- The Periodicals Annex closes 30 minutes earlier than the Main Building.
- Please check Important Points when using the Periodicals Annex.
- Current periodicals (unbound periodicals: within one year of publication) are shelved on the 1st floor in title order.
- Japanese periodicals: in syllabary order (alphabetic titles and University publications are shelved at the head).
- Foreign periodicals: in alphabetical order.
- Periodicals published about more than one year ago are bound and stored on the 3rd to 5th floors in call number order.
- Periodicals published more than one year ago are bound and stored on the 3rd to 5th floor in call number order.
- Current periodicals (unbound periodicals: within one year of publication) are shelved on the 1st floor by title.
- Recent newspapers from the last month can be found in the newspaper area on the 1st floor.
- Stock periods depend on the titles. Please refer to HERMES or “Newspaper subscription list".
- Newspaper Pocket Editions (Nikkei/Asahi/Mainichi/Yomiuri, others) are shelved on the 2nd floor.
- Databases (Nikkei/Asahi/Mainichi/Yomiuri) are available. (Students and faculty only)
Chinese and Korean Books, Legislative/Judicial Precedent/Parliamentary Materials
- Chinese books, Korean books, legislative materials, judicial precedent materials and parliamentary materials received from 1996 are shelved on the basement floor of the Periodicals Annex.
- EU i (European Info) is located on the 2nd floor.
- Japanese White Papers (mostly government publications) are on the 2nd floor.
- Japanese Statistics such as national censuses are shelved on the 2nd floor.
- Japanese in the IIR classification system are shelved on the basement floor.
Periodicals Annex BF
Chinese/Korean Books (Kunitachi Classification Y)
Japanese Legislative Materials/Judicial Precedent Materials
Foreign Legislative Materials/Judicial Precedent Materials/Parliamentary Materials
Japanese Extra-large Bound Newspapers
Foreign Extra-large Bound Newspapers
Japanese Books in the IIR classification system Aa-Sd
Periodicals Annex 1F
Japanese/Foreign Current Periodicals
Kodaira Classification Japanese
Copy Machines (card-type)
Periodicals Annex 2F
Newspaper Pocket Editions (Nikkei/Asahi/Mainichi/Yomiuri, others)
Japanese and Foreign Newspapers (including Chinese/Korean)
Japanese White Papers (Government Publications only)
Japanese Statistics Books (partial collection)
EU Information Center
Periodicals Annex 3F
Japanese Bound Periodicals ZA-ZK
Periodicals Annex 4F
Foreign Bound Periodicals ZAA-ZCM:15
Japanese Bound Periodicals ZL-ZY、ZYK
Periodicals Annex 5F
Foreign Bound Periodicals ZCM:16-ZSN
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