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Osaka University: Institute of Social and Economic Research Library (社会経済研究所 図書室)


General Information

Institute of Social and Economic Research Library,
Osaka University
6-1 Mihogaoka, Ibaraki, Osaka 567-0047
Email: (Please replace # with @)
9:00-17:00 (closed 12:00-13:00)
Saturday, Sunday, Holidays, New years (1/28-1/4).

About the Library:

The ISER Library holds books, periodicals, and discussion papers related to Economics.  The library is located at the Ibaraki section of Suita Campus.

Parent Organization

Resources & Facilities

Summary of Collection(s)

Notable Collection(s):

  • Takada Collection [高田文庫].  This collection consists of the works of the University Emeritus Professor Yasuma Takata (高田保馬), Social Studies/ Economics Studies researcher (over 133 items).
  • Morishima Collection [森嶋文庫]. Donation of Professor Michio Morishima. His collection of books, as well as professional writings and articles.

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

Notable Collections


Related Link(s)

How to Use the Facility

Using the Library

Prior to the Visit: Preparation Required

  • Please verify the desired material is available by using Osaka University Library Online Catalog.

Upon Arrival:

  • Please check-in with the library staff at the Circulation Desk.


  • Photocopy services are provided in accordance with Japanese copyright laws.
  • Please ask the library staff.

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