※ To prevent spreading the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), the restriction of usage for graduates is under going. For detail and latest information, please go to; The General Library response to the Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)


  • Open shelves for books and periodicals are available.
  • For the books in the stack, please ask the library staff at the stack counter.
    *Stack is open Monday - Friday
  • For the books in the automated storage, please request through retrieval system.
    =>Click here for the details of the automated storage.


  • Available in accordance with the copyright law.
    *Some materials in the stack are restricted by its conditions and deterioration. Please confirm with the staff.
  • Photocopy machines are located on 1st floor (Two photocopiers for use with prepaid library photocopying cards / coin, and one photocopier for use with coin).
    • Procedures for photocopying
      • Purchase prepaid photocopying card
      • Fill out required form in copier room
    • Photocopying hours: During opening hours
    • Cost per sheet copied: 10yen / color 50yen


  • Reference service is available for the information on the University of Tokyo and related materials.

Unavailable services for alumni

  • Check-out materials
  • Access to stack
  • Inter-library loan
  • Reference for other organizations
  • Equipped computer facilities
  • Online journals and database