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Engineering Bldg. 4 Library

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  • Materials Engineering


  • Faculty of Engineering Bldg. 4, 2F 321 MAP
  • TEL: 03-5841-7171
  • FAX: 03-5841-8656
  • E-mail: material#lib.u-tokyo.ac.jp → material#lib.t.u-tokyo.ac.jp
  • (Change # to @)

  • from July 13th, 2020(Mon.)- Weekdays:9:30-17:30 Open
    (Only for those who have an ID card (student/staff) with permission to enter the building)


  • 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
Borrowingmembers only
  • Books: Up to 5 books for 2 weeks (These can be renewed up to 4 times.)
  • Books of Syllabus corner: Up to 2 books for 1 week (These can be renewed up to 4 times.)
  • Journals: current day
  • Present your IC University ID card or library card.
  • Please fill out and present the designated form. Note that copying is permitted only for academic and research use purpose. You must comply copyright law to use copyrighted materials. For details, please see: Attention for Photocopying the Library Material
  • Photocopying at university expense
    • Members of Our Department: Department copy card
    • Members of other Department: "Application form to Photocopy in the Libraries for Engineering and Information Science & Technology"(工学・情報理工学図書館内文献複写申請書)is necessary. You can get it at your Home Library or Laboratory.
    • Members of other Faculty: "Application form to Photocopy in the Libraries in the University of Tokyo"(東京大学文献複写依頼書)is necessary. You can get it at your Home Library.
  • Photocopying at private expense: Please purchase the UTokyo CO-OP copy card in advance and bring it. (Engineering Bldg. 4 Library has no card vending machine)
  • Color photocopier is for only members of our department at university expense.

Using Library Materials

How to Search

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

  • When you see "Eng.4 Mate.Lib." on the "Location" field in the OPAC search results screen, you can use the material at Engineering Bldg. 4 Library.
  • It is needed application in advance to read rare books and semi-rare books. For details, please ask the library counter.
  • Dissertations

    Please see Dissertation in UTokyo on general use.

    Engineering Bldg. 4 Library has course-based doctoral dissertations, master thesis and graduation thesis of Materials Engineering. If you would like to read them, please ask the library in advance.

    Delivery Requestmembers only

    Members of department of Materials Engineering can order documents from other libraries (in UTokyo or other universities). They are delivered to Engineering Bldg. 4 Library. 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. https://www.u-tokyo.ac.jp/adm/dics/ja/wifi.html


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