Library Collections

  • Holding: Medical Library
    Volumes: 142 books
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Japanese Books, Western Books
    Subject: Medical Science

    Former collection of "Tadao Toda", author of "Toda New Bacteriology", which is widely used as a microbiology textbook in universities throughout Japan, and related books. He was a professor of bacteriology at Kyushu Imperial University School of Medicine and the first director of the Tuberculosis

  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 149
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Japanese Books, Western Books
    Subject: Literature, Linguistics, History, Geography, Law, Politics

    Former collection of the 11th Fukuoka Mayor, Akiho Tokizane, mainly Korean books and reference graphic documents. Donated to the former Fukuoka High School.

  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: About 600 books
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Wahon
    Subject: Literature, Linguistics

    Private collection of Tomita Shinnosuke (冨田 新之助).
    Unique collection of kyoukabon (狂歌本) in Edo and Meiji period.

  • Holding: Central Library Science and Technology Library
    Volumes: 2500
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Japanese Books, Western Books
    Subject: Literature, Linguistics, Agriculture, Science
  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 1,700
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Western Books
    Subject: Law, Politics

    Collection includes many valuable books on German law (constitutional law, administrative law, and local government law) from the 19th and 20th centuries.

  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 513 books
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Japanese Books, Western Books
    Subject: Literature, Linguistics

    Private collection of Prof. Umegaki Minoru (楳垣 実) on dialect study.

  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 37
    Category: Special Collection (Original)
    Contents Type: Western Books
    Subject: Law, Politics

    This is a collection of works on international law (public international law) that were considered important during the period of acceptance of European international law in Japan from the end of the Edo period to the Meiji period.

  • Holding: Medical Library
    Volumes: 400 books
    Category: Other Collections
    Contents Type: Wahon, Chinese Books
    Subject: Medical Science

    Shigeru Takagi, the first professor of the Department of Urology, Faculty of Medicine, collected old Japanese and Chinese medical books in the market, which were formerly owned by Inokichi Kubo (1874-1939), the first professor of the Department of Otorhinolaryngology.

     

  • Holding: Science and Technology Library
    Volumes: 887 books
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Japanese Books, Western Books
    Subject: History, Geography, Science

    Personal collection on geological science by Prof. Kyukichi Watanabe.
    Prof. Watanabe engaged in many researches on mineral resources and the collection contains a lot of research papers and geological maps on the researches.

  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 71 books
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Japanese Books
    Subject: Education

    Private collection of Prof. Watanabe Makoto(渡辺 誠) on comparative education.

  • Holding: Central Library Manuscript Library
    Volumes: 223 books
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Wahon, Archival Documents, Japanese Books
    Subject: Philosophy, Religion, History, Geography
  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 1,256 books
    Category: Special Collection (Original)
    Contents Type: Western Books
    Subject: Law, Politics

    1,256 books with detailed annotation of statutes in major states in the USA.

  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 405 books
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Western Books
    Subject: Literature, Linguistics

    Private collection of Prof. Yamakawa Johei(山川 丈平) about German literature, idioms and proverbs.

  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 550
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Japanese Books
    Subject: Philosophy, Religion

    Philosophy and History of Philosophy
    Former Collections of the late Professor Emeritus Kiyoyuki Yamamoto

  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 130 books
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Japanese Books, Western Books
    Subject: Law, Politics

    Catalog

  • Holding: Medical Library
    Volumes: about 700 books
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Wahon, Japanese Books, Western Books
    Subject: Literature, Linguistics, Medical Science

    Books purchased from the former collection of Dr. Shohei Yasuda (? -1919), assistant professor of the Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine.

  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 472 books
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Japanese Books
    Subject: History, Geography

    The collection of Hiroshi Yasukouchi (?-1953, former Fukuoka High School and Kyushu Imperial University), assistant professor at Oita University. -1953, graduated from the former Fukuoka High School and the Faculty of Law and Letters of Kyushu Imperial University), mainly on national history.

  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 756 volumes
    Category: Special Collection (Original)
    Contents Type: Wahon
    Subject: Literature, Linguistics

    227 sets, 756 volumes collection of Yomihon, Japanese books from the Edo period. This excellent collection includes books published in both Edo and Kamigata. Different versions of the same books are also collected.

     

  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 353 sets 674 books 88 letters
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Wahon, Archival Documents
    Subject: Philosophy, Religion, Literature, Linguistics

    Personal collection of Yoshimura Syuyou(吉村秋陽) and his descendants, the confucianists who served under the Mihara domain in Hiroshima. The collection mainly consists of diaries, manuscripts and letters.

  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 779 books
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Western Books
    Subject: Literature, Linguistics

    Private collection of Prof. Yukiyama Toshio(雪山 俊夫) about German literature and German language.

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