APU Library Guide

APU Library Guide (1F)

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PANGAEA 1

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A designated area for group study and research activities that can be used for holding discussions.
※This is the place in the library where drinks (with a lid or a cap, i.e. pet bottles or tumblers) are allowed.

Service Counter

Service Counter

Anything related to reserving, borrowing, returning materials, as well as extending loans, and paying overdue fees can be done here. "In-Library Use" laptops can be borrowed and returned here as well.

Reference Counter

Reference Counter

The reference counter will help you with any inquiries regarding searching for material and books in the library, searching necessary items for a certain topic, how to use database, or on accessing material from other academic libraries or research institutions

PANGAEA 2

This area is intended to provide students a space to study collaboratively in groups.
※This is the place in the library where drinks (with a lid or a cap, i.e. pet bottles or tumblers) are allowed.

AMC(Analytics and Math Center)、ALRCS(Academic and Learning Resource Core Staff)

The AMC offers support for Fundamental Mathematics, Business Mathematics, Advanced Mathematics, and Statistics classes and homework.
ALRCS provides support to students to enable them to take full advantage of the library services & resources, and foster "self-learning".

FIX/Writing Center

FIX

FIX courses use Kumon textbook for self-directed learning for “English”, “Japanese”, and “Mathematics”.

Writing Center

The Writing Center is available for students who need their English or Japanese writing assignments checked by student tutors. Please check your available hours and make a reservation.

Reserved Corner

Reserved Corner

Textbooks and Further Reading resources from syllabi can be found here. These materials may only be used in the library and may not be photocopied.
Some materials may be purchased as e-books, please see the Academic Officesyllabus.

Periodical Corner

Domestic and international newspapers, periodicals can be found here.

AC Library

AC Library

Installed by the Advisory Committee, in hopes of sending out talented individuals who studied at APU into the world. The committee includes heads and ambassadors from various countries and leaders of Japan, who contribute to APU in various ways for the improvement and development of APU’s education and research.

Multimedia Room

Access to 80 computers, printers and scanners. If you have any problems with the computers, please ask the student staff or ALRCS (support staff) in the ALRCS booth.

Presentation Room, Group Study Rooms

Presentation Room

Group Study Rooms

Group Study Room (4 rooms) and a presentation room, each with a computer, projector, monitor, white board, DVD player. Rooms must be reserved prior to use through the “Facilities Reservation System”, accessed via the library homepage.

Reference Books, Maps, Documents, Statistics, Yearbooks

Reference Books, Maps, Documents, year books, statistics can be found here.

APU Library Guide(2F)

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PANGAEA 4

PANGAEA 4

Individual study space, with counter seating against the wide windows.

PANGAEA 5

PANGAEA 5

Eight study booths and 15 carrels for individual studying. The area can be used for concentrating on ones’ studies.

PANGAEA 6

PANGAEA 6

Reading seats near the bookshelves which make it convenient for studying while searching for books.

PANGAEA 7

PANGAEA 7

DVDs and videotapes (movies/language teaching materials) for use in the library can be watched here.

Pocket sized edition Corner

Pocket sized edition Corner

The storeroom is accessible by elevator and is available to anyone. Materials over 10 years old which were infrequently used, back issues of magazines, journals and newspapers are stored here.

APU Library Guide(B1F)

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Basement Stacks

Basement Stacks

The storeroom is accessible by elevator and is available to anyone. Materials over 10 years old which were infrequently used, back issues of magazines, journals and newspapers are stored here.