for beginners

Welcome to the Engineering Library! Here is a list of points for first-time users.

What you need

Student ID card

(Staff ID card, Library card)

Pass it through the card reader at the entrance. You will also need it to borrow books.
Paper student ID card holders will be issued a Library card.
Please apply for a Library card by using Google Form.

Self-checkout machine or at the Counter

You need your student ID card.
Opening Hours

Weekdays 9am - 8pm

*Open until 5pm during a vacation.
Closed: Weekends, National holidays, Year-end and New Year holidays, etc.
On the top pageToday's Open Hours
Year Calendar

Aobayama-east Campus Central

10 minutes walk from Aobayama Subway Station. There is also a way to come on foot from Kawauchi.
*There is no parking lot. (Motorcycle and bicycle parking is available.)
Floor Plan

Floor Guide

Textbooks are located on the 2nd floor of the new building.

Return books to the Counter or the Book Drop outside.

You can also return books belong to other Tohoku Univ. libraries.
Convenient Facilities

Campus Wi-Fi (eduroam)

Power Supply

Photocopying and printing

Study roomsreservation (MyLibrary)

Online classes and interviews are available by bringing your own PC.
Breaking News and Deals

Engineering Library Twitter @KobunLib

On days when the library is open, we tweet about opening hours.
If you follow us, you might be able to get some library goods through our campaign.
Engineering Library Promotion Video (2019.Mar)

Kobun Channel (Engineering Library YouTube)

Ask a Librarian

Please click the blue icon "チャットで質問する" at the bottom right of the page. We accept questions 24 hours.

Librarian Chat : Weekdays 9:00am-12:00pm, 1:00pm-4:30pm
*Other times than the above will be answered by a chatbot.
Ask Librarian for details.