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University Library

University Library

http://www.ll.chiba-u.jp/english/index.html

Central Library: 1-33, Yayoi-cho, Inage-ku, Chiba-shi, Chiba, 263-8522 Japan
Tel. +81-43-290-2244 Fax. +81-43-290-2255 
E-mail: fad2244@office.chiba-u.jp
Inohana Library: 1-8-1, Inohana, Chuo-ku, Chiba-shi, Chiba, 260-8671 Japan
Tel. +81-43-226-2211 Fax. +81-43-226-2214
Matsudo Library: 648, Matsudo, Matsudo-shi, Chiba, 271-8510, Japan
Tel. +81-47-308-8717 Fax. +81-47-308-8721

The University Library provides various services and resources to support the research and educational activities of the University faculty, students, staff and the general public.

There are three libraries on three campuses: The Central Library on Nishi-Chiba campus, the Library of Health Sciences (Inohana Library) on Inohana campus and the Library of Horticultural Sciences (Matsudo Library) on Matsudo campus.

The Library holds 1.4 million volumes, 25,000 periodicals and many non-printed materials. In addition, the library web site is the key resource for those on campus who research for information of their interest as well as providing access to OPAC (Online Public Access Catalog), to various kinds of bibliographic databases, 17,000 fulltext online journals, the University institutional repository and other reference resources.

For further information, visit http://www.ll.chiba-u.ac.jp/ (Japanese Only)

Statistics
TypeCentral Lib.Lib.of
Health Sciences
Lib.of
Horticultural Sciences
Total
Collections
(as of June. 1,2010)
Books (Japanese) 673,490 vols. 117,136 vols. 71,441 vols. 862,067 vols.
Books (Foreign) 376,699 vols. 130,089 vols. 28,915 vols. 535,703 vols.
Periodicals (Japanese) 10,425 titles 2,083 titles 2,534 titles 15,042 titles
Periodicals (Foreign) 6,615 titles 2,890 titles 925 titles 10,430 titles
Circulation
(2009)
Check out records 493,732 users 68,062 users 42,564 users 604,358 users
Days open 297 days 335 days 293 days
Volumes lent 99,557 vols. 14,734 vols. 6,020 vols. 120,311 vols.
Interlibrary cooperation (2009)Copies supplied to other libraries 2,328 cases 2,128 cases 394 cases 4,850 cases
Copies requested from other libraries 643 cases 5,104 cases 850 cases 6,597 cases
AccommodationBuilding Space
Seats
9,597 ㎡
1,179 seats
3,784 ㎡
259 seats
1,009 ㎡
128 seats
14,390 ㎡
1,566 seats