Talk; meeting Recitation Kohoku oldness and picture screening society Kohoku Ward book-reading activities promotion target Kohoku library character
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 closed days]
For facility check of library, we are closed as follows.

Closed days Monday, December 17 of December
Closed days Tuesday, January 15 of January

※Put back book, magazine which you borrowed to book return box.

Note: Other than the above, we are closed for the year-end and New Year holidays.


[news of the year-end and New Year holidays, temporary closing]
※For more details, please see this.

Apparatus of library system is closed for replacing as follows.

From Friday, December 28 to Friday, January 4.

On Thursday, December 27, we are opened until 7:00 p.m.

※We cannot use book return box during the next period.
From Friday, December 28 5:00 p.m. to Friday, January 4 9:00 a.m.

Latest information TOPICS

"We talked for adult and placed information of meeting" December 1, 2018.
We placed information of "the inheritance, will seminar that judicial scrivener talked" about on November 15, 2018.
We placed information of "reading Festival stamp rally" on November 1, 2018.
We placed information of "reading marathon" on October 31, 2018.
We placed information of "recitation for adult" (we take a rest in November 24, December) on October 30, 2018.
We placed Kohoku oldness and information of picture screening society (we take a rest in holding, December for from October to November) on October 3, 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.
※ We issued "encounter map with Kohoku Ward book" - Kohoku Ward book rental facility, reading facility - in November, 2018. We distribute in libraries.

Two talk ... sutoriteringu
For adult talk; meeting

sutoriteringu is to learn old tale, children's story, and to talk.
Talk, and Kohoku is meeting, of soil mainly best among Kohoku libraries for children speak, and, by fair, send story.
For adult that invite Masako Hayakawa (member of totsukaohanashino society) and Kazuko Endo (member of totsukaohanashino society talks kugeru member) this time talk, and is meeting.

■Date and time Tuesday, January 22, 2019
    From 10:30 a.m. to 12:00
■The second floor of venue Kohoku library meeting room A
■The target public
■Contents "Gini and magician"
             Old tale of Indian
          "Chicken sashimi shinouta"
             Toshio Iwamoto sentence
          "Youth who did not know story"
             Irish old tale, etc.
■50 capacity (prior application system, first-come-first-served basis)
■Application Tuesday, January 8 9:30 a.m. ...
    Kohoku library window
    Or we accept over telephone (045-421-1211)
■Talk about sponsorship Kohoku; meeting ■Cooperation Kohoku library
For adult talk; meeting

Judicial scrivener talks
The inheritance, will seminar

Judicial scrivener comments on the inheritance, will clearly.

■Date and time Wednesday, December 5, 2018 
              From 2:00 p.m. to 3:30
■The second floor of venue Kohoku library meeting room A
■35 capacity (first-come-first-served basis)
■Lecturer Hiroyuki Tokoro (Kanagawa judicial scrivener society Yokohama north Branch)
■From application Thursday, November 15 9:30 a.m.
        Kohoku library window or
    We accept over telephone (045-421-1211)
■Sponsorship Kanagawa judicial scrivener society Yokohama north Branch, Kohoku library
Judicial scrivener seminar flyer

Reading Festival stamp rally

We hold stamp rally going around reading related facility, bookstore in Kohoku library, ward.
※We tell even about Kohoku Ward government office HP.

■Period from Thursday, November 1, 2018 to Friday, November 30
    ※Premium exchange until Friday, December 14

■Participation method
During period, we distribute stamp card in following participation facility.
Stamp is one of one, facility and the bookstores in Kohoku library; two (combination freedom)
We can gather.
Three are Kohoku library, Hiyoshi district center, castle volost Kozukue district centers when they gather
We present clear file!
※Stamp card, premium become the end as soon as they disappear. Thank you for your understanding.

■Stamp rally participation facility
 ※Handing over of premium
  It becomes only Kohoku library, Hiyoshi district center, the castle volost Kozukue district center.

[City Library] Kohoku library
[facility in ward] Hiyoshi district center, Shimoda Elementary School community school, Tsunashima district center, Morooka community house, general rules junior high school community house, Shinohara district center, Nitta district center, castle town Kozukue district center, Hiyoshidai junior high school community school, Kikuna community house, area disaster prevention facility Tsurumi River basin center library, library attached to Okura moral culture research institute
[town library in ward] Child care support base doroppu, doroppu satellite, Kohoku Ward inhabitant of a ward activity support center
[bookstore in ward]
Tenichi Publishing (Hiyoshi shop, Tsunashima shop, Okurayama store), Yurindo (toressa Yokohama store), Sanseido Bookstore (Shin-Yokohama store), green bookshop, Ishido Bookstore

■Sponsorship Kohoku Ward government office, Kohoku library
Kohoku Ward government office Regional Promotion Division Lifelong Learning Support Section 045-540-2240
Kohoku library 045-421-1211
Stamp rally flyer

Reading marathon

Participant each brings own favorite work, sentence and reads aloud in sequence and is fair to enjoy together.
One that reading beginner only listens to is welcome.

■Date and time Sunday, December 2, 2018 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00
■The second floor of venue Kohoku library meeting room A

[one that we want to read aloud] ※We closed offer
■18 capacity (first-come-first-served basis)
■Application from Thursday, November 1 to Thursday, November 15
        Kohoku library window or
    We accept over telephone (045-421-1211)
In the case of application, please let know next.
Full name, phone number, reading work name, author name,
The approximate reading time required (one less than eight minutes)

[person wanting to listen to reading] Application is not necessary.
On the day come to venue directly.

■Sponsorship Kohoku library, reading group NEXUS (nexus)
"Reading marathon" flyer

Lecture "the ancestors investigation is interesting second"

    [this event was finished] 
  Story of Senzo's way of checking and surname that was unknown to history

■Date and time Sunday, November 11, 2018
            From 2:00 p.m. to 4:00
■The second floor of venue Kohoku library meeting room A
■The target public
■Method and fun of contents, the ancestors investigation
            ・For surname of hiding Christian and visit person
               Divided by pine is episode a little bit
            ・Questions and answers
■Lecturer Hiroyasu Tobe PH.D, Agriculture
Application method (first-come-first-served basis, 30 capacity)
  ☆From Tuesday, October 16 9:30 a.m.
      We accept over visit, telephone and start
The second flyer that the ancestors investigation is interesting

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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