Using Materials

The library policy during current Kyushu University Guidance Level is determined in the following:

  • If you have symptoms such as fever, coughing, sneezing, and fatigue, reconsider your visiting.
  • Please wear a mask during your stay.
  • Make sure that sanitizing hands when you enter, and washing and sanitizing hands after you use equipment.
  • Visiting as a group and conversation in the library is not allowed.
  • Not available for online classes. You should take them at classrooms designated by department offices.
  • Install “COVID-19 Contact-Confirming Application (COCOA) ” on your smartphone before your visit.

Borrow | Return | Reserve | Photocopy | ASRS Materials | Closed Stack Materials Facilities

◆Borrow

Bring materials with your student/staff ID card to the circulation desk.
Automatic borrowing machines are also available. (Central and Chikushi)
You can renew via MyPage.

◆Return

Return library books at the book drops.
(ILL books must be returned at the circulation desk)

※ If you have not returned by the due date, your borrowing privilege will be suspended.
※ You can return library materials at any libraries of Kyushu University.

◆Reserve

When a particular book whose status is "on lending," you can make a reservation via Collection

◆Photocopy

Self-service copy machines are available.

※ According to the Copyright Law, copying all pages of a copyrighted library material is strictly prohibited. Only copying a part of a material for 1 copy per person for research/educational purposes is permitted.

◆ASRS

Central Library and Science & Technology Library

You can request from a dedicated PCs for ASRS in the library and then you can receive the materials in a few minutes.
Faculty may also make a request from lab. For details, check out our user guides.

Central | Sci&Tech

Chikushi Library

Apply to the circulation desk. Staff will retrieve for you.

◆Closed Stack Materials

Central Library

Apply by email with the following forms attached in advance at least 3 days before the date to use (except weekends and holidays).
Reading, phototaking and photocopying must be completed by 15 minutes before the library closes.

※Users can borrow semi-rare books or make photocopying by themselves.

Science & Technology Library

Apply by email with the following forms attached in advance at least 5 days before the date to use (except weekends and holidays).
Your using must be done by 15 minutes before the library closes.

Medical Library

For reading application, submit Request Form (Japanese) to the circulation section by mail, email, or FAX in advance.
For phototaking and photocopying application,  submit Request Form (Japanese) to the ILL section.
 
【Circulation Section】
Hours of Service:Weekdays 9:00-17:00
 
【InterLibrary Loan Section】

◆Facilities

Central Library

Individual study rooms are available. (Up to 180 minutes for quiet use / Up to 90 minutes. for online job interviews)
※ Make reservations via library website (MyPage).

Science & Technology Library

Group study rooms are available for individual use only. (Up to 90 minutes for online job interviews)
※ Make reservations via library website (MyPage).

Medical Library

Group study rooms are available for individual use only. (Up to 90 minutes for online job interviews)
※ Make reservations via library website (MyPage).

Due to renovation, Medical Library is closed.

Chikushi Library

Study Room is available for individual use only. (Up to 60 minutes for users affiliated with Chikushi campus)  
※ Apply at the circulation desk.

Contact Information

Central Library tousiroyu@jimu.kyushu-u.ac.jp
Science & Technology Library titoservice@jimu.kyushu-u.ac.jp
Medical Library tieetura@jimu.kyushu-u.ac.jp
Design Library tgsabisu@jimu.kyushu-u.ac.jp
Chikushi Library srttosho@jimu.kyushu-u.ac.jp