News from Yokohama municipal library look at municipal library top page.

With library system update, person made password registration needs registration of password again.

For more information, look here. (we link to page of Chuo-toshokan)

As for opening time, the schedule, please see calendar.

All the opening time is from 9:30 a.m.

Schedule of event is displayed in "*".

※About event to have you participate beforehand and apply,
Personal information of full name, address, phone number to collect on applying,
According to rule of "the regulations about protection of Yokohama-shi personal information"
When we manage appropriately, and cancellation of event needs communication
We use ninomi.
















































Pink day (21st) is closed day for facility check
We close at light blue day (Saturday, Sunday and Monday, celebration) at 5:00 p.m. 
We close at colorless day (weekdays from Tuesday to Friday) at 7:00 p.m.















































Pink day (17th) is closed day for facility check
We close at light blue day (Saturday, Sunday and Monday, celebration) at 5:00 p.m. 
We close at colorless day (weekdays from Tuesday to Friday) at 7:00 p.m.


*Talk about 1 precedent; meeting
Do you not enjoy the world of picture book which librarian reads?

     Date and time Wednesday, March 8, Wednesday, April 12, Wednesday, April 26
We carry out from 3:30 a.m.
     Target child [application unnecessary] who listens to story alone

*Enjoy in 2
parent and child; talk; meeting
With librarian, we play children's song which is possible in parent and child.
   There is story-telling of picture book to growth of child, too.

     Date and time Thursday, March 9, Thursday, April 13
We carry out from 11:00 a.m.

     Target 2.3 years old child and protector [application unnecessary]

Isogo libraries, book club - Isogo library book salon ... 
   We read one book and talk about meeting, each reading of.
   Do you not enlarge the world of new book?
   If it is person who is interested in book club, anyone can participate.
   Book, please participate after finishing reading after offering respectively.    
     The 51st Friday, March 17 from 10:00 a.m. to 0:30 p.m.
            Text "Sagamihara case and hate crime"
                Nobuto Hosaka / work (Iwanami booklet)
     The 52nd Friday, April 21 from 10:00 a.m. to 0:30 p.m.
            Text "night and fog"
                Victor E Frankl / work (Misuzu Publishing)
    Guidance, please click this. (PDF440KB)      
     [administration: Makoto Umeda (NPO famous book seminar director), Makoto Uchiyama Shigeru (Isogo libraries book salon)]

     It is in participant reception desk now. (we accept over library counter or telephone.)

*Of 4 spring talk especially; meeting
   Under the theme of spring, we enjoy picture book and story.
   Participant has wonderful petit present. 

     Date and time Wednesday, March 22 [application unnecessary]
         <the first> 2:30 p.m. ... (object: 3 years old - first grader)
         <the second> 3:00 p.m. ... (object: primary schoolchild)

*5 "popup masterpiece wars! 2017"
   It is display of recommended book by student of Shiomidai Junior High School.
   Pleasant pop and obi introduce book.
     Period from Wednesday, March 22 to Wednesday, April 5
     Meeting place Isogo library lobby

adults enjoy; talk; meeting
   It is meeting enjoying old tale and the talk of creation with ear.

     Date and time afternoon of Sunday, April 9 from 1:30 to 3:00
     The target public
     Meeting place Isogo library meeting room
     20 capacity (first-come-first-served basis) 
         Application from Tuesday, March 14 9:30 a.m.,
         We accept over library counter or telephone.
             [meeting where, in the cooperation side, as for Mao, there is no]

*7 "new school terms, reading ndemiyokonna books"
   Libraries librarian age (for elementary school of old China 1.2 years for 3.4 years for 5.6 years more than junior high student) of child
   We display recommended book which we let you be similar and chose.
   Please find favorite one book
     Period from Wednesday, April 12 to Tuesday, May 9
     Meeting place Isogo library elementary school student floor, teens corner

*8 Isoppi Golden Week 2017
   "Let's fill tree of book in fruit"
   Please write one's favorite recommended book on paper of form of fruit.
   We project into section of book of child.

     Period from Thursday, April 20 to Wednesday, May 31
     Meeting place Isogo library elementary school student floor picture book corner

   Isogo Ward mascot character "Isoppi" comes over to Isogo library!
   Please come to meet.
     As for the time, it is undecided on Saturday, April 29 in schedule


Theme book corner of Isogo library this month


Librarian sets theme and loans with display introduction of recommended book every month.
Please drop in at theme book corner.

Theme of March of general corner
"We think about work, employment, way of working"
Theme of March of teens corner
"There is waza, and let's go!"
Theme of March of elementary school student corner

 Photograph of "we think about connections for work, employment, way of working"

Photograph of "we are crazy about fantasy"  Photograph of "haneopatapatatorinohon"

   (we increase when we click image)




We received donation of children's book from Yokohamachuo Lions Club.


