Aoyama Gakuin University Library & Women’s Junior College Library

User guide

Access to other university libraries

Aoyama Gakuin University has entered into affiliated inter-library agreements with the following universities and institutions.

The participating libraries may change their operating hours or their services. We recommend you check their update information on their website before you visit.
If you have any queries not covered by the information below, please ask the library staff at your campus.


Yamanote Line Private University Library Consortium

The consortium is a library association of nine universities located along the JR Yamanote Line. Interlibrary access is available by presenting the respective university ID (students and staff). For borrowing books, please refer to general information and borrowing conditions of the respective university.

*To continue to stay safe during the Covid-19 pandemic, access privileges are suspended until further notice.

General information for affiliated libraries (in Japanese only)

□ Gakushuin University (University library/Legal and economics center)
□ Kokugakuin University (Shibuya/Tama Plaza)
□ Senshu University Library (Kanda Branch Library/Knowledge Base/Main Library/Ikuta Branch Library)
□ Toyo University (Hakusan/Akabanedai/Kawagoe/Itakura)
□ Housei University (Ichigaya/Koganei/Tama)
□ Meiji University (Central/Izumi/Ikuta/Nakano) 
□ Meiji Gakuin University (Sirokane/Yokohama)
□ Rikkyo University (Ikebukuro/Niiza )

Cross Search (in Japanese only)
Combined search of the collections of all participating libraries.

Libraries Opening Hours (in Japanese only)

Lending Policy  (in Japanese only)
Each library has their own borrowing policy.

Japanese Red Cross College of Nursing

Reading privileges and photocopy services are available

□Japanese Red Cross College of Nursing (in Japanese only)

Jissen Women’s University

Reading privileges and photocopy services are available

□Jissen Women’s University (in Japanese only)

United Nations University Library

Reading and borrowing privileges are available.
Ask to borrow the United Nations access card at Aoyama Main Library.
Borrowing limits: 5 loan books for a month

*Inter-library cooperation with the United Nations University Library has been suspended. Please contact the Aoyama Gakuin University Library for inquiries regarding resumption. September 30, 2022

Member university libraries of Kanagawa Library Association  *Sagamihara campus only

Staff and students belonging to the faculties in Sagamihara campus are entitled to reading privileges and photocopy service in the university libraries affiliated with the council.

To use the libralies you must carry the Kanagawa Common University Library Card.
Please apply at the main counter on the first floor in Mandai Memorial Library (Sagamihara campus).