Request books from other campuses

User Guide

0. Introduction

You can request books from other campuses or remote areas and borrow them at a nearby library.
The holding library's rules are applied to the lending period and number of books.
Additionally, You can return books to the holding library or libraries on other campuses.
*If you wish to request books from other institutions, please refer to "Guide to interlibrary services".
*This service is intended to eliminate the inconvenience of visiting distant libraries/rooms. You can not request or return books from the same or adjacent campuses.

1. Available libraries/rooms

The correspondence between libraries where you can reserve and return items is as follows.
Correspondence between libraries/rooms where you can use this service is as follows.

correspondence between libraries

  • Between different campuses 〇
  • Between non-adjacent campuses 
    exception) You can not request or return between:
    Faculty of Science Biological Sciences Library ⇔ Libraries on the southern campus.
  • Between adjacent campuses ×
    exception) You can request or return between:
    Humanities Research Institute library ⇔ 5 libraries on the southern campus*
    *Medical Library, Medical Library Human Health Sciences Library, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences Library, Graduate School of Asian and African Area Studies Africa Library, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies Library
  • Between same campus ×
    exception) You can request or return between:
    Medical library ⇔ medical library human health sciences library.

2. How to Request

Please click the "Reserve" button on KULINE. Then select "Order Reservation" and choose your nearby library as the receiving counter. We will inform you by email, etc. when the books are ready.

[Library System Review WG] Last updated: 2024.03.14