You can recall a book currently checked out or request a book in the library inside and outside Keio University.
Some requests for borrowing books from outside Keio University may cause you to incur costs.
※When making a request of reservation or Inter-campus Delivery to the Mita Media Center, please use the request form below.
How to Find Books in Libraries Inside/Outside Keio
You can obtain photocopies of an article from libraries in and outside Keio.University.
You have to pay for this service.
How to Find Newspaper/Journal Articles
When you found the article you wish to read
You can place a purchase request of the material which the Media Center does not possess.
The decision on the purchase is made based on each Center's criteria for material selection. There may be cases in which the material is not available due to out-of-stock condition or other reasons.
After getting your request, it will take some time before the material is ready for your use. Please place your request well in advance.
Please select the Media Center to which you want to place a purchase requestamong the list of centers below.
Before Placing Purchase Request
Please try to search the targeted material once again through OPAC.
Use External Libraries
If the material you need is not in the collection of Keio, you may visit external libraries.
If the library where you request to visit is not open to the public, please apply for a letter of introduction.
Please read the following notices carefully before using this service.
・Who can use this form ?
Keio students and staff who have a valid library card
(Only available to correspondence course students who have registered for a bachelor's thesis.)
Alumnus of Shinanomachi Campus or Faculty of Nursing & Medical Care
→ Please read here.
Members of Sanshikai(alumni medical), or Kobaikai(alumni nursing)
→ Please read here.
・Before making a request, please check KOSMOS to make sure that the materials you
need are not
held in the Keio collection.
You cannot make a request to the materials held by Keio University libraries.
・Issuing a letter may take some time. Please apply well in advance.
・You will be notified by email when your letter is ready.
・Please read more details on your campus library.
How to Find Books in Libraries outside Keio
Other Application Form
|Mita Media Center (Keio University Library)|
|Hiyoshi Media Center (Hiyoshi Library)|
|Information and Media Center for Science and Technology|
|Shinanomachi Media Center|
|SFC Media Center|
|Library of Nursing and Medical Care|
|Information and Media Center for Pharmaceutical Sciences|