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Searching Other Libraries: Using Cooperative Agreement Libraries

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Keio University Media Center: Reference

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About Cooperative Agreement Libraries

Keio University concluded a reciprocal borrowing agreement with Waseda University and Hitotsubashi University to provide access to an even higher amount of scholarly information and to support the development and enhancement of educational and research activities.

Notes

  • When visiting, please confirm the library opening times and schedule and the library counter service hours.
  • Some materials cannot be accessed, such as doctoral dissertations and master’s theses. If you wish to access or make copies of these materials, please inquire in advance at a reference counter at one of the Keio University Media Centers.
  • Due to licensing agreements, some digital materials may not be available.

Visit Waseda University Library (Agreement since 1986)

Waseda University Library

How to enter the library (for browsing)

Students, faculty, and staff (excluding part-time) can access to the Waseda University libraries (Central Library, Toyama Library, Science & Engineering Library, and Tokorozawa Library).  The necessary materials are below.
To enter libraries not mentioned above (such as the S. Takata Memorial Research Library), a letter of introduction is required. Please inquire at Reference Counters at each Media Center.

  Central, Toyama, Science & Engineering, and Tokorozawa Libraries Takata Memorial Library, Faculty Library, etc.
Undergraduate and
graduate students
The Student ID card A letter of introduction required
Faculty and Staff The ID card issued by Keio University.* A letter of introduction required
Professors Emeriti Library Card issued by Mita Media Center, or the ID card issued by Keio University. * A letter of introduction required
Part-time faculty and staff/
Correspondence course students
A letter of introduction required A letter of introduction required

*ID cards are issued at the Office of Human Resources Management on Mita Campus or the General Affairs Office on each campus. When applying for an ID card, one ID photo (2.5cm×3.0cm) is necessary.

Loans for library visitors

When full-time faculty and staff members (including associate professors and full-time teachers and staff of the affiliated schools) bring their ID card and complete the registration procedure at the Waseda University Central Library, they will be issued a library card free of charge (valid for the relevant academic year and renewable).

Photocopying for library visitors

Self Service Copy : Black & white copies: 10 yen/page
Copied on your behalf : Black & white copies: 20 yen/page

Requests for materials in the Waseda University Library collection

Ordering books: No charge (To be read inside the library within two weeks)
Ordering photocopies: Black & white copies: 20 yen/page, Color copies: 60 yen/page

 

Visit Hitotsubashi University Library (Agreement since 2004, Revised in 2019)

Hitotsubashi University Library

How to enter the library (for browsing)

Students, faculty, and staff (excluding part-time) can access to the Hitotsubashi University libraries (The Library, Institute of Economic Research Library, Research Center for Information and Statistics of Social Science, and Chiyoda Campus Library).  The necessary materials are below.
To use the Center for Historical Social Science Literature (CHSSL), please refer to the website.

Undergraduate and graduate students The Student ID card
Faculty and Staff The ID card issued by Keio University.*
Professors Emeriti Library Card issued by Mita Media Center, or the ID card issued by Keio University. *
Part-time faculty and staff/
Correspondence course students
For External Users

*ID cards are issued at the Office of Human Resources Management on Mita Campus or the General Affairs Office on each campus. When applying for an ID card, one ID photo (2.5cm×3.0cm) is necessary.

Photocopying for library visitors

Self Service Copy : Black & white copies: 10 yen/page
Copied on your behalf : Black & white copies: 40 yen/page

Requests for materials in the Hitotsubashi University Library collection

There is no special treatment.

 

Visit University Libraries in Kanagawa Prefecture

If you have "神奈川県内大学図書館共通閲覧証", a common university library entry pass, you can visit the member libraries of Kanagawa Library Association (KLA).

Who can be issued the pass

  • Faculty and staff (including part-time and fixed-term) and graduate students affiliating with Hiyoshi, Yagami, or Shonan Fujisawa campus.
  • Undergraduate students affiliating with Yagami / Shonan Fujisawa Campus.

How to apply for the pass

The pass can be issued at Hiyoshi / Yagami / Shonan Fujisawa Media Center Reference Desk (no charge).
Please bring your student / faculty / staff ID card, library card, or campus card.
The pass is valid during the academic year.
If you wish to renew, please apply again at the Reference Desk.

How to use the member libraries

Please present the common university library entry pass and your ID issued by Keio University at the library you are visiting.
As a general rule, you can browse and photocopy materials, but the rules differ depending on the library.
Please check the KLA Member List [Japanese] and the website of the library you are visiting.