Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University



APU Library Guide

In addition to its role as a hub for library materials and other academic information, the Library also provides students and other library users a place to study and learn together.


An overview of services available at the APU Library including My Library (a library user information service), information about new books, the inter-library loan system and more.

Resource Materials

Library users can search Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University (APU) and Ritsumeikan University (RU) materials via the Online Library Catalogue. Users can also access the Research Repository (R-Cube) – a database that can be used to search for and view the academic contributions made by faculty and researchers affiliated with APU and RU.