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<User Guide>
 
●Opening Hours(開館時間)
 
        ・Tuesday through Friday 9:00am-7:00pm             
        ・Saturday,Sunday,and National Holidays 9:00am-5:00pm
        Library Calendar
         
●Closed(休館日)
 
        ・Monday
        (When Monday falls on a National Holiday, the library remains open on that day and closes the following Tuesday. When Monday falls in the middle of an extended holiday, the library remains open throughout the holiday period and closes the first following weekday thereafter.)
        ・Year-end and New Year holidays (December 29th through January 3rd)
        ・Library Inventory (10 days a year)
         
●To use library materials in the reading room(館内で資料をみるとき)
 
        You can use library materials freely in the reading room.
You can search for library materials by using OPAC (Online Public Access Catalog).
Please ask at the counter when you can’t find library materials or you need help operating OPAC.
         
●Reservations(予約)
 
        When library materials you would like to borrow are on loan, fill out a reservation form with the necessary information and hand it in at the information counter.
When the materials become available, we’ll notify you.
         
●To check out library materials for the first time(はじめて図書館の資料を借りるとき)
 
        You need a library card to check out library materials.
If you live, work, or study in Kagawa, you are entitled to have a library card.
Please fill out a registration form and hand it in at the information counter.
Please show a form of identification that includes your name and current address, such as a driver’s license, insurance card, Residence Card, or student ID to the information desk to make your library card.
         
●To check out library materials(借りるとき)
 
        You can check out up to ten books and magazines for a maximum of fifteen days.
You can check out up to three CDs for a period of fifteen days.
To check out library materials, please take them to the counter with your library card.
An alarm will sound if you fail to go through the check-out procedure.
         
●Interlibrary Loan(相互貸借)
 
        Materials that are not in this library’s collection can be borrowed from other libraries
as part of the interlibrary loan system.
Depending on the library from which you borrow, there may be a delivery charge.
Please ask at the front desk for more information.
         
●To return library materials(返すとき)
 
        When the library is open, please return library materials to the counter.
When the library is closed, please put books and magazines into the book post installed next to the entrance.
Please return CDs directly to the counter during opening hours (as they’re breakable).
You don’t need your library card to return materials.
         
●Reference service(レファレンス)
 
        The librarians can help you to look for a book or material or to find the information you need.
You can inquire by telephone,mail or e-mail.
         
●To copy materials(コピーサービス)
 
        Self-service photocopiers are available.
When you need photocopies, please fill out a photocopy application form at the counter.
Copying at the library is allowed only in the situations prescribed in the Copyright Law.
         
        Copy fee
       
 

Photocopy

Paper copy from microfilms

Size

Fee

Size

Fee

Black/white

A3・B4・A4・B5

10yen

A3・A4

10yen

Color

A3・B4・A4・B5

20yen

 
 
         
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<Floor Plan>
   
 
   
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<Collections and Materials Guide>
     

   
  Magazine List
  Magazine   Publisher   Language
  ARTnews   ARTnews Associates   English
  Better homes and gardens   Meredith Corporation   English
  Domus   Domus   Italian
  The Economist   The Economist Newspaper Grop,Inc   English
  Esquire   Esquire Publishing   English
  Fortune   Time   English
  National geographic   National Geographic Society   English
  Nature   Nature Japan   English
  The Rotarian   Rotary International   English
  Schoner Wohnen   Gruner+Jahr   German
  Time   Time Inc.   English
  Vogue   Conde Nast   French

   
  Newspaper List
  Newspaper   Publisher   Language
  The Japan Times / International New York Times   The Japan Times,Ltd.   English
  The New York Times   The New York Times Company   English
   

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<Access>
 
     

   
  By Bus:Take Kotoden Bus(Sun Messe,Kawashima,Nishiueta line via Rainbow Road)from JR Takamatsu station or Kawaramachi and get off at Kenritsu Toshokan mae bus stop which is located just in front of the library.
   
  By Bus:Take Kotoden Bus(Ota Station – Sun Messe line)from Kotoden Ota Station and get off at Kenritsu Toshokan mae bus stop which is located just in front of the library.
   
  By Taxi:From Takamatsu Station to Library, 30 minutes.
   
  By Car:There is parking space for 390 cars, and also for motorcycles and bicycles.
 
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<Facilities>
  Construction start date   October 14th, 1991
  Completion date   December 20th, 1993
  Structural type   Steel frame and reinforced concrete
  Number of stories   One under the ground, 4 above the ground
  Storage capacity   1,220,000 volumes
(・Reading Rooms:220,000 volumes ・Stacks:1,000,000 volumes)
  Site area   19,396 square meters
  Building coverage   6,422 square meters
  Total floor area   14,120 square meters
(・Library:9,562 square meters ・Archives:4,558 square meters)
       
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<Contact us>
     

  Kagawa Prefectural Library
     
  Address 2217-19 Hayashi-cho,Takamatsu-shi,Kagawa 761-0393
  Telephone 087-868-0567
  Fax 087-868-0607
   
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