The Library of Economics
Hongo campus

The Library of Economics


Location

Hongo Campus : Faculty of Economics Building(Akamon General Research Building) ,Third floor 


Hours

  • Monday to Friday

During Semester

  • 9:00-20:00(Stacks request 9:00-11:55,12:50-19:45)
  • Borrowing and Returning 9:00-19:45

Start of Summer Holidays-Aug.31 and Winter Holidays

  • 9:00-17:00(Stacks request 9:00-11:55,12:50-16:45)
  • Borrowing and Returning 9:00-16:45

Saturday

  • 12:00-17:00(Stacks request 12:00-16:45)
  • Borrowing and Returning 12:00-16:45

Closing Days

  • Sundays, National Holidays, University Anniversary (April 12), New Year's holidays, Saturdays from start of summer holidays to August 31, entrance examinations period, facilities inspection day, and library maintenance days (generally the last weekday of even number months) 
  • The library will be open for regular weekday hours(9:00-20:00) on national holidays when classes/exams are scheduled.

Materials in the Resources and Historical Collections Office(Shiryo-shitsu)

  • Materials in the Resources and Historical Collections Office(Shiryo-shitsu) will be displayed in the location field of UTokyo OPAC as "Eco.Lib.Resources" or "Eco.Lib.Vault".
  • Further information, please see Usage of the Shiryo-shitsu.

Eligibility for use of library

Persons affiliated with University of Tokyo

  • Faculty members, graduate students, undergraduate students, and university personnel

Persons from outside University of Tokyo

  • Persons bearing an identification card and a letter of introduction from a library with which they are affiliated

In case of other

  • You need prior inquiry made by 16:00 the previous weekday required.
  • Please e-mail the Service Section (unyo@e.u-tokyo.ac.jp), with your name, contact details, specifics on the material you are requesting (Call No., name and issue) and the date when you would like to use the material.

Requirements for admission to library

  • None

Requirements for reading in library

For reading Materials of the Stacks

  • The majority of the materials in the library are located in the stacks.
  • (1)Search the UTokyo OPAC and identify the call number.
  • (2)Write down the call number, the title/name of the material, and the issue number/date (for periodicals) on a slip of paper and submit it to the counter, together with your University ID card or Library card.
  • Persons from outside University of Tokyo: Present your ID and a letter of introduction.

 

Stacks Services Hours

  • Monday to Friday
  • During Semester 9:00-11:55, 12:50-19:45 (return to 19:45)
  • During start of summer holidays-Aug.31 and winter holidays 9:00-11:55 and 12:50-16:45 (return to 16:45)

Saturday

  • 12:00-16:45 (return to 16:45)

 

The following people are allowed to enter the stacks:

  • Faculty members and students of the Graduate School of Economics
  • Undergraduate students of the Faculty School of Economics who have attended a Library Tour
  • Faculty members of the Institute for Advanced Studies on Asia
  • Faculty members and students of the Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences
  • Faculty members and students of the Graduate Schools for Law and Politics
  • Faculty members of the Institute of Social Science

For reading materials of the Reading Rooms

  • Users are free to browse.

Browsing Hours

  • Same as regular library hours

Microfilm Readers

  • Available(Those who reserve it can use by priority) 

Borrowing

(1)Materials of the Stacks

Eligibility

  • University of Tokyo faculty members, graduate students, undergraduate students, and university personnel

Requirements

  • User must present University ID Card or Library Card.

Loan Policies

Status Loan limit Loan period
Faculty members of the Graduate School of Economics 100 vols. 3 months
Emeritus professor of the Graduate School of Economics 30 vols. 2 months
Students of the Graduate School of Economics 30 vols. 2 months
Undergraduate students, Staff of the Faculty School of Economics 5 vols. 2 weeks
Faculty, Research Worker of other schools 30 vols. 1 month
Graduate students of other schools 10 vols. 1 month
Undregraduate students of other schools 3 vols. 2 weeks
Staff 5 vols. 2 weeks
  • (notes 1) The loan period of the bookbinding magazine and electronic media is 1 week.
  • (notes 2) Depending on the case, our library requires return of materials (The books which have passed 1 month since the day of loan and the bookbinding magazine and annual reports which have passed 1 week since the day of loan which has not passed over the return term day.

(2)Recommended books

Eligibility

  • The Graduate students, undergraduate students

Requirements

  • User must present University ID Card or Library Card.

Loan Policies : 3 vols. / 1 week

Loan stop period : From the week before until the end of exam period of the Department of Economics

Materials not available for borrowing : Reference books, theses, magazines non-bound, valuable books, etc.

Other : Materials may not be lent to persons from outside University of Tokyo.


Intra-university delivery service

  • Available

Photocopying

  • Photocopying permitted/not permitted : Permitted
  • Photocopiers available/not available : Available (3 coin/seikyo-prepaid card operated machines)
  • Procedures for photocopying : Fill out an "Application for Photocopy" form.
  • Materials for which photocopying is prohibited : Rare books
  • Photocopying hours : Same as regular library reading hours
  • Cost per sheet copied : 10yen
  • Intra-university photocopying service : Both order and accept. (Requests by mail may also be accepted.)

Other information

  • User guide : Guide to using the University of Tokyo Graduate School of Economics, Faculty of Economics Library
  • Other cooperating University of Tokyo Libraries : the Graduate School for Law and Politics, the Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, the Institute of Social Science, and the Institute for Advanced Studies on Asia

[ update : 2017.8.21 ]

Faculty of Economics Building(Akamon General Research Building) ,Third floor
7-3-1 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, 113-0033
TEL
03-5841-5562
FAX
03-5841-5527
E-mail
unyo@e.u-tokyo.ac.jp
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