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【For TUAT members】Notice of service from November 1st (Fuchu library)

From November 1st 2021, some services of Fuchu Library have been changed. Please confirm the following information before your visit.
Please note that we may change the services depending on the situations.
Please see here for the services of Koganei Library.

From November 1st, 2021 to for the time being

Opening hours

<From November 1st to November 11th>
Weekdays/ 8:45-19:00, Saturdays/ 10:00-17:00, Sundays/ 13:00-17:00

November 3rd/ 9:00-18:00

<From November 12th to November 14th>

<From November 15th to December 24th>
Weekdays/ 8:45-21:00, Saturdays/ 10:00-17:00, Sundays/ 13:00-17:00

November 23rd/ 9:00-18:00

<From December 25th to January 4th>
Weekdays/ Closed, Saturdays and Sundays/ Closed

December 27th/ 8:45-17:00

○ Eligible users
Faculty, staff, and students of TUAT ※Users not affiliated with TUAT cannot enter the library.

Conditions for using the library

・Those having any physical discomfort, or not wearing a face mask cannot enter the library.

・Please wash your hands, disinfect your hands with hand sanitizer, and follow proper coughing etiquette.

・You are required to disinfect your hands with hand sanitizer provided at the entrance.

・Admission may be restricted depending on the congestion.

・Please refrain from having conversations between users and keep an appropriate distance away from others in the library.

・Please refrain from staying for a long time unnecessary.

Usage of reading seats, facilities, and equipment

2nd Reading room and 3rd Reading room are available.

・The number of reading seats are reduced so that users can sit keeping distance to others.

・Please refrain from moving desks and chairs.

・Do not leave your belongings unattended for occupying reading seats.

Following areas are suspended for the time being.
Group study rooms, Seminar rooms, Audio-visual room, and Refresh area

However, faculty in case of absolute necessity for your seminar or class is kindly asked to consult the Information Service Section of Fuchu library. (E-Mail: fservice_at_cc.tuat.ac.jp)

Borrowing and reading library materials
・Materials in all reading rooms are available. (5th Reading room is available only on weekdays.)
・Newspapers are available in the 2nd Reading room.

Returning library materials
In order to avoid close contacts and prevent infection, please return library materials to the book post. However, books borrowed from other libraries and audiovisual materials must be returned to the service counter.

For the time being, returned materials are kept in a storage area to be left in isolation for a specific period of time for disinfection before going back to the shelf. Please note that they may not be available immediately after return.

Users who cannot come to the library can also return materials of TUAT library by mail or parcel delivery service. See here for further information.

Interlibrary Loan
The ILL services are available as usual. However, please note that the services may be delayed or in some cases it might not be possible to obtain the material due to closure or contraction of other libraries. Please apply well in advance.

Delivery services for users who have difficulty visiting the library
We will provide materials necessary for your study and research. Eligible users those who cannot come to the library since they are not living in the Great Tokyo area (Tokyo, Saitama, Chiba, Kanagawa, Ibaraki, Tochigi, Gunma, or Yamanashi).
Please note that postage is to be paid by the user. See here for details.

For inquiries or information, please contact the Information Service Section of Fuchu library (fservice_at_cc.tuat.ac.jp)