Here are the latest announcements from Keio University Libraries referring to the novel coronavirus outbreak. This web page is updated as things progress.
[Opening Hours] *See library calendar
(July 26th-July 30th) Monday - Friday : 8:45am - 6:00pm (Closed on Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays)
(July 31st-August 9th) Closed
(August 10th-August 31st) Monday - Friday : 8:45am - 6:00pm (Closed on Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays)
■ Overdue Fines
- Any overdue fines incurred before September 30, 2021 would be waived.
‐ The maximum length of the period capable of renewal depends on the item and the patron’s status.
- Do not attempt to return your loans when it is hard for you to go out, even if the books are overdue. Please ignore overdue notice emails that are generated and sent to you automatically.
‐ If you are finished with the items you have borrowed, or the items are reserved by someone else, we kindly ask you to return them as soon as possible. Returning by mail is welcome. Please note the shipping fee is on you.
■Requesting via KOSMOS
For the time being, the function will be available only to those affiliated with Keio University.
■Returning Library Items by Mail
We accept returns by mail. Please keep in mind that the service is a special measure for corona virus outbreak, and is not available usually.
Accepted: From Monday, March 22 to Thursday, September 30, 2021
*The items sent out on the very date are also subject to our special measures.
Sending Addresses and Contact Information of the Circulation Department of the Libraries:
Mita Media Center: 2-15-45 Mita, Minato-ku, Tokyo 108-8345 / 03-5427-1654 / firstname.lastname@example.org
Hiyoshi Media Center: 4-1-1 Hiyoshi, Kohoku-ku, Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa 223-8521 / 045-566-1038 / email@example.com
Kyoseikan Library: 4-1-1 Hiyoshi, Kohoku-ku, Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa 223-8521 / 045-564-2445/ firstname.lastname@example.org
Media Center for Science & Technology: 3-14-1 Hiyoshi, Kohoku-ku, Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa 223-8522 / 045-566-1477 / email@example.com
Shinanomachi Media Center: 35 Shinanomachi, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 160-8582 / 03-5363-3725 / firstname.lastname@example.org
Shonan Fujisawa Media Center: 5322 Endo, Fujisawa-shi, Kanagawa 252-0882 / 0466-49-3429 / email@example.com
Library of Nursing of Medical Care: 4411 Endo, Fujisawa-shi, Kanagawa 252-0883 / 0466-49-6204 / firstname.lastname@example.org
Media Center for Pharmaceutical Sciences:1-5-30 Shibakoen, Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-8512 / 03-5400-2679 / email@example.com*The shipping fee is on you. Keep in mind that you are responsible for any problems occuring during transit.
*Send your loans to the library of your home campus. The sending address is listed above.
*Pack the items with care to prevent any damage. We may ask you for replacement cost if the items get damaged during transit.
*Please contact the receiving library to let them know that the items will be coming, as well as the date of dispatch and the designated date of delivery.
*Make sure that the loans arrive at the library on or before the due dates. Return process will be carried out as soon as we receive them. We regard the "date of dispatch" as the date of return regardless of the actual arrival date.
■Membership Renewal for the Full Time Degree Students Staying at University for Another Academic Year
Usually the procedure is done in person at counter. We temporarily accept your application by email, not by phone.
All you have to do is sending an email to the Circulation Department of your home library.
Be sure to include the following:
⑤Reason for Membership Renewal *Choose one.
Enrollment to a Keio University Graduate School
Extension of Your Enrollment Period [Your membership may be extended until the end of April or October.]
Attendance as a Non-Degree Student [Your membership may be extended until the end April.]
*Be aware this is the membership renewal.
We do NOT renew your active loans. Please extend your loan periods by yourself after renewing your membership.