Due to the entrance examination, the Library will be closed according to the following schedule.

Closed from 17:00 on Mar. 11, 2024
Closed on Mar. 12, 2024

We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your understanding.

2/27(Tue.) added The suspension period was added.
2/28(Wed.)added The service suspension period has been extended until 2/29 (Thu.).

The computer area on the 1st floor of the Main Building will be unavailable due to system replace on February 27 ~ 29.
* Time of service suspension may change depending on situation.

We thank you for your understanding

Due to the repair work of the compact shelving, the following area is not available.
If you wish to use the materials located in the area, please ask at the circulation counter.

Date: February 27, 2024. 9:00-17:00

LocationCall No.
Library Main Building Basement
Shelf No. 158-176
[306:42]~[961:33] of Kodaira Classification
[VA:1]~[W:32] of Previous IIR Business Histories
[301]~[989] of Kodaira Classification (Large-sized)
* Including Large-size and Oversize books in the above categories.
Periodicals Annex 3rd floor
Shelf No. 41-61
[ZG:62]~[ZO:10] of Large-sized Bound Periodicals (in Japanese)
[ZH:1]~[ZK:207] of Bound Periodicals (in Japanese)
* [ZK:207] is available from vol 63 (2009).

Also, noise may be occurred.
We apologize for any inconvenience and thank you for your cooperation.

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

DateTimeService to suspend
2/9(Fri.)17:30~19:30■Circulation Services
・Checkout / Return / Renew

■Terminals
・OPAC
・HERMES-IR restricted-access collections terminal
・Self-checkout machine

■Online Services
・HERMES-Catalog
・MyLibrary
・Database List
・Part of search results of HERMES-Search
・HERMES-IR
・E-mails with domain name @lib.hit-u.ac.jp
  • Time of maintenance may change depending on situation.
  • New reservations for group study rooms cannot be accepted during service suspension period.
  • Some electronic resources are available from off-campus.

The computer area on the 1st floor will be unavailable due to maintenance.

DateTime
2024/2/13(Tue.)12:00-13:00
2024/2/14(Wed.)13:00-closing time

We thank you for your understanding.

For library users who will remain enrolled at Hitotsubashi University after April 2024, the user’s expiration date will be as follows:

Faculty and staff who will have renewed the contractThe expiration date will be extended after April 1.
If you wish to extend your expiration date during the current fiscal year, please contact the Circulation Counter. (Weekdays 9:00-17:00)
Students who will extend enrollment
(enrolled under the same ID)
We will extend the expiration date around March 9, and inform you on MyLibrary.
We will NOT extend the due date of books, so please renew your loans yourself through MyLibrary.
Students continuing their education on campus or finding a job on campusIf you have documents (e.g., Letter of Admission) confirming your higher education or employment, you can issue a temporary Library card expire on March 31. Please contact the Circulation Counter with your documents. (Weekdays 9:00-17:00)
You CANNOT transfer borrowed items to a new student ID number. Please return them by March 31.
*Overdue penalties will carry over.

More information if you will graduate or retire

You must return all library materials when you graduate or retire in March 2024.
Please check your circulation status on MyLibrary.

All library services, including MyLibrary, expire at the end of your enrollment period.

For those who are graduating or completing their studies, it will expire on March 15, 2024, and for those who are retiring, it will expire on the end date of employment.
Please note that the expiration date is different from some Information Systems Management Headquarters services, such as Gmail.

You can return them to the book return drop outside the entrance or also mail them back.

The delivery address is as follows;

2-1, Naka, Kunitachi-Shi, Tokyo, 186-8602
Hitotsubashi University Library, Circulation Counter

  • Send them by traceable service. (e.g. “Yu-Pack", “Letter Pack" of Japan Post co., ltd.)
  • Wrap the books in a plastic bag to prevent rain and water.
  • Pay the postage yourself.
  • If there is the product name field, please write “Return Book".

Due to the heavy snow, library will close at 17:00 on February 5, 2024.
We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your understanding.

Due to Heavy Snow, opening hours of library might change between the afternoon of February 5 and the morning of February 6.

As soon as it is decided, we will inform you on the website and the bulletin board inside the library.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and appreciate your cooperation.

Due to the the entrance examination, the Library will be closed on February 25 and 26, 2024.
We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your understanding.