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Reserved Materials

All reserve materials (books, DVDs, and articles) are kept at the library desk. This includes materials in the catalog with a location of "Japan Library Reserve."

Need Help?

If you have any questions about searching the online resources or databases, please ask us at the desk if you are at the library or contact us.

Semester Break Library Hours

Below are library hours for Summer break (2016).

Osaka Library

Until August 13 Regular open hours
August 14 Closed
August 15 - 19 13:00 - 18:00
August 20 - 21 Closed
August 22 - 26 13:00 - 20:00
August 27 - 28 Closed
August 29 - September 2 13:00 - 20:00
September 3 - 4 Closed
From September 5 Regular open hours

Osaka Center will be back to the regular open hours from Monday, September 5.

Regular Library Hours

Tokyo Library

Monday - Thursday: 8:30 - 20:00
Friday: 8:30 - 18:00
Saturday: 11:30 - 18:00
  • Closed on Sundays and national holidays.
  • The library is open during Undergraduate and AEP holidays.

Osaka Library

Monday - Friday: 13:00 - 20:00
Saturday: 11:00 - 17:30*
  • Closed on Sundays.
  • *Library hours on Saturday for seminar weekends will be changed from 11:00-13:00.


Contact Us

For comments and questions, please contact Library at

Azabu Hall 4F
Office Hours:
See Library Hours for Tokyo Library

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Minato-ku Guest Patron Program

This program allows Minato residents to become guest patrons of the TUJ Library.

TUJ/Musashi Univ. Library Program

This program allows Musashi students to use the TUJ library, and TUJ students to use the Musashi Library. Please review the "User's Guide" for more info:

For TUJ Alumni

TUJ Alumni can use the TUJ libraries in Tokyo and Osaka for free.