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COVID-19: Updates on library services & operations: Med

Library hours and schedule will be changed as follows, considering the novel coronavirus outbreak. Last updated: October 31, 2022

Here are the latest announcements from Shinanomachi Media Cener referring to the novel coronavirus outbreak. This web page is updated as things progress.


・ The reading room, the browsing room, and reading seats are available.

・ Computers (the ITC-PCs) are partially usable.


* Please refrain from visiting the library if you are uncomfortable with a physical condition such as a cold symptom accompanied by a fever of 37.5 ° C or higher.


* Please disinfect your hands after passing through the entrance gate, and wear a mask in the library.

* The correspondence may change in the future. Please check Shinanomachi Media Center website and Twitter at any time.

See also: Keio University. COVID-19 (Overview of University Measures)

Circulation Service : Last updated: September 20, 2022

■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.

Must be sent: on or before Friday, March 31, 2023
 *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 /
Hiyoshi Media Center: 4-1-1 Hiyoshi, Kohoku-ku, Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa 223-8521 / 045-566-1038 /
Kyoseikan Library: 4-1-1 Hiyoshi, Kohoku-ku, Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa 223-8521 / 045-564-2445/
Media Center for Science & Technology: 3-14-1 Hiyoshi, Kohoku-ku, Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa 223-8522 / 045-566-1477 /
Shinanomachi Media Center: 35 Shinanomachi, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 160-8582 / 03-5363-3725 /
Shonan Fujisawa Media Center: 5322 Endo, Fujisawa-shi, Kanagawa 252-0882 / 0466-49-3429 /
Library of Nursing of Medical Care: 4411 Endo, Fujisawa-shi, Kanagawa 252-0883 / 0466-49-6204 /
Media Center for Pharmaceutical Sciences:1-5-30 Shibakoen, Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-8512 / 03-5400-2679 /

*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.
*If you are late returning your overdue items by the date above, you will be required to pay fines. Please visit our counter to make payment.

Contact Information

[Calendar, Borrowing, Renewals, and Returning, ILL Requests]

Circulation Department, Shinanomachi Media Center

Email: smc-cir-group★  *Please change the star mark to @.


[ ILL Requests(Photocopy) *Urgent]

Shinanomachi Media Center

Email: smc-info-group★  *Please change the star mark to @.



Reference Service,Shinanomachi Media Center
Email: smc-ref-group★ *Please change the star mark to @.