Use of Books and Journals
|◆Reading||In open stack rooms, you can search library materials for yourself. If you have used materials within the library, please return them to the return desks on the floor.
*Please return materials you checked out at the counter.
|Main Library and North Library||Main Library, Northern Studies Collection||Main Library, International Organization Collection|
|Open-stack Collections||Graded Readers (TADOKU)||Closed-stack Collections||Reserve and Extension|
|Undergraduate students||8 items||15 days||8 items||15 days||5 items||15 days||○||3 items||15 days||10 items||15 days|
|Graduate students||45 items||60 days||5 items||30 days|
|Auditors and Credited auditors||5 items||15 days||3 items||15 days|
|Teaching staff and Directors||8 items||15 days||8 items||15 days||100 items||90 days||○||5 items||30 days||10 items||15 days|
|Part-time Instructor||5 items||30 days|
|Research staff||45 items||60 days|
|Staff||5 items||30 days||3 items||15 days|
|Students of Open University||8 items||15 days||8 items||15 days||5 items||15 days||×||----||10 items||15 days|
|Retired faculty memebers||5 items||30 days|
|Faculty members of other institutions|
|Community users||2 items||15 days||2 items||15 days||----|
|◆Searching Library Materials||If you can access the Internet, you can use Library Catalog(OPAC) and search materials of Hokkaido University Library anywhere. In searching, take notice of "Location" and "Call No.".
"Call No." is a combnation of number and alpfabet which is displayed at spam of books. Library books are sorted in Call No. order.
Materials in "Paperback Book's corner" are not sorted in Call No. but in series of books.
Periodical is sorted in alphabetical order.
|◆Renewal (only for University Members)||University Members can renew the borrowing materials, if they are not overdue or other patrons don't reserve the materials. You can renew materials in open stack rooms 2 times, in closed stack rooms 4 times.
The way of renewing is following,
|◆Reservation (only for University Members)||University Members can reserve the materials which other patrons checked out. When the materials you reserve are ready, we contact you, and please check out them during the period we specified. The materials you can reserve are the materials which are displayed "On lending" or "Under reserve" in Library Catalog(OPAC).For reserving, Library ID No. or SSO-ID is needed.|