Library Collections

  • Holding: Central Library Web
    Category: Online Gallery
    Contents Type: Wahon
    Subject: History, Geography

    [Japanese Version Only] "Moko Shurai Ekotoba" is a painting scrolls on the Mongol invasions of Japan in 1274 and 1281.

  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 100
    Category: Special Collection (Original)
    Contents Type: Western Books
    Subject: Sociology, Economy

    The collection focuses on the writings of Sidney Webb (1859-1947) and Beatrice Webb (1858-1943), a British sociologist and economist.

  • Holding: Central Library Manuscript Library
    Volumes: 791 books
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Archival Documents, Western Books
    Subject: Philosophy, Religion, History, Geography

    Private collection of Prof. Naganuma Kenkai (長沼 賢海). Materials related to history of Oriental culture focusing on Japan.

  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 565 books
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Japanese Books, Western Books
    Subject: Art, Literature, Linguistics

    Private collection of Prof. Nagaya Daizo (長屋 代蔵) about German drama, Hamann and Schiller.

  • Holding: Science and Technology Library
    Volumes: 132 books
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Wahon, Japanese Books, Western Books
    Subject: Agriculture, Science

    Private collection on tobacco and plant pathology by Prof. Kakugoro Nakata.

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    Collection > Nakata Collection

  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 4,633 books
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Wahon, Japanese Books, Western Books
    Subject: Art, History, Geography

    Private collection of Prof. Nakayama Morihiko (中山 森彦) and Prof. Nakayama Heijiro (中山 平次郎) about aesthetic and archaeology donated in 1960.

  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 2,138 books
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Western Books
    Subject: Literature, Linguistics

    Donated by Prof. Naruse Shoichi(成瀬 正一) in 1936.
    Collection on French literature and French language in 19th and 20th century.

  • Holding: Central Library
    Category: Special Collection (Original)
    Contents Type: Western Books
    Subject: Law, Politics

    All-American general law reports were compiled by dividing all over the U.S. into eight sections. Among them, law reports and law report indexes of Southeast states, Southwest states and California are contained in this special collection.

  • Holding: Design Library
    Volumes: 605 books
    Category: Special Collection (Original)
    Contents Type: Western Books
    Subject: Art

    The collection is the former collection of John G. Morris (1916-2017), a prominent former photo editor for Life magazine, The Washington Post, and The New York Times, and the first editor-in-chief of Magnum Photos.

  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 413 sets 1886 volumes
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Wahon, Chinese Books
    Subject: Philosophy, Religion, Literature, Linguistics

    This collection mainly consists of the private collection of Nishida Kanjiro (西田幹治郎), a Han learning (漢学) scholar lived in Setaka, and 30% of the collection consists of the private collection of Yokochi Genbanosuke (横地玄蕃助), a confucianist served under the Yanagawa domain.

  • Holding: Science and Technology Library
    Volumes: 666 books
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Wahon, Japanese Books, Western Books
    Subject: Agriculture, Science

    Private collection of Prof. Nishida Thoji (西田 藤次) about plant pathology.

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    Collection > Nishida-Thoji Collection

  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 127 sets, 797 volumes
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Wahon
    Subject: Literature, Linguistics

    Documents on early modern literature held by Nishioka Family and Fukumatsu Family

  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 1,568 books
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Japanese Books, Western Books
    Subject: Law, Politics

    Private collection of Prof. Nishiyama Shigekazu(西山 重和).
    The collection contains classic foreign books on international private law.
     

  • Holding: Medical Library
    Volumes: 354 books
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Wahon, Japanese Books, Western Books
    Subject: Medical Science

    九州帝国大学細菌学教室初代教授(中央図書館初代館長を兼務)の小川政修医学博士の蔵書と、細菌学教室所蔵資料を合体したコレクション。
    医学史関連資料が多く含まれる。

  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 795
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Wahon, Chinese Books, Japanese Books
    Subject: Literature, Linguistics, History, Geography, Law, Politics

    Former collection of Chinese classics (especially literature), law, and history of Shichiro Oi, a public prosecutor.
    Donated to the former Fukuoka High School and now housed in the Central Library.

  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 5,242 books
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Japanese Books, Western Books
    Subject: Sociology, Law, Politics

    Books and documents donated by Prof. Okuda Hachiji(奥田 八二) about social sciences, especially, documents on labor campaign in Fukuoka in 60's-90's, and documents on local administration during Prof. Okuda's term as a governor.

  • Holding: Science and Technology Library
    Volumes: 85 books
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Western Books
    Subject: Agriculture

    ・Collections > Okuda Collection

    Pribate collection of Prof. Okuda Yuzuru (奥田 譲) about natural sciences.

  • Holding: Medical Library
    Volumes: 293 sets about 2,000 volumes
    Category: Other Collections
    Contents Type: Chinese Books
    Subject: Medical Science

    Medical books published in China from the end of the Qing dynasty to the beginning of the Repaublic of China.

  • Holding: Medical Library
    Volumes: 147 books
    Category: Other Collections
    Contents Type: Western Books
    Subject: Medical Science

    The collection consists mainly of German and French medical books published in the latter half of the 19th century.

  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 813 Volumes
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Western Books
    Subject: Economy, Law, Politics

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