天文学図書室
Hongo campus

Astronomy Library


Location

Hongo Campus : Faculty of Science Building No. 1,  Area W , Eleventh floor


Hours

  • Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Note : Service counter closed from 12:00 AM to 1:00 PM.

Closing Days

  • Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays, national holidays, New Year's holidays
  • Library also closed at times during summer holidays

Eligibility for use of library
 
Persons affiliated with University of Tokyo

  • Faculty members, university personnel, graduate students, undergraduate students, research students, auditors, and professors emeritus.

Persons from outside University of Tokyo

  • Persons bearing the Common Pass to National University Libraries, persons bearing a letter of introduction from a library of a university or research institution with which they are affiliated, and researchers in astronomy affiliated with other universities or institutions.

Requirements for admission to library

  • Persons from the Department of Astronomy : None
  • Persons from the Graduate Schho of Science : Persons from University of Tokyo not affiliated with the Department of Astronomy and persons from outside University of Tokyo must present a student ID or personal identification or a letter of introduction. 

Requirements for reading in library

  • Procedures : None
  • Hours : Same as regular library hours
  • Maximum number of books : No limit
  • Microform reader(s) : None

Borrowing

  • Eligibility : Faculty members, university personnel, professors emeritus, graduate students, undergraduate students, and former faculty members.
  • Requirements :
  • - Persons from the Department of Astronomy must fill out a book borrowing card and a form of dummy. 
  • - Persons from the Graduate School of Science except Department of Astronomy only must fill out a book borrowing card,
  • - Persons from other faculties or institutions within the university must fill out the required forms.
  • Materials not available for borrowing : Star charts, star tables, and reference books and other designated materials.
  • Number of books and length of borrowing period :
  • - Persons from Graduate School of Science E5 books; 2 weeks , 5 journals; a day.
  • - Persons from University of Tokyo not affiliated with Graduate School of Science E3boos; 1 weels , 5 journals; a day.
  • - Persons from outside University of Tokyo 3 books; 3 weeks. (inter-library loans.) 
  • Borrowing hours: Same as regular library hours

Intra-university delivery service

  • Available (Length of borrowing term: 2 weeks)

Photocopying

  • Photocopying permitted/not permitted : Permitted (restricted to use of the Intra-university Photocopying Service or the Faculty of Science Photocopying System)  Note : For persons from outside University of Tokyo, materials may be loaned out for same-day return for photocopying at the nearby University Co-Operative.
  • Photocopiers available/not available : Available
  • Materials for which photocopying is prohibited : Star maps, star tables, reference books, and similar materials
  • Photocopying hours : Same as regular library hours
  • Cost per sheet copied : Paid at university expense
  • Members of the Astronomy Library must make their own copies using their copy card.
  • Persons from the Faculty of Science are to use the Faculty of Science Photocopying Service.
  • Persons from other faculties are to use the Intra-university Photocopying Service; Persons from outside 
  • University of Tokyo must request copies through the General Library.
  • Both order and accept. (Only copies made in response to requests from other campus may be delivered.

Other information

  • Also see:"The University of Tokyo Library System Bulletin" (Vol. 35, No. 6: December 1, 1996)

[ update : 2012.4.3 ]

Faculty of Science Building No. 1, Area W , Eleventh floor
7-3-1 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-0033
TEL
03-5841-4253
FAX
03-5841-7644
E-mail
library@astron.s.u-tokyo.ac.jp
UTokyo WiFi
Available
ECCS terminals
Not Available (NA)

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