Look for books and periodicals
Look for books and periodicals held by the University of Tokyo library
Please enter the necessary information under the respective headings: Title, Author, Keyword.
Approximately 2.5 million entries in the OPAC can be searched using the above method.
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Look for books and periodicals held by other universities
- CiNii Books: library catalogues of other universities
- Webcat Plus: library catalogues of other universities and cross searching
- NDL-OPAC: National Diet Library catalogue
- WorldCat: Catalogue for libraries located overseas
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- On loan/Status of requests
- Request copies/Request a book
- Recommend a book for purchase by the library
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(This service is for students, staff, and faculty).
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For those users who are not affiliated with the University of Tokyo, we answer only questions related to the following topics: questions regarding the University of Tokyo, questions about library use, questions regarding the books and periodical held by the University of Tokyo.
Look for articles
Look for articles online (service only available to University of Tokyo students, staff, and faculty)
Looking for academic journals
Other than these listed above, 300 titles can be used through our online database.
How to use our electronic journals and databases from off campus:
Access to electronic journals and databases from off campus is available by confirming your Educational Campus-wide Computing System (ECCS) account or Common Administrative System account. Click here for details.
For information on how to get an ECCS account please click here.