Explanation that received donation of book from Yokohamachuo Lions Club Display photograph of presentation copy which we received from Yokohamachuo Lions Club Photograph of presentation copy which we received from Yokohamachuo Lions Club

    (list of books appears when we click image)        (we increase when we click image)




Large printed book corner moved.


Large printed book corner
From January 11, 2013
Rental counter is near,
The reading seat side of "C" bookshelf
ni moved.
Please use.

 (we increase when we click image)


We are looking for photograph of old Isogo


 Photograph which want to leave in history in libraries!

  Is photograph which shot scenery of Isogo of the Showa era in album at hand not stored?
 As for the shore, beach, streetcar of the time when we had fishing, development of Shiomidai, the landfill of factory zone,
 Document which understands the change of cityscape, the situation of community development, change of civic life.  

 If there is photograph which you can offer, please connect with Isogo library. 

Plum 1930 of Sugita

Yokohama municipal library homepage

 Than "memory of city Yokohama"   

 okamuraume.jpg Plum 2011 of Okamura

Isogo Ward government office homepage

 From "Isogo Ward Web photo studio"

The sea of present Isogo 


 What kind of scenery are old days?


One that can provide ... photograph is ...

After inquiry, bring photograph document to Isogo library on the telephone.
Document which had provide to search machine in Yokohama-shi libraries homepage, libraries
We use in exhibition, display of library.

  Photo exhibition "history photo album that we held in Isogo library in southern Yokohama" clicks this

  ★Yokohama municipal library digital archive "memory of city Yokohama"
   (we move to site in ← click)
    For website inner "memory of city Yokohama" of Yokohama municipal library from the collection of books of Yokohama municipal library
    We are released with historic valuable
printing type document, illustrated map, picture postcard, photograph as digital image.

*When I borrow photograph document, I return after digitization.
In addition, we save in library if you can donate.


Isogo, Yokohama-shi library 3-5-1, Isogo, Isogo-ku
tel 045-753-2864 fax 045-750-2528



Under bookshelf rearranging volunteer activity


  Under bookshelf rearranging volunteer activity

  Receive the training sequentially from March, 2012

Approximately 20 all of you who had are active

Sequentially bookshelf rearranging volunteer
We raise.
Person who is interested in activity of library
Anyone can participate.


[activity day]  It is inner for - opening time at 9:00 a.m.
Good day, time of nogo circumstances
[participation method] First classification of book
The start-up training of method to arrange
Please receive.
Contact Isogo library counter
Over or telephone.

Guidance handbill (we increase in click)



Report of event

Saturday, November 12, 2016
Mark river doctor of asteroid probe "falcon" talks! "We continued chasing dream!" and held o

 Mr. mark river lecture

In "hamaginkodomo space Hall of Science" in Isogo Ward directors,
Of Yasuhiro Matoba whom Toshiyuki Nishida played in movie "falcon /HAYABUSA"
We invite Mr. "professional reciter" of space activity that is model Yasunori Matogawa,
We held Isogo Ward book-reading activities promotion lecture in Isogo public hall.
[we displayed book in hall from Tuesday, November 1]

Laughter occasionally happens in witty style of reciting including "falcon" gleanings
It was pleasant story.
"Speech skill that is drawn" "to let intellectual curiosity boil"
"We listen to very interestingly. We enjoy the next opportunity"
We had impression of the toitta effect.


Tuesday, August 30, 2016
jiputanoonahashi society

We transform ourselves into fire fighter!
Story-telling of picture book
Picture book which plays an active part of fire engine
We read
Disaster prevention game
Fire fighter and disaster prevention game
We do
Pause is fixed
We are used to come
We had you help put on in turn
We plan collaboration with Isogo fire department in Isogo library
We performed "jiputanoohanashi party".

After having heard story-telling of picture book and story from fire fighter
We moved before car of fire department and we transformed ourselves into fire fighter and took photograph.

(image enlarges in click)
 As for the staff
The staff wore, too


Thursday, May 5, 2016
Character "Isoppi" of Isogo Ward visits!


 Isoppi of counter Isoppi which is embraced

In Children's Day during the Isoppi Golden Week
"Isoppi" which came over while being welcomed by children.
Hair ornament of this year is cosmos. We have Umeno hair ornament and two.
We rent book, and we are tickled by children and.
From children regretting parting "come next year. Saying we do not forget till then
While we held and were arrived, we left.
He/she comes, and thank you for "Isoppi". Come again next year.



