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Books and Periodicals

The library provides all users with access to library materials via OPAC. When a book location number indicates “CAS.CPAS.Lib,” it means the material is on an open shelf. “CAS.CPAS.Lib.Stack” means the material is stored in a closed shelf. To use library materials from the closed shelves, fill in an application form and hand it in at the counter.
Location of open shelves
Call number General books
000-200, 500-800
General books
300-400, 900
General books
Reference materials
Oversized reference materials
Introductory American Studies
Location 1F 2F 1F 1F 1F 1F
Location of open shelves for periodicals and journals
  Latest publications Back issues
Japanese periodicals and journals 1F 1F
Foreign periodicals and journals 1F 2F Compact stack

Micro materilas

Micro materials are stored in the closed shelves. To use materials, fill in an Application Form and bring it to a librarian at the counter.
film list / fiche list

DVD and Videos

DVD and videos are placed on the open shelves in the reading room on the ground floor. There are two audio-visual booths in the reading room on the ground floor. When you use videos, please borrow headphones and a key at the counter.


CPAS subscribes to Early American Newspapers, Series I
A collection consisting mainly of bibliographies from 1690 to 1876, such as the Clarence S. Brigham History and Bibliography of American Newspapers (1690-1820). The collection spans more than 700 titles and over 100 pages of newspaper articles.