Help Accessing the Library E-Resources Remotely: 12 January 2023 Updated

Here is how we will help you to keep studying and researching.

  1. Help with remote access to electronic resources
  2. Help with searching library materials/information for your study and research


1. Help with remote access to electronic resources

All of our eBooks, online journals, databases, and many other electronic materials remain available remotely as usual.
For more information about off-campus access, visit “Off-Campus Access” page.

AURORA E-RESOURCES and AURORA Search will help you find the best library e-resources for your research.

You need to log in to access resources. See “How to Access” on the “Off-Campus Access” page before trying to log in.
・User ID and the password are the same as login ID and the password for AOYAMA-portal.
・Some databases are described as “Off-campus VPN connection” in the list, which means that you are requested to have access to these contents from off-campus using Aoyama Gakuin’s Virtual Private Network (VPN).
 For more instruction about VPN, visit Institute of Information and Media Webpage (sorry, in Japanese only) or contact Instructions about VPN are also available at Course Power from off-campus.
   For more details about the list on the Database page, see About list page.

  If you are experiencing trouble accessing library resources, contact us by Inquiry Form.
-Enquiries are not accepted by phone.
-Please understand that it may take longer than usual to receive the reply from us.


 2. Help with searching library materials/information for your study and research

AGU librarians-created research guides written in Japanese are available at “How to search” page.

[ Research/Writing Guides ]

SAGE Research Methods
 SAGE Research Methods supports research at all levels by providing material to guide users through every step of the research process. It is the ultimate methods library with more than 1,000 books, reference works, journal articles, and instructional videos by world-leading academics from across the social sciences.

More free-access website for your study and research can be found at Useful Links.

[ LibrariE ]
This electronic library is available 24/7 online wherever you are with your PC, mobile device, or tablet.
My Library ID and the password are required.

◆Lending Services
  The number of items you can borrow: 1 e-book
  Loan Period: 1 week
  Renewal: Unavailable. Your borrowed item will be automatically returned to LibrariE after the due date.
  The number of items you can reserve: 1 e-book
You can borrow your reserved book for one week since it becomes available.
You should check by yourself if your reserved book becomes available because no e-mail notice arrives from LibrariE. Logging in LibrariE is required to check.