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date: 2019/08/05

For Those Who Are Graduating or Completing Academic Programs in September, 2019

(1) The Fixed Due Date

The students graduating or completing academic programs in September must return their loans by the following due date.
Please log in to "My Library" to view the list of your current loans, and make sure to return all of them.

The Fixed Due Date : September 7

* If you are going to the graduate school of Keio University, or staying for another academic year, you may renew your library membership as well as your loan period. For renewal procedure, please visit the service desk of your home campus library before September 7.

(2) "My Library" of KOSMOS

You may no longer use your "My Library" after leaving Keio University. Here are the details and the tips for saving data:

"My Library" Menu Instruction
Logging In You will be unable to log in to your "My Library" on and after September 20, 2019 at 3:00 p.m.
* Please refer to the following web page as well: "Notice for students leaving Keio University upon graduation or course completion in September, 2019 (regarding use of keio.jp)" (ITC)
Renewal Your loan period may be extended until September 7 at maximum.
It may not be extended any further, unless you are going to remain at Keio University and renew your library membership.
* For renewal procedure, please visit the service desk of your home campus library before September 7.
Loan History Due to system migration, all the data in your My Shelf will be deleted on Tuesday, August 27.
If necessary, please save the records as instructed at https://libguides.lib.keio.ac.jp/notice_en/databackup
In the upcoming new system, you may list and export your loan history.
My Shelf / Favorites Due to system migration, the favorites list in your My Shelf will be deleted on Tuesday, August 27.
If necessary, please save the list as instructed at https://libguides.lib.keio.ac.jp/notice_en/databackup
In the new system, you may backup your favorites using emailing function.
Tags / Reviews Due to system migration, all the tags/reviews in KOSMOS will be deleted on Tuesday, August 27.
There is no method to backup them in means of saving texts. Instead, please screenshot the records of the items to which the tags/reviews are assigned. In order to delete all the tags/reviews you have created, open the record of the corresponding item then delete the tags/reviews one by one. No delete-all function available here.

(3) Library Access After Commencement

Even after the commencement, you may enter our libraries until Saturday, September 21, by showing your student ID card. If you have already returned your student ID card to the university, and do not have the card with you, please talk to the staff at the entrance.

The library access policy for alumni varies among the Media Centers. For more details, please refer to “For Alumni” on our portal website. You may select the library to visit, then view its access policy.



date: 2019/06/24

Important: The project of shifting collections starts from July 2019 (MITA)

To make our stacks intellectually discoverable, we have launched a project to shift our collection according to subject-oriented rule.
During the project period, some of the books will be temporarily unavailable, and the location of the book is different from the KOSMOS search result.
We are very sorry for the inconvenience. Your understanding and cooperation are greatly appreciated.
Please refer to the details and schedule at:
https://libguides.lib.keio.ac.jp/oldbuilding_en



date: 2019/06/10

Notice of long-term loan for summer vacation 2019

Long-term loan by reason of summer vacation will be carried out in the media center of each campus.
Borrowing rules are different for each media center, please refer to the following.
For the current members of Keio University only, after new system migration.
The operation is applied to 14 and 30-day-loan items. Please be noted there would be some exceptions for the long-term loan.

Due Dates

 - 2 October


Schedule of the Long-term Loan

[Notice] Closing dates of the media centers are also included in the "Procedure period".
(They are applied when the renewal procedure using the "My Library".)


Mita, Hiyoshi, Kyosei-kan, Science and Technology,
SFC , Nursing and Medical Care (Kango)
Loan period (normally)Procedure periodDue date
14 days Current System : 24 July, 5:00a.m. - 26 August* 2 October
New System : 2 September - 17 September
30 days Current System : 10 July, 5:00a.m. - 26 August*
*You may renew your loans via My Library until Mon, August 26 at 5:00p.m.


Shinanomachi
Loan period (normally)Procedure periodDue date
14 days Current System : 1 July, 5:00a.m. - 26 August* 2 October
New System : 2 September - 17 September
*You may renew your loans via My Library until Mon, August 26 at 5:00p.m.


Pharmaceutical Sciences (Shibakyoritsu)
Loan period (normally)Procedure periodDue date
7 daysCurrent System : 19 July, 5:00a.m. - 26 August* 2 October
14 daysCurrent System : 19 July, 5:00a.m. - 26 August*
New System : 2 September - 17 September
30 days Current System : 5 July, 5:00a.m. - 26 August*
*You may renew your loans via My Library until Mon, August 26 at 5:00p.m.