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Hokkaido University: Library, Faculty of Letters (文学部図書室)


General Information

Library, Faculty of Letters, Hokkaido University
Bungakubu Kenkyūren Room# 217 Kita-10 Jō, Nishi-7, Kita-ku Sapporo, Hokkaido 060-0810
Email: (Please replace # with @)
Monday-Friday: 9:00-17:00
Saturday, Sunday, National Holidays, year ends, New Years


About the Library:

The Library, Faculty of Letters, Hokkaido University holds information materials related to the following areas: Philosophy, Religious Studies, History, Cultural Anthropology, Linguistics, Literature, Psychology, Behavioral Science, Social Sciences, and Regional Science.

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Summary of Collection(s)

Note: The Guide uses the ALA/LC standard romanization, however, it also reflects different romanization system used by an individual institution.

How to Use the Facility

Using the Library

Prior to the Visit:

  • The online catalog: Hokkaido University Library Catalog
  • A letter of Introduction is recommended (Word,  PDF).

Upon Arrival:

  • Please present some form of personal ID.
  • Photocopy services are provided in accordance with Japanese copyright laws.
  • Please purchase a copy card at the vending machine in the library or the university co-op.
  • Users can take out information materials outside the library to make copies since there is only one copier (please make sure to ask the staff first).


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