Due to the library system renewal, MyLibrary widget (Panel view of Information etc.) settings will be reset on September 28. If you have customized the widget setting, please re-setup it after September 28. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Due to the library system renewal, the new arrival alert service of MyLibrary will be terminated on September 27. Thank you for using.

The computer area on the 1st floor will be unavailable due to routine maintenance on September 9 from 1pm until closing time.
We apologize for the inconvenience.

Our website will be down for maintenance from 13 pm until the evening on September 3. 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 MyLibrary. We are sorry for the inconvenience and thank you for your cooperation.

The library will renew its systems at late September, 2020. In preparation for this, some services will be partially suspended as indicated in the chart below. We apologize for any inconvenience.

ServiceSuspension Period
Acceptance of registration in HERMES-IR2020/9/4 (Fri.) 17:00~2020/9/28 (Mon.) 12:00
Purchase requests2020/9/11 (Fri.) 17:00~2020/9/28 (Mon.) 12:00
Checking status of purchase requests
Facility reservation
2020/9/18 (Fri.) 17:00~2020/9/28 (Mon.) 12:00
Interlibrary loans and photocopy requests2020/9/24 (Thu.) 17:00~2020/9/28 (Mon.) 12:00
Checking status of loans, reservations
Checking status of interlibrary loans and photocopy requests
Registration/change/deletion of e-mail addresses
Reservation and request of materials
Renewal of loans
MyLibrary bookmarks and tags
2020/9/25 (Fri.) 17:00~2020/9/28 (Mon.) 12:00
HERMES-Catalog
HERMES-IR
Database List
Search results of HERMES-Search*
Off-Campus remote access
2020/9/28 (Mon.) 8:00 (For a few minutes)
Switching to the new system.

*Part of search results (e-resource accessible via MyLibrary) may not show up.

Time of service suspension may change depending on the situation of work. Any changes to the schedule will be announced on the “News” page of the library’s website.

MyLibrary (including off-campus access to e-resources) will be unavailable due to system maintenance. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Date and time: August 26 (Wed) 13:00 through 14:00

*Time of service outage may vary depending on the circumstances of work.
*HERMES-Search is available, but part of search results (e-resource accessible via MyLibrary) may not show up.

Library online services will be unavailable due to power cut and server maintenance. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Date and time: August 29 (Sat) 9:00 through 24:00
The following library online services will be unavailable.
– HERMES-Catalog (Online Library Catalog)
– MyLibrary (including off-campus access to e-resources)
– Database List
– HERMES-IR
– E-mail with domain names of @lib.hit-u.ac.jp

*Library will be closed on August 29, 2020.
*Sending time of Due date alert will be later than usual.
*Time of service outage may vary depending on the circumstances of work.
*HERMES-Search is available, but part of search results (e-resource accessible via MyLibrary) may not show up.

HERMES-Catalog(Online Library Catalog) will be unavailable due to server maintenance.
We apologize for the inconvenience.

Date and time: July 20, 2020 from 17:00 to 19:00.

* HERMES-Search(Including the search box on the top page of the Library website) will be available.
* MyLibrary will be available. However, it is not possible to reserve materials and order materials from other campuses via HERMES-Catalog. Please use HERMES-Search.

The computer area on the 1st floor will be unavailable due to routine maintenance on July 8 from 1pm until closing time.
We apologize for the inconvenience.

The computer area on the 1st floor will be unavailable due to routine maintenance on March 11 from 1pm until closing time.
You will be able to use personal computers and borrowed laptops.
We apologize for the inconvenience.

The computer area routine maintenance