Learning Commons

The Learning Commons

The North/South Library Learning Commons open from May 2022. Learning Commons is a space for self-study, group study and discussion. You can always use them.


The North Library Learning Commons

4th Floor, Faculty of Engineering Bldg. No 3 (Lecture Hall) [MAP] (Japanese Only)

The South Library Learning Commons

5th Floor, Faculty of Engineering Integrated Research Bldg. [MAP] (Japanese Only)

Precautions for using the Learning Commons

Available for

  • Only Kyoto University members (Visitors not available)

Available time

  • Weekdays (Mon.-Fri) 9:00 - 17:00.
  • When The North/South Library closed, Learning Commons not available.

Drink Policy

  • Only covered beverages are permitted. Beverages in cans and open containers are not permitted.
  • Eating is not allowed in the Learning Commons.

Measures to prevent the spread of the Coronavirus

  • Please wear a mask or a face shield.
  • Please practice good hand hygiene.
  • Please wipe your space with sanitizer before you use facilities.

Other notes

  • Library staff makes the rounds regularly. 
  • Please do not leave your valuables.
  • Please do not put your luggage on the seat to save the place, as there is limited to the number of seats.
  • Please leave the Learning Comons as soon as possible, when it comes time to close (17:00).


The North Library
E-mail:090snorthlib [at] mail2.adm.kyoto-u.ac.jp

The South Library
E-mail:090ssouthlib [at] mail2.adm.kyoto-u.ac.jp