Floor Guide 3F
Tokyo Metropolitan Tama Library will be temporarily closed from February 21 to March 19, 2023.
Tokyo Metropolitan Central Library will be temporarily closed from February 21 to March 15, 2023.
Renovation of the Tokyo Metropolitan Central Library (August 2022 - February 2023) and Library open during the construction period, etc. （ By reservation. The location of the user entrance has changed.）
Materials are available in the humanities (including library science, philosophy, history, geography, customs and practices, folk customs, ethnology, the arts, sports, languages, and literature). In addition, catalogs of exhibits at art museums can be found in the Arts Information. Information regarding exhibits being held at nearby art museums is provided by promotional leaflets that are placed in the Library.
Central Library 3F
Collection of prefectural and municipal histories.
Collection of large-format art books, etc.
Chinese Books, Korean Books
Chinese books and Korean books in all fields are available here.
Electronic Bulletin Boards
Once your requested materials have been located and are ready for viewing, you will be notified through the display of your reader's card identification number on the electronic bulletin boards located on floors 1 to 5 of the library. If you are requesting photocopy services, your ticket number will be displayed.
Service Room for the Visually Impaired
Provides face-to-face reading service, produces and loans talking books, and loans braille versions of books to the visually impaired. Computer screen readers and reading aids converting regular printed materials into speech and enlarging the print are also available.