JapanKnowledge maintenance [2018-02-22]

Due to the maintenance, Japan Knowledge will be stopped during the following date and time.

Thank you for your cooperation.

Extension of due date for undergraduate students during the Spring Break [2018-2-21]

ICU students can borrow books over longer periods during the following period. The due date will be Wednesday, April 11, 2018. We hope you will make use of it.

Redesign of the Othmer Library [2018-02-15]

The Othmer Library will undergo renovation. The work is scheduled to begin on March 7th.The Group Learning Area, which is currently located on the ground floor, will be moved to the 1st floor. The 1st floor of the Othmer Library will be reopened as a brand new learning space (Center for Teaching and Learning).
The Study Area with PCs, which is currently located on the 1st floor, will be moved to the ground floor. The new floor map is here.

The ICPSR will be down for maintenance [2018-02-15]

On Monday, February 19, from 0:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m. JST, the ICPSR website, and all its special topic archive sites will be down for maintenance.We apologize for the inconvenience caused.

AVON(Academic Video Online) service launched [2018-02-05]

More than 60,000 educational video streamings such as the BBC documentaries and the Royal Shakespeare Company plays are now available at AVON(Academic Video Online.) Please refer to this page for details.

Othmer Library will be closed [2018-02-01]

Due to office moving and renovation, Othmer Library will be closed during the following date(The Main Library will be open as scheduled.)

The following services are available at DSC counter, on the first floor of the Main Library.

Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

To students graduating or completing in March 2018 [2018-01-23]

Please complete the Necessary Procedures by the following due date. 4:00 pm March 6 (Tues.) 2018

・Return : Check all library books you are borrowing by MyLibrary and return all of them.

・Payment : Check your overdue fine by MyLibrary, and pay it by ticket at the Document Supply Center.

・Replace (In case you have lost books)

Friends membership for students graduating in March 2018 [2018-01-23]

Students graduating ICU College of Liberal Arts or ICU Graduate School in March 2018 can apply for ICU Library Friends from Monday March 12, 2018 (Before anything else, they need to return all library books and pay overdue fine by Tuesday March 6, 2018). ICU Library Friends membership allows them to borrow books after graduation. For more information, please read the following page.

ICU Library Friends

Alumni can enter the Library by signing their names and addresses and presenting ID cards at the Library entrance from 9:00 to 16:00, Monday to Saturday.

Notice of Temporary Closing [2018-01-22]

Due to the heavy snow, the library will be closed temporarily at 17:00 on Jan. 22. And the services, such as Document Supply Center, Self Checkout Machines, and Reference Services will end at 16:45.
The library may also be closed tomorrow, depending on the weather.
Thank you for your understanding.
Note: Due date as of today, Jan. 22. will be extended until tomorrow, Jan. 23.

Exhibition "Anytime at all."

The e-Books exhibition is now held at the Main and the Othmer Library. More than 76,000 titles are now availbale for ICU colleagues, through OPAC with Oxford Scholarship Online and other contract e-Book collections. Please make use of the merits of the e-Books:

Cambridge University Press e-Book will be provided [2018-01-10]

The e-book collection, “Cambridge Core” will be provided from January 10th (Wed). Please see e-Book Navi for details.

You can search approximately 12,900 e-books (all disciplines, published during 2012-2014, including open access contents) in the database same as “Cambridge Core” (database of full text articles of back numbers of journals.) It’s definitely helpful to your report, thesis, and so on.

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