1. Facilities you can reserve Cute. Commons(Group Study Room / Workshop Space) / Seminar Room / Individual Study Room
2. How to Reserve Use for Study / Use for Classes / Use for Events
3. Other Facilities Dr. Nakamura Tetsu Memorial Archive / Lounge / Refresh Space / Audio Vidual Seats / Self-Check Machine
4. About Computer and Network Wifi / Copy&Printing / Chromebook
5. Easily Accessible Facilities and Equipment Unisex Restroom / Elevator / Electric Height Adjustable Table / Browsing Assistance Equipment / Written Communication

1. Facilities you can reserve

The processes of Reservation depend on the purpose for use. For more information, see here.


Purpose for Use

Cute. Commons

Group Study Room

Study / Class / Event

Workshop Space

         / Class / Event

Seminar Room

Study / Class /         

Individual Study Room

Study /                   

Sky Cute.Commons

In a large 1,000㎡ space with various items which make flexible learning styles possible.


■Group Study Room (in Sky Cute.Commons)

【Service hours】By 10 minutes before closing
【Capacity】4 rooms (1~4): 8 people a room
【Equipment】whiteboard, 50 inch display
 ・Please fill in the application web form 
      (up to 1 month in advance).
   ・Up to 3 hours a day.
 ・It can be used by one person if it is for a web interview, etc. involving speech. 
 ・Connecting two rooms(1+2, 3+4) is possible. If you wish to extend your use, please send an e-mail at least one week prior to the date of use, indicating the date, time, number of people, and purpose of use.

* We ask for your cooperation in disinfecting hands, measuring CO2 concentration and ventilation.
* Not available for online classes. You should take them at classrooms designated by department offices.


■Workshop Space (in Sky Cute.Commons)

【Service hours】By 30 minutes before closing
【Capacity】48 seats (additional seats are available)
【Equipments】screen, microphone, loudspeaker, white board wall, liquid-crystal projector
【Rules】The rules for reservation and use of Workshop Space of Kyushu University Central Library (Japanese Version)

For information about use for classes or events, please see here.

Seminar Room

Seminar Room is intended for classes in which materials in Central Library and Manuscript Library are used for education. Also, this room can be used for research by groups.
【Capacity】2 rooms: 10 people on each room
Room 1 50 inch display, whiteboard
Room 2 50 inch display, whiteboard, projector, Blu-ray disc player

* We ask for your cooperation in disinfecting hands, measuring CO2 concentration and ventilation.


Individual Study Room

As in the picture right, users can bring book tracks into the room. When using book tracks please call the staff at the counter.
【Service hours】By 10 minutes before closing
【Capacity】3F:6 rooms, 1F:3 rooms
 [Individual study rooms (for quiet use)] 101-103, 301-306
: Up to 240 minutes for one day.
 [Individual study rooms (for online job interviews)] 307, 308 : Up to 180 minutes for one day.

  • Please fill in the application web form.
  • Not available for online classes. You should take them at classrooms designated by department offices.
  • There are no soundproofing. Maintain a quiet environment by wearing a headset.

*WiFi (kitenet) is available in the library, but kitenet service does not guarantee constant operation. Depending on the user's environment and line congestion, communication speed may drop or connection may be difficult.

2.How to Reserve

The way to reserve depends on the purpose for use, including Use for Study, Class, and Events. 

User Service Division, Service Planning Section

Use for Study

Kyushu University members can make a reservation for the purpose of studying on the website. The members can check the reservation status there.


Facility Capacity Reservation Start Service Hours
Group Study Room 8 1 month in advance 3 hours a day
By 10 minutes before closing
Seminar Room 10 1 week in advance By 10 minutes before closing
Individual Study Room 1 1 month in advance

By 10 minutes before closing


【Web】Library Web Site>My Page>Facilitiy Reservation

Use for Class

Kyushu University members can use the facilities below for the purpose of education and academic research which focus on the materials of the library.

【Application】Please fill in this application form(Japanese version) and submit it to the address above by 1 week in advance.

