Library Services during the Renovation Work June 16, 2015

The following information is the services available during the temporary closure of the University of the Ryukyus Library ( Main Library) as of June 16, 2015.

★ Books can be checked out by reservations.
 You can pre-reserve books by mail. Also, the number of books and loan periods will be doubled during the renovation work. (20 books for four weeks for under graduate students, 30 books for four weeks for graduate students, 40 books for eight weeks for faculty and staff, and 6 books for four weeks for visitors.)
  We are currently considering the measures for the use of books in the reading rooms (general and Okinawa materials) and reference books. We will give updates on this matter when the details are decided.

★ Interlibrary loan(ILL) for journal articles is free of charge
 Journal articles which are in stock but not available to use due to renovation work can be copied for free (for students and staff and faculty of the university only).

★ Service counter will be both in the Library and Division of General Education Building.
 Starting July 1, the following services will be available at the 1st floor Study Room in the General Education Building: Newspaper reading, study support by graduate students, using desktop computers and printers, lending laptop computers, and delivering of pre-reserved books and ILL materials after 17:00 (until 20:30, weekdays)

★ You can use the study areas on campus.
 Cafeteria next to the library will be available to use for study until 21:30 on weekdays and from 11:30 to 14:30 on Saturdays (not on Sundays) before and during the first semester exams. You may also use the study areas in each department building.


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