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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 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

The lecture ancestors investigation was interesting and placed the second information on October 13, 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.
We placed information of "map of local Kohoku that underwent a complete change" exhibition on September 7, 2018.
We placed information on "recitation for adult" (September 22, October 27) on September 7, 2018.
We placed information on "room of reading" (September 8, November 10) on September 7, 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.

Lecture "the ancestors investigation is interesting second"

      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

"Map of area Kohoku undergoing a complete change" exhibition  

It is panel exhibition comprised of "maps" which Okura moral culture research institute possesses.
We can follow change of Kohoku area.
We put documents of library together, and you can see.

■Panel display■

Period From Friday, September 7, 2018 to Wednesday, October 24
 ※Tuesday, September 18, Tuesday, October 9 is closed day

Venue: The first floor of Kohoku library
      "Information corner of Kohoku town"

Map exhibition flyer of area Kohoku undergoing a complete change

Panel display "Hiyoshidai dugout" 

[this event was finished]

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 

[this event was finished]
■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


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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