OU members can enter International Studies Library on weekdays from May 13(Thu) to June 20(Sun) by pre-booking

May 14th, 2021

Due to the extension of the state of emergency, the service period has been extended. [Last updated: 2021.5.31]

In light of Minoh City's response to declaration of the state of emergency in Osaka, International Studies Library will admit Osaka University members on weekdays from May 13(Thu) to May 31(Mon) June 20 who have made a pre-booking.

Access to the library is currently restricted in principle to the following people. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Library services during the reserved admission period
Services available
  • Using Osaka University Library's materials
  • Photocopying using the copiers on the 3rd floor
  • Short-term use of the reading seats to check library materials
Services not available
  • Using library facilities (reading rooms, study cubicles, group study rooms, learning commons "LUX", AV library and AV commons)
  • Entry to the 2nd floor
  • Using Minoh City Library's materials

In order to make your reservation, please apply through Admission Booking Form below. (Osaka University members only)
 International Studies Library Admission Booking Form

We set time slots for the admission booking, with a maximum of 100 people allowed per slot.

If there is room for more people, you may be able to enter the library by applying at the counter on the day of your visit.


  • You can only stay in the library until the end of your time slot, regardless of the time you enter the library.