2020.5.18 [Mon]

Services during the Library closure due to COVID-19
  • While GRIPS library is temporarily closed due to COVID-19 pandemic, we are committed to supporting GRIPS community members with online learning, teaching and research. We’re now offering useful services such as home delivery service, or off-campus access to online resources.
  • Please see Library News for latest information on library services. Also see Important Information regarding the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) for GRIPS’ response to COVID-19 pandemic.
  • If you have any questions, feel free to contact us by e-mail.

Using library materials

Home delivery service for library books and materials

You can apply delivery of library books and photocopy of the library materials to your home.


You can renew library items, request photocopies of articles not available at the GRIPS Library, or request a book purchase by the GRIPS Library.
*Book Purchase Request is students only.

Online contents available off-campus

Off-campus access to GRIPS’ subscribed online-resources (EZproxy service)

How to use databases

Please see Online Resources.
You can find links to manuals in “Info” categories of some major databases.

Textbook List

Textbook list for current term courses.

Free content and information related to Coronavirus provided by the publishers

How to search materials

Flowchart “How to Find & Obtain Research Materials” (PDF)

Slide of training session “Basic Search for Materials”, October 2019 (PDF)

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