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Archaeological Institute of Kashihara, Nara Prefecture: Library (書庫)


General Information

Archaeological Institute of Kashihara, Nara Prefecture Library
1 Unebi-cho, Kashihara Nara 634-0065 
+81-744 24-1101
Saturday, Sunday, National Holidays, 12/28-1/4

About the Library:

Kashikōken has been collecting reading materials since 1970. The materials includes excavation reports from all over the nation, theses and other materials from academic society in the field.

Summary of Collection(s)

Collection Size: over 150,000
Focus: Archeology

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

How to Use the Facility

Using the Library

Open to the public (age 18 and older).

Upon Arrival:

  • At the entrance, please write down your name on the admission signsheet (受付簿 Uketsukebo) and take the sheet number tag, (席番号札Sekibangōsatsu ) at the general administration window (総務課窓口 Sōmuka madoguchi ) on the right.
  • Please proceed to the library on the second floor.
  • At the reading room, please  fill out your name and address on the library materials request form  (図書閲覧申込書 Tosho etsuran mōshikomisho) and wear the reading room badge (閲覧証 Etsuranshō ) on your chest
  • Please leave belongings in the locker provided.
  • Reading Only, please fill out the rest of the library materials request form and submit it to the library staff.
  • Please request reading materials from library staff.
  • Up to three items per request are allowed.
  • Please make sure to return the reading room badge and the sheet number tag before you leave.

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