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Gakushuin University: Library (学習院大学図書館)


General Information

Gakushuin University Library
1-5-1 Mejiro, Toshima-ku, Tokyo 171-8588
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8:00-20:00; Weekend: 8:00-18:00


About the Library:

The University Library is located to the east of the Mejiro Campus.

Related Link(s)

Resources and Facilities

Summary of Collection(s)

Collection Size (As of 2015):
  • Books: 488,687 volumes
  • Periodicals: 14,000 titles
Notable Collection(s) 
  • Maps of Japan: Created by Ino Tadataka based on his survey of the country
  • A copy of Ise-monogatari: Hand writing in the Tenpuku era (1233-34)
  • The entire collection of Shirakaba: A journal by Mushanokoji Saneatsu and Shiga Naoya

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


Online Resource(s)

How to Use the Facility

Using the Library

Prior to the Visit:

  • Letter of Introduction (紹介状 Shōkaijō) from your home institution library. Please use the following form if the home institution does not have one:
  • A letter of Introduction (Word,  PDF)
  • Please contact:

TEL +81-3-5992-9249
FAX +83-3-5992-1020

Upon Arrival:

  • Please present some form of ID.

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