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Engineering Bldg. 5 Library

HOMELibrary GuideLibrary List>Engineering Bldg. 5 Library

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  • Applied Chemistry, Chemical System Engineering, Chemistry and Biotechnology, Bioengineering


  • Faculty of Engineering Bldg. 5, 3F 333 MAP
  • TEL: 03-5841-7403
  • FAX: 03-5841-8662
  • E-mail: library#chem.t.u-tokyo.ac.jp
  • (Change # to @)

  • from July 13th, 2020(Mon.)- Weekday: 9:30-17:30 Open
    (Only for those who have an ID card (student/staff) with permission to enter the building)
  • ※ Engineering Bldg. 5 Library entrance is the east side of third floor.
    Please use the east stairs or elevator.


  • 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, but the books at Textbook Corner can only be renewed once.)
  • 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.
    • For photocopying at university expense, color photocopier is unequipped.
  • Photocopying at private expense: coin copy (accepts 1000 yen notes)

Using Library Materials

How to Search

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

  • When you see "Eng.5 Chem.Lib" on the "Location" field in the OPAC search results screen, you can use the material at Engineering Bldg. 5 Library.
  • When "Eng.5 Appl.Chem.", the material is held in laboratory, so sometimes it is not available. For details, please ask the library counter.

Please see Dissertation in UTokyo on general use.

Doctoral dissertations and master thesis of Applied Chemistry, Chemical System Engineering, Chemistry and Biotechnology are in Engineering Bldg. 3 Library, and them of Bioengineering are in Engineering Bldg. 2 Library.

Delivery Requestmembers only

Members of department of Applied Chemistry, Chemical System Engineering, Chemistry and Biotechnology, and Bioengineering can order documents from other libraries (in UTokyo or other universities). They are delivered to Engineering Bldg. 5 Library. Fee-based services require additional registration at the library in advance.

(* If your laboratory locate on Faculty of Engineering Bldg. 2 / Faculty of Engineering Bldg. 3, you can choose Engineering Bldg. 2 Library / Engineering Bldg. 3 Library.)

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.