KWANSEI GAKUIN University Library

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Registered visitors

Library guide for registered visitors


Our library is open to residents aged 20 and older in the cities of Nishinomiya and Sanda and their neighboring areas, who have the specific purpose of study or research using the materials of our library. Students of other universities and college-preparatory students are excluded.

For use by governmental agencies, businesses, or evangelical Christian churches for the purpose of study or research, please contact us at the User Services Section, Kwansei Gakuin University Library.

Terms of use

One year (April to March) or one semester (April to September or October to March)

Registered visitors may not use our library in July or January during university examination periods.


  • Use of materials within the library building
  • Book loans (up to three books for two weeks)
  • Photocopying of books/materials
  • Reference consultation
  • Use of audiovisual materials


Registration Fees

A year: 6,500 yen
A semester: 3,500 yen

Registration Period

A year: Feb. 15th – Mar. 15th
A semester: Feb. 15th – Mar. 15th ; Sep. 1st – Sep. 15th

Place and time of registration

●Nishinomiya-Uegahara Campus Library:1st floor
●Kobe-Sanda Campus Library & Media Center:2nd floor

Monday – Friday: 9:00 – 16:00
Saturday: 9:00 – 12:00

Requirements for registration

(1) ID (driver’s license, health insurance card, resident’s card, etc.)

(2) A photo (4.5-cm long x 3.5-cm wide, black and white or color)

(3) One 82-yen postage stamp


User Services Section, Kwansei Gakuin University Library

Phone: 0798-54-6123

Service hours: Monday – Friday 9:00 -16:00