Keio University Mita Media Center

Rare Books, Semi-Rare Books, and Books Bound Japanese-Style

Rare Books

Self-service copying of rare books is prohibited.
Refer to the page on the Rare Book Room for copying procedures.

Semi-Rare Books

Self-service copying of semi-rare books is prohibited.
Instead of ordinary photocopying, a reproduction will be made from digitalized data of the material.
Be aware that this process is time-consuming and expensive.

  • Apply to:
ILL Section (Main Counter, New Building)
Fill out the copy request form provided.

  • Charge:
Please confirm at the time of the application.

  • Time required: 1 month

Books Bound Japanese-Style

Self-service copying of books bound Japanese-style is prohibited.
To obtain a copy, bring the book to the Service Counter in the Old Building or the Copy Service Counter in the New Building.
If more than one-half of the entire book is to be copied, a reproduction will be made from digitalized data of the material instead of an ordinary photocopy. Be aware that this process is time-consuming and expensive.

  • Ordinary photocopies (for up to one-half of a book):
Apply to: Service Counter, Old Building / 10 yen per sheet / same day
Apply to: Copy Service Counter, New Building / 30 yen per sheet / same day

  • Reproduction from digitalized data (for more than one-half of a book):
Apply to:
  ILL Section (Main Counter, New Building)
  Fill out the copy request form provided.
Charge:
  Please confirm at the time of the application.
Time required: 1 month