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■Library Hours

Hours Open
  • Monday - Friday: 8:00-22:00
  • Saturday: 8:00-19:00
Days Closed
  • Sundays
  • National Holidays
  • End of Year and New Years (Dec. 29-Jan. 4)
  • School Anniversaries (May 1, Oct. 15)
News (Japanese)

■Circulation and Return

Available only to students and staff of The Jikei University School of Medicine.
Circulation Conditions
3 volumes・7 days
(10 volumes overnight)
Bound Journals
Unbound Journals
You can extend the loan period of the book if it has not been reserved by others.
A loan can be renewed a maximum of two times.
You can reserve books to be borrowed.
Please return the materials to the circulation desk.
When the library is closed, place materials in the Book Return Box located in front of the library.
Please don't return borrowed materials to the shelves.


All materials in the library are available for users.
Eating, drinking, and smoking are prohibited.
Individual Study Rooms (Only for faculty members)
These rooms can be reserved at the circulation desk.

■Photocopying Service

Please fill out the application for copying.
for members of the university \30/sheet
for nonmembers \150/sheet
for persons from other hospitals, universities, and nonprofit organizations \50/sheet
Self-service copy machine (Only for members of the university)
Prepaid card
  • \500/40 sheets
  • \1,000/95 sheets
  • \3,000/300 sheets

■Arangements of Materials

Medical books are classified and arranged according to the National Library of Medicine Classification (NLMC).
Other books are classified and arranged according to the Nippon Decimal Classification (NDC).
Journals are arranged alphabetically.
Floor Guide

2nd Floor


Bound Journals (Foreign)
 before 1981
Stacks 4
Books  Stacks 3

1st Floor

Reference Books
Current Journals

Bound Journals (Japanese)
 from 1976
Bound Journals (Foreign) 
 from 1981 to 1987
Stacks 2
Bound Journals (Foreign) 
 from 1988
Stacks 1

■Interlibrary Loan

Materials not available at the library can often be borrowed or photocopied from other libraries.
If you wish to visit other libraries, you should obtain a letter of introduction at the counter.

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