Library Card for Visitors

Former-staff

If you make an application from the fourth week of April to the second week of May, if may take some time until you receive the email that notice you the library card is ready.
If you've received the email, you can get the library card during the long holidays.

We welcome everyone to visit and browse library collections. Please refer “On-site user services”.
However, the library card is necessary to check out materials.

You can still use the library after leaving the univeristy.

We issue a library card to former faculties of the University of Tsukuba(full-time).
Please contact us from "Inquiry" for more information.
Anyone who meet conditions for application can get a library card.

Conditions for applications

  • Former faculties of the University of Tsukuba(full-time)
  • Using and borrowing materials in University of Tsukuba Library.
  • Not borrowing any materials at the University of Tsukuba Library now. (If you are borrowing, you can apply after returning them.)

Available services and Lending Policy

The library card is valid for 1 year from the date of issue.
Please contact us for for more detail.

Card holdes

Applying for the first time

Changes after June,1,2018

Changes in application

Valid card holders

元教職員
  • You can use libraries in the new service content until your expiration date.
  • You can renwe your card within a year from expiration date. Renewal can be done online.Refer to"Renewing your card"

Renewing your card

Conditions for renewing

  • You have the library card (within a 1 year from due date).
  • You are not borrowing any materials at the University of Tsukuba Library now. (If you are borrowing, you can apply after returning them.)

Notice

  • You have to submit an old card when you recieve a new one. If you lose your card, you have to apply as a new application.
  • You can renew your card anytime.
  • You cannot use your card until getting the new one.

How to apply for the library card(New,Renew)

We accept your application online. (You can start applying from the following link.)

Link to application procedure

Auto-reply will be sent after your application.
Then, we sent you an e-mail to notice you the library card is ready.

Receiving the library card

Location, hours and Requirements

You can receive your library card at the main counters of libraries.
You can receive the card anytime if libraries open.

Notice! At the central library, acceptance on weekdays is until 22:00.

Required documents

  • New
    • ID(driver's license, resident card etc. with your current address)
  • Renew
    • ID(driver's license, resident card etc. with your current address)
    • A library card

Inquiry

If you have any question with application, please contact us with your information as following.

  1. Name
  2. Whether you hold the library card of University of Tsukuba Library
  3. Barcode number of your library card (if you have)
  4. E-mail
  • E-mail:libcard@tulips.tsukuba.ac.jp
  • Tel: Contact list