About Us

Titles with asterisk (*) link to Japanese page.

Mission and Basic Roles

The International Library of Children’s Literature (ILCL) is a national library dedicated to children’s books, which provides internationally linked library services for children’s literature published in Japan and abroad.

User Surveys(National Diet Library)

About the surveys for on-site users and for remote users conducted by the NDL

Symbol Mark

An explanation of the symbol mark of the ILCL


Frequently asked questions about the ILCL