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Engineering Bldg. 1 Library A

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  • Civil Engineering


  • Faculty of Engineering Bldg. 1, 2F 241 MAP
  • TEL: 03-5841-6087
  • FAX: 03-5841-6086
  • E-mail: tosho#civil.t.u-tokyo.ac.jp
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Library News

    Some journals in the Civil Engineering Library [Engineering Bldg. 1 Library A] will be suspended from August,2023. They will betransferred from this library to Kashiwa library.
    Please access them viaanE-journal or another library on the Hongo Campus instead. If you would like to know more details, please contact the staff at this library.


  • Weekdays: 9:30-17:30 (12:30-13:30: No Counter Service)
  • Closed: Saturdays, Sundays, National Holidays and New Year's Holidays (December 27th to January 5th), Entrance examinations period
    *Library may also be closed for some events.
Entry Procedure
  • Members of UTokyo: Not required
  • Non-Members and Alumni: Advance reservations recommended. Please check the information for [Non-members/Alumni].
Borrowingmembers only
  • Books: Up to 5 books for 2 weeks (These can be renewed up to 4 times.)
  • Journals: Up to 5 volumes for 3 days (Member of Civil Engineering: for 1 week)
  • Present your IC University ID card or library card.
  • There is no copy machine in this library.
  • If you would like a copy of the material,
    • Members of the University of Tokyo can borrow materials or request photocopies and PDF files . (Members of Civil Engineering can also use the copy machine in the office with the Department copy card.)
    • Non-members can use the Inter-Library Loan (ILL) service. Please consult with your library staff.

Using Library Materials

How to Search

Please see How to Search to know general way to search materials.

  • If you see "Eng.1A Civil.Lib." on the "Location" field in the OPAC search results screen, the material may be accessed at Engineering Bldg. 1 Library A.
  • If you see "Eng.1A Civil.Lab.", the material is being held in the laboratory, so sometimes it is not available. For details, please ask at the library counter.
  • If you see "書庫" displayed in the 「コメント」(“Comment”) box, the material is held in the closed stacks archive, rather than in the reading room, so sometimes it is not available. For details, please inquire by e-mail.

Please see Dissertation in UTokyo on general use.

Engineering Bldg. 1 Library A has course-based doctoral dissertations of Civil Engineering. If you would like to read them, please ask the library in advance.

Delivery Requestmembers only

Members of department of Civil Engineering can order documents from other libraries (in UTokyo or other universities). They are delivered to Engineering Bldg. 1 Library A. Fee-based services require additional registration at the library in advance.

Please see Delivery Request.


Wireless LANmembers only

You can connect to the internet with your PC using wireless LAN in the library.

*In order to use "UTokyo WiFi" wireless LAN, you need to register an UTokyo WiFi account and to apply to use wireless LAN in advance. Please see UTokyo WiFi information website.


Library staff can answer questions on library use and documents searches, and so on.