Collections is the inclusive university catalog provided by Kyushu University Library. You can search printed books and journals in the university, accessible e-journals and e-books, items in our institutional repository (QIR), publications by researchers of Kyushu University, our digital collections.
Search results can be limited by formats (books/journals/e-books etc.) or by various categories such as subjects, authors, holding libraries and published years. Some items have cover images and abstracts/table of contents, which help you identify the items. Links to Amazon or Google Books also provide further information.
* Try World Contents when searching resources more widely, without limiting to the materials available in Kyushu University.
Contents & Coverage (as of Sep 2016)
|Category||Description||# of items|
|Local holdings||Local holdings including printed books, journals and audio-visuals at all Kyushu University Library and research rooms||1.6 millions(bibs)
|e-journals||Accessible e-journals||137,000 titles|
|e-books||Accessible e-books||116,000 vols|
|Institutional repository (QIR)||Items deposited in the institutional repository (QIR)||32,000 items|
|Kyushu University authors' articles||Bibliographic information of Kyushu University authors' articles, thesis/dissertations and research projects||320,000 items|
|Digital collections||Information about digitized images of rare collections/unique contents in the university||117,000 items|
|Research tools||Online search tools including databases, encyclopedias and dictionaries subscribed in Kyushu University, and open-access resources||(in progress)|