From December 8, 2021, the library will partially reopen to visitors.
(Reservations in advance required. There is also a limit to the number of users.)
Please refer to "センター外の方の来館利用"( for more detail. *Japanese page

ILL service (Interlibrary Loan) is also available.
Please refer to "Interlibrary Loan Services"( for more deital.

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Contact Us

International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Library Services Unit

3-2 Oeyama, Goryo, Nishikyo-ku, Kyoto 610-1192 Japan
Telephone: 075-335-2066 
FAX: 075-335-2093

For Special Use Privileges

Patrons wishing to use materials or digital images in the Nichibunken collection for publication, broadcast on television etc. must place a request by submitting the “Application for Special Use Privileges”.