New User

Main Contents
Members of Okayama UniversityVisitors
Enter the libraryEnter the library
Library Card and EntryLibrary Card and Entry
Library ServicesLibrary Services
Library Manners

Members of Okayama University

Enter the Library

Welcome to the library!
You can enter the library after your ID card or Library card is recognized by the card reader at the entrance gate.

Library Card and Entry

Do you have a library Card?
Persons who have...

(1) Student ID or faculty ID with IC chip

Your student or faculty ID card can be used as a Library Card.
*Please contact Circulation Desk if you forget your card.

(2) Student ID or faculty ID without IC chip

Please bring it to Circulation Desk in Shikata Branch Library.*
You can make your library card.
* Only members belonging to Shikata Campus can apply in Shikata Branch Library.
If you belong to Tsushima campus, please come to Central Library.

Library Services

You can receive the following library service.
: Borrow books →Use Materials
: Use of Electronic Journals/Books and Database →E-journals/Books and Databases (on campus only)
: Photocopying  →Use Materials
: Interlibrary Loan
: Borrow facilities (*Members only) →Facilities
: Purchase books with public expences →Services only for Teachers

Visitors

Welcome to the library!
Basically, the library can be used by persons who are 18 years or over in age and who wish to utilize the library materials for research or learning.

If you are a student of the Open University of Japan and want to make a Library Card, please come to the office of the Open University of Japan.

Enter the Library

There are two way to apply for enter the library.

Appling for one-day free pass

Please fill in an application of one-day pass, and show your ID card to a staff.
You can enter the Library, read books, and use reading room.

Issuing a Library Card

Please refer to the following section “Library Card and Entry”.

Library Card and Entry

You can apply for issuing a Library Card.
If you meet the conditions (1) and (2)below, you can choose a card with circulation function to borrow books or without the function.
If you meet only the condition (1), we issue you a card without the function.

Conditions: (1)18 or older, excluding high school students.
(2)Living, working or studying in Okayama Prefecture.

Please bring your ID card to Circulation Desk in Shikata Branch Library.
If you want to make a library card with circulation function to borrow books, please bring ID with your current address.

Library Services (for Visitors)

You can receive the following library services.
: Use Reading room
: Borrow books (only person who have a library card with circulation function to borrow books) →Use Materials
: Photocopying  →Use Materials

Library Manners

Food and Drink Policy

: Eating is not permitted in Shikata Branch Library.
Capped drink container are permitted in the library(except near the PCs.).

Other Attention

-Smoking are prohibited on Campus.
-Speaking on a mobile phone is permitted only in cellular phone booth* in the library.
*There are cellular phone booth on the 2nd floor.
-Please return the materials to original locations after use.