The Medical Library specializes in medicine-related materials, and mainly provides services to students, faculty members, and hospital staff members at the Honjo-Kuhonji Campus.
Calendar (in Japanese)
|1st Floor||Circulation desk / Group study room A / 1st reading room / Periodicals / Newspapers|
|2nd Floor||2nd reading room / 3rd reading room / Group study room B / PC Corner|
|Basement||Stacks / Books, Back Issues of Periodicals|
Please be aware that the entrance changes depending on the day of the week and time of day.
East entrance: weekdays from 9:00 to 20:00
West entrance: weekdays from 20:00 to 21:00, Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays from 12:00 to 18:00
Basement, 1st Floor (Stacks)
Japanese periodicalss from 1999 and older, Foreign periodicals from 1984 and older are located on B1F.
Bring only the materials borrowed to the library counter when returning books. When the library is closed, please place borrowed items in the book drops provided.
When borrowing periodicals, fill out the necessary information on a periodical check-out form and bring it along with the periodicals you would like to borrow to the library counter. You must return periodicals to the counter.
Book Limit, Borrowing Period, Renewals
*The borrowing period is extended when the Library is closed.
|Status||# of books||Borrowing periods||Max # renewals|
|Undergraduate||5||14 days||2 times|
|Graduate||5||30 days||2 times|
|Faculty member||5||30 days||2 times|
|Status||# of periodicals||Borrowing periods||Max # renewals|
|Graduate||5||7 days||2 times|
|Faculty member||5||7 days||2 times|
Scope of use:
Viewing and photographing general materials located in the Medical Library, making inquiries (reference services)
*Parking at the Kumamoto University Hospital is available, but it costs money to use it for longer than 30 minutes.
*When using nursing materials, please also visit the School of Health Sciences' Library Room.
|Location||Kuhonji Campus,Building C 3F|
|Closed||Saturday, Sunday and holiday (rooms may also be temporarily closed at short notice)|
E-mail: tos-igaku@* (Replace " * " with "jimu.kumamoto-u.ac.jp" when sending.)