Medical library

Medical library

About
The Medical Library specializes in medicine-related materials, and mainly provides services to students, faculty members, and hospital staff members at the Honjo-Kuhonji Campus.
The Library transferred from Honjo Central District to the North District in April 2009.
 
Calendar (開館カレンダーへリンク)
24-Hour Use (On-Campus only/Japanese only)
Library Guide
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Facilities and Locations
 
1st Floor
Circulation desk / Group study room A / 1st reading room / Periodicals / Newspapers
2nd Floor
2nd reading room / 3rd reading room / Group study room B /  PC Corner
Basement Stacks / Books, Back Issues of Periodicals
 
1st Floor
Relatively new Japanese periodicals are located on the first floor. You can find out where they are located by checking the list on the library counter.
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Please be aware that the entrance changes depending on the day of the week and time of day.

East entrance: weekdays from 9:00 to 20:00
West entrance: weekdays from 20:00 to 21:00, open 24 hours on Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays
 
2nd Floor
 
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Basement, 1st Floor (Stacks)
Relatively old Japanese periodicals are located on B1F. You can find out where they are located by checking the list on the library counter.
Foreign periodicals from 1984 and older are located on B1F.
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Library Guide

★Students and Faculty Members
borrow to the library counter.
Bring only the materials borrowed to the library counter when returning books. When the library is closed, please place borrowed items in the book drops provided.
When borrowing periodicals, fill out the necessary information on a periodical check-out form and bring it along with the periodicals you would like to borrow to the library counter. You must return periodicals to the counter.
 
Book Limit, Borrowing Period, Renewals
*The borrowing period is extended when the Library is closed.
Books
Status
# of books
Borrowing periods
Max # renewals
Undergraduate
5
14 days
2 times
Graduate
5
30 days
2 times
Faculty member
5
30 days
2 times
 
Periodicals
Status
# of periodicals
Borrowing periods
Max # renewals
Graduate
5
7 days
2 times
Faculty member
5
7 days
2 times
 
 Visitors

Scope of use:

Viewing and photographing general materials located in the Medical Library, making inquiries (reference services)

*Parking at the Kumamoto University Hospital is available, but it costs money to use it for longer than 30 minutes.

*When using nursing materials, please also visit the School of Health Sciences' Library Room.

 
 
 
School of Health Science's Library Room
Location
Kuhonji Campus,

Building C 3F

Hours
Weekdays 10:00~19:00
Closed
Saturday, Sunday and holiday (

rooms may also be temporarily closed at short notice)

Phone
096-373-5459