Reference Service

Ask a Librarian

A reference librarian can help you with your research, refer you to appropriate materials for your work, and help you find the best resources/tools in your research field.
A reference librarian can also provide instructional sessions customized to specific research needs.

Please feel free to use any of the following reference services:

Email a librarian

Send any requests for information to the reference desk at
Response is usually within the same day (allowing for holidays and national holidays).

Phone a librarian

Contact the reference desk for information or reference assistance.
+81-(0)25-779-1452, ext 452
Weekdays 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Japan Time)

Visit the library

Visit the library for personal assistance from a librarian.

Write to the library

Matsushita Library & Information Center, International University of Japan
777 Kokusai-cho, Minami Uonuma-shi, Niigata 949-7277 JAPAN