Access to e-Resources for your study at home

Expanded free access to e-journals and how to access e-resources [KU members only]

An increasing number of publishers are expanding free access to their services in order to support students' study at home or to make more information on countermeasures against the new coronavirus available to the public, as social distancing is advised in many countries. Please make the best use of these services.

Kyoto University Library Network is proceeding to increase a number of e-books. For example, e-books which are recommended from professors as textbooks or references of ILAS and undergraduate courses.

Kyoto University Library Network provides a large number of e-resources available online, such as e-journals, databases and e-books, many of which are accessible even from home. We hope these e-resources will be helpful for your study at home.

Before accessing the e-resources, please note that:

Please also refer to the following general information on the use of e-resources from outside of the university campus:

Actions against the terms and conditions of use of e-resources are strictly prohibited. The prohibited actions include but are not limited to downloading of a large amount of data and reproducing/distributing of data. Please refer to the following document for more details:

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