Skip to Main Content

Tokyo University of Foreign Studies: ILCAA Library(AA研文献資料室)


General Information

Institute for Languages and Cultures of Asia and Africa Library
3-11-1, Asahi-cho, Fuchu-shi, Tokyo 183-8534
Saturday, Sunday, National Holidays, New Year's Holidays. etc

About the Library:

ILCAA Library was open in 1964.  The library holds 130,000 volumes of books, 1,600 journal titles, 11,000 reels of microfilm, 63,000 sheets of microfiche, and other research materials (documents, maps, photographs, videos) in other media.

Resources & Facilities

Related Link(s)

Summary of Collection(s)

Collection Size (As of 2013): 

  • Books: 146,624 volumes
  • Periodicals: 1,608 titles   
    • Japanese/Chinese: 628 titles
    • Western languages: 980 titles

Notable Collections: Please refer to "ILCAA collection".

Online Resource(s)

Other Programs of Interest

Long-term Research and Affiliation

How to Use the Facility

Using the Library

TUFS Library has a comprehensive guide for vistors. Please go to "About use of ILCAA(AA-Ken)Collection" on their webpage.

Give Us Your Feedback

We are constantly improving the guide contents and we want your opinion.

For all comments and questions about the Guide, please e-mail us:


North American Coordinating Council on Japanese Library Resources
Copyright 2017
Contact the Webmaster