Keio University Mita Media Center

Graduate Students

Admission

Student ID card is required for admission to Mita Media Center (Library).


Using books

BookLoans

Present your student ID card and the book you wish to check out at the counter.

New Building: 1F Main Counter
Old Building: 3F Service Counter
South Building: B3F Counter

Loan periods are 30 days.

  • The following publications may not be taken.
    • Reference books
    • Course Reserve Books
    • Oversized books
    • Periodicals (including magazines, newspapers, statistical publications and yearbooks)
    • Statutes, law reports, and legislative materials
    • Audio-visual materials (except music CDs)
    • Microforms
  • By other materials loan periods and loan conditions are different.
  • Long-term loan is available during summer/winter/spring vacations.

Return

Bring the book you wish to return at the counter.

New Building: Main Counter
Old Building: Service Counter
South Building : B3F Counter

You can check the due date ; 
via KOSMOS  My Library (keio.jp).
by the stamp on the due date slip attached to the book.

  • Books could be returned to any of the three Circulation counters (New, Old and South Building) despite the place of check out.
  • You can also return them in the other Media Centers. when you check materials out, the staff will inform you if they must be returned to the same location.
Overdue Penalties

There is a fine of 10 yen per book per day overdue.
Overdue penalties still apply while the Media Center is closed.

Lost or damaged items

Please handle library items with care. In case of loss or damage of the item, inform Main Counter immediately.
Damage fee may incur depending on the situation and the item conditions.

 


Renewal

You can renew up to twice.
You may renew;
via KOSMOS  My Library (keio.jp) .
by bringing the books with your Student ID card to the counter.

New Building: Main Counter
Old Building: Service Counter
South Building : B3F Counter

Books could be renewed at any of the three Circulation counters (New, Old and South Building).
the other Keio Media Centers on other campuses except Kyoseikan Library.

  • The following books cannot be renewed:
    - Books that are overdue
    - Books that have been reserved by someone else
    - Music CDs
  • The loan period for a renewed book is the same as its initial loan period, counting from the day of renewal. 


Reserving Books Currently on Loan

If you want a book that is currently out on loan, it can be reserved for you;

  • via KOSMOS  My Library (keio.jp) .
  • Online Request.
    please complete the Online Request Form (Reservation of intramural books) and press the submit button.
  • At ILL counter,
    Check KOSMOS and copy down the call number or Book ID of the book you wish to reserve. Bring this information to the ILL section of the Main Counter in the New Building.

As soon as the book is returned, you will be noticed by your Keio Mail.
Books will be held at the following counters of building where the book is arranged.
All books from other campuses will be held at the Main Counter in the New Building.


Copy Service

The copy machines on each floor can be used for copying Library materials in accordance with copyright restrictions. 
Charge;
10 yen per sheet (monochrome).
50 yen per sheet (color).
Paper Size;
A3, B4, A4, B5

For mechanical problems with the machines, exchange of money, or copying by Library staff, inquire at the Copy Service Counter (New Building: 1F).


Ask a librarian

If you are not sure how to use library or how to find information , please consult a librarian:
at Reference Counter. (New Building: 1F) The staff will help you to find necessary information or documents efficiently.