Important Announcement

Library Hours

2017-11-21(TUE)

10:00-18:00

Calendar

Based on the concept "Libraries supporting the next 100 years as one of the top brands in Asia", the new Central Library will be one of the largest libraries in Japan where it will be possible to store about 3.5 million materials and centrally house the humanities and social sciences collections in the university libraries.
The first section of the new Library opened in 2016 and has an automated storage and retrieval system with a capacity to hold 1.5 million volumes, and an active learning space with movable tables and chairs which thus allows for flexible learning styles.

 

The first section (opened in 2016)

Construction Reinforced concrete construction, four-story in the basement
Total area 7,560㎡
Seats 268 seats

 

The final section (open in 2018)

Construction Reinforced concrete construction, four-story in the basement
Total area 21,000㎡
Seats 1,377 seats
Capacity 3,500,000 volumes