Using Microforms

Komaba Library has a collection of microforms (film and fische).
Microforms do not circulate. Readers and printers are available.

Find microforms in Komaba Library

Microforms of Komaba Library has a location code "Komaba.Lib.Microform" in the OPAC.

Location displayed on OPAC Located Materials
Komaba.Lib.Microform Microfilm, microfische

For materials that are not recorded in OPAC, please search through the card catalog.

How to Use Microforms

  1. Search on University of Tokyo OPAC or card catalog.
    Make a note of the material's title and call number.
  2. Apply at the reference counter.
    Please fill in the designated form at the counter.
    Service hours:
  3. ・Consulting Mon.-Fri. 9:00-16:50
    ・Printing (pay at private/public expense) Mon.-Fri. 9:00-16:30
  4. Library staff will guide you to the microform reading room at the 2nd floor.
    Self-service microform reader/printer is available.


Printing microforms

Printing is available from the microform reader/printer.

  • Black and white only.
  • Fee
    University of Tokyo students, faculty and staff : 20 yen/ page
    Visitors (including emeritus professor) : 40 yen/ page
  • Payment method
    Private expense (cash) : pay at reference counter.
    You can also use public expense (management expenses grants).