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Books

Location < floor map B1(PDF) B2(PDF) >
  • Books are arranged by the call number in the open stack of basement 1 and the Expansion stack of basement 2.
  • In the same call number, books are arranged in order from foreign books to Japanese books.

Location How to search Arrangement
Open Stack Go to the shelves directly. First Foreign and then Japanese, sorted by call numbers.
Reference Corner (B1F) Go to the shelves directly. First Foreign and then Japanese, sorted by call numbers.
Additional Stack (B2F) Go to the shelves directly. Sorted by call numbers.
Closed Stack Consult at the counter.
Honjo Deposit Library Consult at the counter.
Students' Reading Room(Bldg.No.52) Go to the shelves directly.
How to search
  • Please use our OPAC WINE.
  • Please consult at the counter when you cannot find materials in WINE.
  • Please see WINE > Help.
“Proceedings” are published in many formats such as books, journals, and reports. Please search WINE using author, title, and keyword. When you cannot find the materials, please consult at the counter.
Japanese proceedings are often published in journals.


Reference Books

Location
  • Dictionaries, encyclopedias, handbooks, data, yearbooks, white papers are arranged by call numbers in the Reference corner of basement 1.
  • The location of frequently used data are arranged as follows.
Title Location Call number
Powder Diffraction File (JCPDS Card) Reference Book Corner CJC Pow
Sigma-Aldrich. Chemical Safety Data Reference Book Corner DE Sig
Sadtler N.M.R. Spectra Reference Book Corner DG Nuc
Landolt-Börnstein B2South Reading Room Landolt Corner A Lan
Beilstein:Handbook of Organic Chemistry B2South Reading Room Beilstein Corner DLA Bei
Gmelin Handbuch: der Anorganischen Chemie B2South Reading Room Gmelin Corner DJ Gme
How to search
  • Please use our OPAC WINE.
  • Old reference books are often located in the closed stack.


Secondary Materials


Journals

Location
Type location arranged by
Newly Arrived Back Numbers
Japanese Journals B1 Newly Arrived Japanese Journals B1-2 Open Stack, Honjo Deposit Library title in Japanese syllabary order
Foreign Journals B1 Newly Arrived Foreign Journals B2 Open Stack, Additional Stack, Honjo Deposit Library title in alphabetical order
Foreign Journals (Mathematics) B1 Mathematics B1 Mathematics, B2 Open Stack, Additional Stack, Honjo Deposit Library title in alphabetical order
Chinese Journals B1 Chinese Journals Additional Stack title in Japanese syllabary order
Waseda Bulletins (Japanese) B1 University Bulletins (Waseda) (Japanese) B1 University Bulletins (Waseda) (Japanese) title in Japanese syllabary order
Waseda Bulletins (Foreign language) B1 University Bulletins (Waseda) (Foreign language) B1 University Bulletins (Waseda) (Foreign language) title in alphabetical order
University Bulletins (Japanese) B1 University Bulletins (Japanese) B1 University Bulletins (Japanese), Honjo Deposit Library name of the universities in Japanese syllabary order
University Bulletins (Foreign language) B1 University Bulletins (Foreign language) B1 University Bulletins (Foreign language), Honjo Deposit Library title in alphabetical order
How to search
  • Foreign journals are arranged by title in alphabetical order, ignoring the conjunctions and articles.
     Ex. Journal (of) (the) Chemical Society
     are arranged as Journal Chemical Society.
  • Foreign journals whose title start with the abbreviations such as AIAA, IEEE are arranged at the top of each alphabet.
  • When you want to use the journals stored in Honjo Deposit Library, please request through Online requests As for the person who are not able to use online requests, please ask at the information desk.
  • Please search online journals by the Waseda Portal for Online Journals. Electronic journals are also searchable by WINE. They are marked with "WEB" after their titles.
Journals are usually bound in summer vacation period. You cannot use the journals which status is "To bind" in WINE. Please consult at the counter when you want to use them.


Others

Standards
  • Standards held in this library are as follows :
Title Institution Location Note
JIS Japanese Industrial Standards Committee B1 Standard Corner updated
JEC The Institute of Electrical Engineers of Japan Reference Book Corner
(FJ Den)
to 2004
Annual Book of ASTM American Society of Testing and Materials Reference Books Corner (EJA-Ann) 1995
Doctoral Dissertations
  • Originals of them are located in Honjo Deposit Library.
  • Making copy of them is available regarding the copy right law. If you want whole copy of them, you must get the permission from the author.
  • From 2002, some of them can be viewed for free via WINE on the Internet. See How to Search and Use Waseda Doctoral Dissertations for more details.

Patents

  • The library does not have any copy of patents. If you want to use them, please consult at the counter.
  • As for Japanese patent, please use Industrial Property Digital Library.

Newspapers etc.

  • The newspapers subscribed to by this library are located in the Open Reading Room as follows.
Title Holding term
Asahi Shimbun 2 months
The Science News 1 year
Sankei Shimbun 2 months
Shukan Dokushojin 1 year
Tokyo Shimbun 2 months
Business & Technology 2 months
Nihon Keizai Shimbun 2 months
Mainichi Newspapers 2 months
The Yomiuri Shimbun 2 months
Fuji Sankei Business I 2 months
The Japan Times 2 months

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