In order to prevent the spread of COVID-19, admission to the library is limited to Kyoto University members only. Non-KU members can not use the library.
We sincerely apologize the inconvenience this may cause and appreciate your kind cooperation.
Monday to Friday：9：00-20：00
※During Summer Vacation (From Aug.23 to Sept.8)
Monday to Friday：9:00-17:00
Sunday, Holiday, 15th of every month (Next workday if 15th is weekend or Holiday)
Year End and New Year, Entrance exam’s day in January and February, 1st~5th April
the anniversary of KU (18th June), about 10days in mid August (the Bon Holiday)
Schedule is here.
The majority of the books are in the closed stacks . Closed stacks are not open to visitors. Please contact us in advance.
Person belonging to university
Please ask whether it can be used via your university library before visiting. We will locate and reserve it if possible.
Person who do not belong to the university
Please send your request form by FAX or e-mail in advance. Destination and the format is here.
Copying Documents in the Library
You can use the Copy Machine on the Reading Room by Co-op copy card.
Before copying, please fill in an “Application Form for Copying Documents” which is placed at the library counter.
Cameras are forbidden.