★As for the report of past event, please see "page of event report". (we move in click)



Usage guidance


About opening time and closed days

  ■Opening time
    From Tuesday to Friday: From 9:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
    Saturday, Sunday Sunday and Monday Sunday/Holiday (holiday) day: From 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    The year-end and New Year holidays
      December 28: From 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
       January 4: From the midday to 5:00 p.m. 

  ■Closed days
    Facility check day (once a month)
    Electric equipment check day of general Government building
    The year-end and New Year holidays (from December 29 to January 3)
    Book special rearranging day 

  ※As for the list of scheduled opening date, please see library calendar


About information for use

 Please see page of information for use about registration, rental. 



Talk; information for meeting


Talk about precedent of Isogo libraries; meeting from principle, every month second fourth afternoon of Wednesday 3:30,
We go targeting at children listening to story alone.
It may vary according to month. Specifically, please see the following. 

Talk about precedent; schedule of meeting 

In addition, to talk about precedent, and to participate in meeting alone; toward slightly small child and protector
Intended; "enjoy in parent and child, talk, and perform meeting" every month on second Thursday.
(object: 2.3 years old child and protector, first-come-first-served basis on that day 
 ※Please talk about participation hope of child younger than two years)
Specifically, please see the following.

Enjoy in parent and child; talk; schedule of meeting 



Facility summary


In Isogo library, basement of Isogo Ward synthesis Government building is on the first floor.
It can fall straight at entrance of library with escalator from the first floor.
We see green of shrubbery from window even if we say basement, and bright light is included.
We wait for coming of all of you. 

・As of 155,148 (beat 44,871 children's books) number of the collection of books * H28 .3.31
・Ten search machines for user (as for two of them for elementary school student)
・Reading seat
 At corner of general book 32 seats (eight seats of them member of society seat)
 It is 20 seats in corner of children's book



Characteristic of Isogo library


There is writer corner of native district

There is section where we collected writing such as writer, Sakae Saito and Koji Nakano, Toru Terada related to Isogo Ward.
In addition, we receive book of resident one in ward by donation.


Body and ill information first-aid kit
There is healthy information corner medical care

We do not understand explanation of illness. We want to know one's body more. It is helpful corner in such a case.

 Body and ill information first-aid kit (PDF 495KB)    


There is "first picture book" corner

Mainly on picture book published in "picture book to enjoy in holding in the arm on knee" which we published library information to be helpful toward list of introduction and picture books, the protector for children's song for 0-3 years old children in, we gather picture books for babies to one place and loan. It is popular with child and people who are going to enjoy picture book for the first time. 

In addition, librarian of Isogo libraries does introduction of picture book and children's song by medical examination for four months; "speak Isogo Ward, and perform open space", and distribute "picture book to enjoy in holding in the arm to knee".

"It shows that we begin", and there is corner

It is corner of book which child of second grader understands from first grader who has begun to read book by oneself happily. Mainly on storybook written in large character, we collect scientific picture books.   


There are "story-telling information bulletin board" and "picture book corner suitable for story-telling"

"What kind of book should we choose?" "I should do what to have children enjoy" In response to such a question, we tell about state of activity of everybody, and information from library sends, too. Please inflect.
At "picture book corner suitable for story-telling," we gathered picture books which turned in picture book, the upper grades of picture book, old tale picture book, science of story mainly on classic picture book which talked, and pleased children by program of meeting of library. When was at a loss; at first is one book! Please choose among this bookshelf.

Bulletin board Story-telling information bulletin board
We increase in click.



There is seat to be able to use PC for

There are four seats of seats to be able to use PC which we brought for (there is power supply).
Wireless LAN of FREESPOT meeting method is available (registration is necessary). 


There is PC that the Internet is usable

There are two PCs which Internet reading for investigation can play. "bunzo 2 visual is available, too".
As for one, application is necessary for the use of 30 minutes once at counter per person.
Internet search within ten minutes can use one and we propose and do not enter anymore.
There is PC for dictionary dictionary of CD-ROM including 12 Japanese dictionaries elsewhere. 


There is reuse library

We install reuse library to be able to bring book which became unnecessary into under Isogo Ward government office and the cosponsorship.
If there is book you like, you can take to go freely.   


There is teens corner

There is corner where we collected books such as novel and hobby, recruit announcement for teenage everybodies mainly.
Let alone junior and senior high school students, there is the use of wide layer. 

 →Isogo library teens page  

We display magazine which is highly concerned with teenage everybody at teens corner.

Please use.



*Telephone book possesses thing of Kanto district and Shizuoka.
*We possess compact edition of the Yomiuri Shimbun from thing of 1987.
 As there is old thing in library, please refer to counter.