To prevent the spread of the Covid-19, the library is currently open only from 9:00 to 17:00 on weekdays. Also, the library service is not available for off-campus visitors.
・ The opening hours may be changed to prevent the spread of the Covid-19. Please check the library calendar
before coming to the library.
9:00 - 20:00※
9:00 - 17:00
Sunday / Holiday / Year-end and New Year Holidays（12/28-1/4）
※Only members of the School of Dentistry are allowed to use the library from 18:00 to 20:00 on weekdays and on Saturdays.
・ Hokkaido University students and faculty staff (include emeritus professors, research students, part-time students).
・ Visitors (for reading only, not for borrowing.)
・ Please show your student ID card (IC University ID card) or library card on the counter when you check out.
・ For faculty and staff (part-time lecturers, visiting clinical doctors, etc.) who do not have an IC Staff ID Card, a Library ID Card will be issued. Please apply at the counter.
・ Reference books and journals that have been received within the past month may not be checked out.
・ You can extend the loan period up to four times if the due date is within the return period and there is no one on hold. Please follow the procedure on the Library Web Service
or at the circulation desk.
・ Please return the books you borrowed to the counter.
・ You can return them at the book drop, even if the library is closed.
・ You cannot borrow and renew any materials when you hold overdue materials.
・ University Members can reserve the materials which other patrons checked out. Please apply at the library catalog
or at the counter.
Purchase Request (Only members of the School of Dentistry)
RICOH copy cards are kept in the counter.
Copy fee is paid by copy card of the Univ. Coop.（Coins and bills are not accepted.）
You can buy a copy card from the Univ. coop.
・ Library materials have to be copied under the conditions specified in the copyright law.
- Only up to half of any book can be copied.
- Theses or articles in periodicals may be entirely duplicated, but should be limited to those published at least three months ago, or whose next issue has been already published.
- For each item, a single copy per person is allowed.
- Copying is allowed only for the purpose of study or research.
Searching for Materials
・ There are four PCs for exclusive use of the information retrieval.
Interlibrary Loan (Only university members)
・ If the required document is not available at Hokkaido University, you can order a photocopy from other universities or institutions. Please make an application through the Library Web Service
. For details, please see Interlibrary Loan Service
Remote Access（Only university members）
・ Staff members (visiting, part-time, etc.) who do not have an IC staff ID card are required to obtain a iiC-ID.
Research Support （in Japanese）
Library Classification about Dentistry
517.6 Molecular biology
617.607 Oral radiology
616.01 Medical microbiology
617.632 Diseases of gums and tooth sockets
610 Medicine and health
611 Human anatomy, cytology, histology
617.645 Pediatric dentistry
612 Human physiology
616.31 Diseases of mouth and throat
616.32 Diseases of pharynx and esophagus
612.31 Mouth and esphagus
616.904 Microbiology medicine
617.692 Dentures, bridges, crowns
612.64 Physiology of embryo and fetus
616 Miscellaneous branches of medicine
617.693 Dental implantation
614 Forensic medicine, incidence of injuries, wounds, disease; Public preventive medicine
617.522 Oral region
615 Pharmacology and therapeutics
615.1 Drugs (Materia medica)
617.601 Oral hygiene and preventive dentistry
618.97 Geriatric surgery
Library Use Policies
・ Food is prohibited in the library. Beverages in covered containers are permitted.