Library Services in response to the COVID-19 and Entry Reservation (Updated Sept. 11)

To prevent the spread of the COVID-19 and in response to the change that all the classes during Fall semester will be conducted online, the library services have been changed as follows.
Please note that we may additionally change the library services and conditions as well to comply with the government or the university-wide decision.

■Entry Reservation (User limited)
Rikkyo Libraries have been providing the specific services with the entry reservation system for Rikkyo students and faculty members only.

For Details

Please note that those who are not subjected for reserved entry cannot be accepted to enter. We would appreciate your understanding and patience.

About Entry to Campus and University Reception Services (Updated Sept.10)

■Due Dates of Loans
As of Tue. 2 June 2020, all books and materials with due dates between Tue. 27 Feb. and Thu. 16 July 、have been renewed to Mon. 21 Sept..
The books and materials with due dates before Thu. 27 Feb. are not subject to this renewal measure, but we may provide a certain consideration.

■Returning Library Items
As mentioned above, the due dates have been renewed to Mon. 21 Sept. for the items of the due dates between Thu. 27 Feb. and Thu. 16 July. You do not have to make a reservation of entry to the library just to return the materials. After the normal operation is resumed, we will announce returning method including the renewed due dates.

Please note that the book return post is installed in front of the library gate at both Ikebukuro and Niiza campus. When you come to school for classes, please return books and materials to the book return post without any entry reservation. Howeber, AV materials can only be returned at the counter of the both libraries.

The materials you have borrowed can be returned by mail or courier services for the time being. (The shipping fee is on you.)

【Sending Address】
Rikkyo Ikebukuro Library
3-34-1 Nishi-Ikebukuro, Toshima-ku, Tokyo 171-8501
03-3985-2628
Rikkyo Niiza Library
1-2-26 Kitano, Niiza-shi, Saitama 352-8558
048-471-7119

【Other Notes】
・To specify it to an invoice with “Return Library Material”
・To pack the items with care to prevent any damage.
・To send the returning materials with a tracking number.

■Postal Service
For Rikkyo students returning to remote areas, the postal lending service has started since July 9. Please refer to the Japanese page for details.

■Online Library Contents
Online Library Services including special sites as follows are available at home.
Rikkyo OPAC (Online Public Access Catalog), MyLibrary Service except Photocopy Orders, The Interlibrary Loan Services are available as well.

(Japanese only)
Special Site for the Library at home in 2020 for Rikkyo Students
Special Site for the Database Contents
Maruzen eBook Library Manual
ASK Service as the Online Support by Learning Adviser
How to Connect and Access to the Campus Intranet using Proxy

■Resume of ILL Services (*excluding issue and usage for the letter of introduction to other libraries)
ILL Services has been resuming since Wed. 1 July. Due to the small number of operating staffs as preventing from infection, it is expected that the arrival of materials will be delayed or canceled depending on the situation of the requesting libraries and institutions. If the neighbor libraries treating the ILL services are out of service, the cost may be higher than normal time. Thank you for your understanding in advance.

■CLOSED for Visitors
The usage and entry for the visitors including from our partner institutions will remain CLOSED for the time being. We also suspend the acceptance of the library tour or inspection. We would appreciate your understanding.

■ Inquiry
If you have any questions and inquiries, please enter the Inquiry Form. (V-CampusID / Japanese only)
To prevent the spread of infection, we kindly ask you all for your understanding and cooperation.

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