How to use Online Catalogue

Online Catalog system has renewed on Sep. 25th, 2017.
This page is under construction. We apologize for any inconvenience.

You can use the Osaka University Online Catalog (OPAC) to look for the following materials.

  • Books acquired since 1988 (Books acquired since Dec.1985 in International Studies Library)
  • Chinese/Korean books acquired since 1992
  • All journals

We are progressing with adding materials from earlier years, which means you are able to search for some older materials.

This page introduces to you how to use Online Catalogue.

How to use search screen

How to enter search terms

Search for books

How to search journals

If you can’t find it on OPAC…

  • Try using the appropriate database if you are searching for journal articles or table of contents. OPAC cannot be used for searching for them.
  • Try using the card catalogue as well if you are looking for older materials.
  • It might be not held in Osaka University. Please check CiNii Books , NDL-OPAC , etc.