Minato-ku Guest Patron Program

It is our hope that Minato residents with a variety of interests, from casual readers to those involved in special research projects, will apply for this program. The program is limited to one hundred active cards.

Usage Guide

  1. Offer limited to residents of Minato-ku.
  2. This program is not open to students enrolled in or faculty working at any university program outside of TUJ, either in Japan or through distance learning.
  3. Library cards will be issued for the current calendar year, with renewal to be determined at the end of that period.
  4. Guest patrons may check out up to three items (books or videos) at one time for the usual periods: books for four weeks, videos for one week.
  5. Guests patrons may access the library's online resources while onsite, but will not be issued passwords for remote access.
  6. Guests patrons are responsible for paying all fines incurred for overdue items and the cost of replacing any lost or damaged materials.
  7. Inter-library loan privileges are not available to guest patrons.
  8. The TUJ library reserves the right to cancel the use of guest patron cards at any time.

How to Apply

If you would like to apply for a TUJ Library guest card, please contact us with the following application information. We will review your application and get back to you with the result via e-mail.

Your application should include:

  • Your name
  • Mailing address
  • E-mail address
  • Phone number
  • A brief explanation of why you think access to the TUJ library would be beneficial to you

If you have any additional questions regarding this program, please contact us.