Services for Visitors

If some materials which are not held by public libraries' can be found at Komazawa University Library, you may visit us.
The persons under 18 years of age are not allowed to enter the library.

Following Services are offered

  • The use of materials inside the Library.
  • OPAC
  • Self-service photocopiers

Please refrain from bringing your own materials and studying without using those of the library.


Show your ID card (driver's license, health insurance card, etc.) and fill out the form at the Main counter.

Library Card

A Library card allows you to borrow materials.
To issue a library card, come to the reference counter and register.

Requirements for registration

ID (driver's license, health insurance card, resident's card, etc.)
Signet (If you don't have, signature will be accepted.)
Library card application form (\1000)

How to get library card application form PDF (116KB)

※Library card is valid until the end of the current year (31 March).
You can not register in March.
It takes about an hour to issue a library card. If you want your card in that day, come to the reference counter an hour before closing time.
*Depending on the situation, it takes more time.

Reference Counter Opening Hours
User's Guides (checking out, renewal, returning, etc.)


Reference section, Komazawa University Library (Tokyo)
International telephone: 81-3-3418-9165
International Fax: 81-3-3418-9162
E-mail: reference(a)
※Please change (a) to @