Skip to main content

Bloomberg Guide: Bloomberg Professional Services

What is Bloomberg?

Bloomberg is a leading source for detailed market data, news, and analytics that is globally used in trading markets and financial institutions. Bloomberg is available only on the designated terminals in Mita Media Center and Shonan Fujisawa Media Center.

How to Use

Who can use Bloomberg?

  • Keio University students, faculty and staff
  • Correspondence course students (Mita only)
  • Senior Researcher / Researcher, Keio Research Institute at SFC (SFC only)

*Alumni and visitors may not use the database.

Where can I use Bloomberg?

  • Mita
    • Database Area, the 1st floor of the Main Library
  • SFC
    • Database Search Corner, the 2nd floor

Service Hours

*Closed on Saturdays, Sundays and holidays.

  • Mita
    • During semester: 8:45 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. on weekdays; Application must be made by 6:30 p.m.
    • Between semesters: 8:45 a.m. - 7:30 p.m. on weekdays; Application must be made by 5:00 p.m.
  • SFC
    • During semester: 9:15 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. on weekdays; Application must be made by 7:40 p.m.
    • Between semesters: 9:15 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. on weekdays; Application must be made by 5:00 p.m.

*You may use Bloomberg for up to 90 minutes. It is possible to extend your time if no one else is waiting to use the database.
*There is a maximum monthly limit for downloading data.


Though we provide Bloomberg on a first-come, first-served basis, we accept reservation as well.
All you have to do for reservation is visiting the Reference Counter/Desk or sending us an email with the following:

  • "Bloomberg Reservation" in the subject line
  • Your full name
  • Your student ID/library card ID/campus card ID
  • Preferred date and time to use Bloomberg

The sending address for each Media Center is shown below:

  • For Mita,
  • For SFC,

Contact info (Mita)

Keio University Mita Media Center
(Keio University Library)

TEL: 03-5427-1658 
FAX: 03-5427-1665
8:45-18:30 on weekdays (8:45-17:00 during holidays)

Online Reference


Contact (SFC)

Shonan Fujisawa Media Center (Library)
Reference desk (2nd Floor)

TEL: 0466-49-3433 (ex. 52520)
FAX: 0466-49-1135

Service hours:
During the semester: 9:15 a.m.-5:00 p.m. on weekdays
Between semesters: 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. on weekdays

Online Reference 
Our Website