Services of the ILCL

Opening Hours & Library Holidays

Library Holidays

Library closed

Mondays, National holidays (except Children's Day on May 5), the year-end and New year's holidays and the third Wednesday of every month (for refiling)

Additionally, the Library could be closed without prior notice in case of natural disasters or other public emergencies. Announcements are posted on the International Library of Children's Literature website and our official Twitter account.

Library Hours

Library hours

9:30 -17:00

Additionally, the Library is sometimes forced to change its library hours temporarily due to weather impacts on traffic conditions. Announcements are posted on the International Library of Children's Literature website and our official Twitter account.

Researchers' Reading Room (Arch Building 2F) Opening Hours

Opening Hours 9:30-17:00
Call-slip acceptance 9:30-16:30
Same-day Photoduplication Requests
(for printouts of electronic materials)
10:00-16:00
Later date Photoduplication (sent by mail) Requests 10:00-16:30
Receiving copies 10:30-12:00    13:00-16:30

Notice of Temporary Closure

DateVenueReason
2017-12-19(Tue.) Researchers' Reading Room In order to prepare for the system switchover from January 2018