored in the rare materials storage and the semi-rare materials storage.

About 5 Libraries of Faculty of Engineering in Yoshida campus

We will close 5 Libraries of Faculty of Engineering in Yoshida campus from Apr. 6, 2020 until the day to be determined.
If you want to borrow books in these libraries, please apply through MyKULINE.

(July 1. Updated)
The application from this form was terminated. 
Please make a request by clicking the “Reserve” button on KULINE.
Go to "Place a Hold Service" page for details.

  • Search on KULINE and check the title, click the resreve button, login MyKULINE and enter your information.
  • You can pick up books from Katsura Library with this service. 
  • Books held in Yoshida 5 libraries are handed over at the Library of Architecture(Yoshida). We will let you know by email when the materials are ready.
  • Please use the return boxes to return books. You can return books of the Graduate School of Engineering anywhere in the Yoshida 5 libraries except Electrical and Electronic Engineering Library (Because the building is locked).
  • Materials can be returned by postal mail or other delivery services if they are packed appropriately so that they are not damaged in transit.(Users are to pay the delivery fee.)

    Address: Yoshida Honmachi, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8501, Reseach Bldg. No.5
    Library of Architecture (Yoshida)
  • Please use MyKULINE to extend the borrowing period.

About the Katsura Library

  • We will shorten the opening time to 9: 00 - 17: 00.
  • We ask those with the following symptoms to refrain from visiting the library.
    The symptoms : Fever, Cough, Sneezing and Fatigue
  • Admission to the library is limited to Kyoto University members (excluding graduates and retired faculty and staff) only.
  • Please read your student ID card or IC authentication card when entering or leaving the library.
  • Please keep a distance from other users in the reading rooms.
  •  (July 1. Updated)
    You can place a hold request on items held in Katsura Library.
    Please make a request by clicking the “Reserve” button on KULINE.
    Go to "Place a Hold Service" page for details.
  • Please use the return box next to the main gate on the 2nd floor. You can use return box even if the library is open.
  • Materials can be returned by postal mail or other delivery services if they are packed appropriately so that they are not damaged in transit.(Users are to pay the delivery fee.)
  • Please use MyKULINE to extend the borrowing period.

Copy of Library Materials

About all of Libraries of Faculty of Engineering(including the Katsura Lirbary)

The borrowing prohibited materials(journals, reference books, etc.) will be provided in PDF file free of charge using EDDS. If the materials is not prohibited from lending, please borrow them.

Please refer to the following guide for how to apply.

Attention

  • The EDDS service is usually limited to public expense and charged.
  • The PDF file is only available on campus network for two weeks.
  • Only single copy is allowed.
  • We do not handle requests for copyright infringement.
  • If you do not know where you would like to make a copy, please contact us by email in advance.
    • E-mail:090stosho [at] mail2.adm.kyoto-u.ac.jp

Contact

  • E-mail:090stosho [at] mail2.adm.kyoto-u.ac.jp