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Book rental facility map in ward Kohoku Ward convenience book Book which knows the history of Kohoku Kohoku old tale picture-story show Request of book donation

★News of July 28, 2018 recitation cancellation★
"Recitation for adult" which was scheduled to be held on July 28 was called off with approach of typhoon 12.
On the next time, we hold on Saturday, August 25.

Inquiry of the child adventure 2018 "making of brief device picture book" becomes Kohoku Ward government office Regional Promotion Division. For more information:

Latest information TOPICS

We published news of "Hiyoshidai dugout panel exhibition and lecture" on August 2, 2018
We placed Kohoku oldness and information of picture screening society (from July to September holding) on August 2, 2018.
We published news of "library sputum weariness" on July 4, 2018
"We talked for adult and published news of meeting" June 29, 2018
We placed information of recitation (July 14 holding) on June 23, 2018.
We placed information of recitation (June 23 holding) on June 23, 2018.

 News INFORMATION from Kohoku library

※ As for the past news, please see this.
※ News from Yokohama City Library look at City Library top page.

Panel display "Hiyoshidai dugout" 

During the Pacific War, the old navy combined fleet headquarters was put in Keio University Hiyoshi campus, and order was sent to front.
Order of special attack unit and the Battle of Okinawa was given from here, too.
We introduce state of the dugout.

■Panel display■

Period From Sunday, July 29, 2018 to Sunday, August 26
 ※Monday, August 20 closed days, Sunday, August 26 until 4:00 p.m.
Venue: The first floor of Kohoku library "information corner of Kohoku town"

■Mini-lecture of display■
Member of meeting of Hiyoshidai dugout preservation,
We comment on panel photograph at any time.
The date and time: Sunday, August 12, 26th (Sun) 
All are from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00
Application is unnecessary.
Hiyoshidai dugout lecture flyer

Hiyoshidai dugout lecture 

■Date and time Sunday, August 5, 2018
     From 10:00 a.m. to the midday
■The second floor of venue Kohoku library meeting room A
■The target public
■30 capacity (prior application, first-come-first-served basis)
■It is lecture about dugout by meeting of contents Hiyoshidai dugout preservation

☆We accept over visit, telephone from 9:30 on Thursday, July 20 and start
Hiyoshidai dugout lecture flyer

Library sputum weariness 

This acceptance was finished.

We let only person of library and observe "place" and can experience work of counter, too. To primary schoolchildren, the back of the back of Kohoku library, it is tankenshitemimasho!
■Date and time Tuesday, July 31, 2018 elementary school 1.2 years student
        Thursday, August 2 elementary school 3-6 years student
    Both are from 10:00 a.m. to the midday
■The second floor of meeting place Kohoku library meeting room A
■Each 15 capacity times (prior application, first-come-first-served basis)
■We observe the backside of contents library and we experience work and can do it.

☆We accept over visit, telephone from 9:30 on Thursday, July 19 and start
Library sputum weariness flyer

For ... sutoriteringu - adult talk; meeting

This event was finished.

sutoriteringu is to learn old tale, children's story, and to talk.
"Talk of one soil, and Kohoku library sends story in meetings"; is active; "speak Kohoku, and fair" holds fair that there is no that adult can enjoy.

■Date and time Tuesday, July 10, 2018
    From 1:30 p.m. to 3:00
■The second floor of venue Kohoku library meeting room A
■The target public
■The contents Michael Ende product "company of oferia and shadow"
     African old tale "heart and mustache"
     Japanese old tale "rice field in chest" others
■50 capacity (first-come-first-served basis)
※Application is not necessary. On the day come to venue directly.

■Talk about sponsorship Kohoku; meeting
■Cooperation Kohoku library

For adult talk; meeting


Kohoku Ward book-reading activities promotion target

"The regulations about promotion of book-reading activities of Yokohama citizen"
And based on "Yokohama citizen book-reading activity promotion plan,"
To plan promotion of book-reading activities depending on regionality of ward,
In this year "Kohoku Ward book-reading activities promotion target"
We devised.
In Kohoku Ward, put up ward based on this aim
We promote book-reading activities.
Kohoku Ward book-reading activities promotion target
Kohoku Ward book-reading activities promotion target
Brochure (PDF)


We began "digitization document transmission service of Diet library for libraries"!

One which is available by this service for Diet library digital collection
Going out of print that we digitized among collected documents in Diet library
It is reading, copying more than 1,300,000 points of documents which it is hard to obtain.
It is copied reading of document with PC in hall in Kohoku library from June 10
We started service.

In addition, online article database which we offer than before in hall
"bunzo II visual comes by reading, copying in the same way, too".

Use apply for library window.

Diet library digital collection top page
About digitization document transmission service for libraries
About bunzo II visual



We introduced public wireless LAN

We introduced public wireless LAN (Freespot).
PCs including durability on the Internet
We tie and are available.
Use place is reading place on the second floor.
There are 12 seats of seats which is available to power supplies.

About detailed service contents and setting
Please see Freespot meeting homepage.



Library information system became new

January, 2013, library information system became new.
With system shift, URL of online catalog page was changed.
New URL is this.

[please be careful]
With shift to new system, password until December, 2012 is not available. 

From online catalog page, please reset password.

E-mail address does not need re-registration.

As for "the common question about Internet reservation, reservation communication email," please see this (Yokohama City Library homepage).


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.
December 28: From 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Closed days
Facility check day (once a month)
The year-end and New Year holidays (from December 29 to January 3)
Special rearranging day


List of scheduled opening date

Library calendar

Please see this.

About information for use

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


Kohoku Ward document

Book which knows the history of Kohoku

 Time passed after Kohoku Ward was born in 1939 (Showa 14), and year of knot which reached the constituency system 70th anniversary passed. From document possessing document becoming clue knowing the history of ward in Kohoku library, we introduce mainly on thing gathered up clearly.

Book which knows the history of Kohoku

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