“BELL” is a University Library public relations magazine. Latest issue, No.222 is now issued.

Newsletter BELL

Due to Typhoon No. 15, opening hours of library might change on September 23 – 26.

Weekdays or Class-day holidays

  1. If the morning classes are cancelled
    The library will be temporarily closed from the regular opening time until 1:00 p.m.
  2. If the afternoon classes are cancelled
    The library will be temporarily closed from 1:00 p.m. to the regular closing time.
  3. If after 4th period classes are cancelled
    The library will be temporarily closed from 3:00 p.m. to the regular closing time.
  4. If after 5th period classes are cancelled
    The library will be temporarily closed from 5:00 p.m. to the regular closing time.

cf. 自然災害による全学休講措置等について (Japanese ONLY)

Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays

  1. If an alarm is issued in Kunitachi City as of 7:00 a.m.
    The library will be temporarily closed from the regular opening time until 1:00 p.m.
  2. If an alarm is issued in Kunitachi City as of 11:00 a.m.
    The library will be temporarily closed from 1:00 p.m. to the regular closing time.
  3. If an alarm is issued in Kunitachi City at 1:00 p.m.
    The library will be temporarily closed from 3:00 p.m. to the regular closing time.
  4. If an alarm is issued in Kunitachi City at 3:00 p.m.
    The library will be temporarily closed from 5:00 p.m. to the regular closing time.

cf. 土日・祝日に警報等が発令された場合の附属図書館の開館、閉館について (Japanese ONLY)

Thank you for your cooperation.

“BELL” is a University Library public relations magazine. Latest issue, No.221 is now issued.

Newsletter BELL

Due to Typhoon No. 14, opening hours of library might change on September 19-20.

Weekdays or Class-day holidays

  1. If the morning classes are cancelled
    The library will be temporarily closed from the regular opening time until 1:00 p.m.
  2. If the afternoon classes are cancelled
    The library will be temporarily closed from 1:00 p.m. to the regular closing time.
  3. If after 4th period classes are cancelled
    The library will be temporarily closed from 3:00 p.m. to the regular closing time.
  4. If after 5th period classes are cancelled
    The library will be temporarily closed from 5:00 p.m. to the regular closing time.

cf. 自然災害による全学休講措置等について (Japanese ONLY)

Thank you for your cooperation.

The computer area on the 1st floor will be unavailable due to routine maintenance on September 14 from 1 pm until closing time.
We thank you for your understanding.

12,000 academic ebooks published from 2017 to 2022 by Cambridge University Press or other partner press are now available. New titles will come up every month.

Partner press: Boydell & Brewer, Edinburgh University Press, ISEAS–Yusof Ishak Institute, Liverpool University Press, etc.

* Some titles are not available even if they are published from 2017 to 2022. Cambridge History Series, Cambridge Companion Series, Handbooks and Textbooks are also not covered.
*As a rule, purchase requests for eligible titles during this period will be cancelled.

ACCESS: Cambridge core
* Titles with this icon are available (including purchased ones).

*Off-campus access is available.
*For remote access, please go to Remote Access

“BELL” is a University Library public relations magazine. Latest issue, No.220 is now issued.

Newsletter BELL

9/9 (Fri.) 16:20 update

The Remote Access system will be updated on Tuesday, September 6. Thereafter, MyLibrary login and the Remote Access Database menu will no longer be required.

For information on new remote access methods, please click here. Please also see the information in the PR magazine BELL issued on September 6 (Tue.).

Remote access to the following databases from off-campus is not available as of September 9 (Fri.). We are working on it, so please be patient. These are available from the campus network.

We thank you for your understanding.

Our website will be down for maintenance from 11:00 on September 6. The outage might have to be extended if any unanticipated problems occur. During maintenance, urgent messages will be posted on Facebook and Twitter.

You can still use HERMES-Search, HERMES-Catalog, MyLibrary, and HERMES-IR. You can still use databases also via the Databases List and e-journals via the title list or HERMES-Search. Some electronic resources are available from off-campus. Please access via Hitotsubashi Authentication System Single Sign-On. We are sorry for the inconvenience and thank you for your cooperation.

[9/6(Tue.) added] Off-campus access to e-resources is available.

Library online service will be unavailable due to system maintenance. We thank you for your understanding.

DateTimeService to suspend
9/7 (Wed.)8:00 ~ 14:00・HERMES-Catalog (Online Library Catalog)
・MyLibrary (including off-campus access to e-resources)
・Database List
Search results of HERMES-Search
・HERMES-IR
・E-mails with domain names of @lib.hit-u.ac.jp
  • Library will be closed on 9/7 (Wed.).
  • Delivery of e-mails from the Library may be delayed.
  • HERMES-Search is available, but part of search results (e-resource accessible
    via MyLibrary) may not show up.
  • Time of service suspension may change depending on situation.