Iwate Medical University Library

User's Guide


Weekdays : 9:00am - 10:00pm
Saturdays : 9:00am - 5:00pm


2nd, 3rd and 5th Saturdays
National holidays
New Year holidays(Dec.30-Jan.3)

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Library card

Student : Library card is issued when registered with the school.
Faculty members : Library card is issued when registered as a staff member.
Others: Bring the ID card.
Do not lose or lend your card. If you lose your card, it can be reissued at cost. Ask for details at the Circulation Desk.

Loan service and period

Faculty members Student O B Visitor1 Visitor2
Bound journals 1 week 1 week 1 week 1 week not available
Unbound journals 3 days not available 3 days not available not available
Books 2 weeks 2 weeks 2 weeks 1 week not available
AV materials 3 days 3 days 3 days not available not available
Total volumes 5 volumes 5 volumes 5 volumes 3 volumes not available
    Visitor 1=Student of another university and staff,Person of occupation that relates to medical treatment
    Visitor 2=General user (We don't loan the collection for use outside the library.)


Bookshelves are open to library users. You can have free access to books and non-book materials. Please return books to their original place when you leave.
You can take books away to the browsing room after temporarily. Those books must be returned by the closing time.


If you need to continue borrowing, bring the book to the Circulation Desk. You can extend the loan period of the book if it is not reserved. The loan may be repeated twice consecutively.


You can reserve materials to be borrowed.
Please bring your library card to reserve materials.


Please do not bring bags, coats, or books with you when you come to the book-shelves at Uchimaru Library.
Eating, drinking, or smoking in the library is not allowed.
Please manage valuables by each one's responsibility.

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