Using the Libraries

Library Calendar

Please refer to the Library Calendar for information about the Central Library and campus libraries. For information on other libraries, please visit Libraries & Reading Rooms for more details.

Using the Libraries

Users need to present student or faculty/staff ID when entering the library. Please check the terms of use and services offered at each of the libraries.

Reference Services
(For Waseda users only)

Staff is available to answer inquiries about books and library services at the Reference Desks at each library. Please also visit the Online References page for information.

Using Library Materials

Borrowing, Returning, Renewing, and Holding
(For Waseda users only)

Waseda University Library allows users to check books out from the library. Please be sure to take care of library materials during the period they are checked out and return them by the due date.

Interlibrary Loans
(For Waseda users only)

Users may borrow library materials and put in requests for copies from both Waseda and non-Waseda libraries. Requests may also be made online.

Online Services

Online Requests (For Waseda users only)

Applications for services at each library can be made online.

Mobile Website

Library hours/closures and emergency notices can be checked using the library’s mobile website. Users can also search for library materials by keyword.