Facility Seat Capacity Service Hour
Workshop Space 48 (& additional seats) By 30 minutes before closing
Group Study Room 8 seats a room 3 hours a day
By 10 minutes before closing
Seminar Room 10 seats a room By 10 minutes before closing

Use for Events

Kyushu University members can use Workshop Space and Group Study Room for events and staff training.

【Application】Please fill in this application form(Japanese version) and submit it with a planning sheet of the event to the address above at last 1 week in advance. If the host is a students' group approved by the official, please submit the 「学生団体公認申請書」. If the host is a private students' group, please submit「学生団体の概要」.

Host Condition Fee
Kyushu University Students' Group ・Hosted by Kyushu University students' group
・Non Profit ・Open to the public
・The host group is not intended to advertise or propagate certain thoughts or religions.
University or Faculties of Universtiy ・For Kyushu University students Free
Not for kyushu Universtiy students 

Fee-charged (Workshop Space only)

3. Other Facilities

Dr. Nakamura Tetsu Memorial Archive

The Dr. Nakamura Tetsu Memorial Archive is an exhibition space that features visual displays and video footages of Dr. Nakamura's work. This exhibition space, opened in March 2021, is located in Cute.Commons on the fourth floor of the Central Library. The key concept of this exhibition is to present Dr. Nakamura's first-person narratives in the forms of video footages, graphic images, timelines, and books. The glass screen on display features quotes chosen by a group of Kyushu University students who participated in the reading group of Dr. Nakamura's works.


Beside the entrance, the bakery 'Doumu Cafe' is open.

Refresh Space

Refresh Space is located on 1F. It has a drink vending machine.
Users can eat and drink in this space. When using this space, please keep the area quiet and clean for the other users.

Audio Vidual Seats

You can watch degital media, such as video tapes, DVDs, and Blu-ray discs.
There are equiqqed 6 seats altogether. When using, users need a headphone and a remote controller. If you need them, please call the staff at the 3F counter.

Self-Check Machine

Self-Check Machine is equipped beside the copy & printer booth on 3F. This machine scans the bar code labels on books and makes the process of regular loan automatically.
*The application for some special loan (ex. long term loan) are accepted at the counter.
*The machine can scan the bar code label only on the bookcovers. If the bar code are labeled in between the pages, please come to the counter.


A entrance nearby BigSky (cafeteria) connects to the 4th floor on the Central Library. You can enter with your staff IC card. The entrance is not available for leaving. Entering ONLY.
 [Intended users]
  Full-time faculty members
 [Service hours]
  Monday to Friday 9:00-20:30
  Saturadays, Sundays and Holydays 10:00-17:30
 You must make an application in advance before using the entrance.
 Please submit an  application form to the Counter or send it by e-mail (tousiryou@jimu.kyushu-u.ac.jp)

4.Wireless LAN Network and Printing


You can connect to a network with your own PC or smartphone via Kyushu University mobile network system (*Kyushu University members only).
*For more information, please see here (Information Technology Infrastructure Division).

Self Copy and Print Machine

Cloud On-Demand Print
Once you upload the documents, you can print it out in the library copy machine.
For details: Cloud On-Demand Print Manual
*University network only


Chromebook lending service is available.
To borrow it, please come to the counter and show your library card. You can use only inside the library. Please return it by closing time.

5. Easily Accessible Facilities and Equipment

Unisex Restroom

There is 1 unisex restroom on the 3rd floor and 2 on the 4th floor
・3rd floor: To the right of the entrance gate (Across from the counter)
・4th floor: Near the entrance of Sky Cute.Commons and the Manuscript Library


There are 2 elevators on each floor.

Electric Height Adjustable Table

The height of the desk is adjustable.
It is in front of the elevator on the 3rd floor.


Browsing Assistance Equipment

You can borrow them at the counter. Feel free to ask us.

Desk lamp with biolight Bookrest Magnified reading machine
Loupe with LED Monocular Earplug

Written Communication

Electronic memo pads or blackboards are available at the counter for written support. Feel free to ask us.

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