Service Divisions

Library

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Head/Prof.  Naoya MASAHASHI    
Prof. Eiji AKIYAMA Assist. Prof. Momoko DEURA
Assoc. Prof. Kentaro NOMURA Assist. Prof. Shigeyuki KUBOYA
Assoc. Prof. Susumu IMASHUKU Assist. Prof. Wataru KOSAKA
Assist. Prof. Takayuki HARADA Assist. Prof. Jun NOZAWA
Assist. Prof. Kensuke SUZUKI Assist. Prof. Toyoto SATO

Supporting valuable services for Library

IMR Library holds of over eighty thousand books and about 1.4 thousand periodical publications related to materials science. Among them, a wealth of printed and manuscript materials from the end of 19th century collected by Prof. Kotaro Honda, the founder of IMR, are included. All members of IMR and visitors from other universities and/or institutes are welcome to use the Library, and available service are provided by fi ve Librarians of IMR.

◆ Main tasks ◆
1. Managing, referring to and lending the library materials and providing
reading and copying facilities.
2. Providing books and serials, including order, accession, payments,
and registration.
3. Collecting handbooks (Diagrams, ASTM, JIS, etc.)
4. Providing e-journals and e-books.
5. Offering electronic data retrieval.
① Citation databases: Web of Science, Scopus, SciFinder, CiNii, etc.
② Material databases: ICDD Cards, ICSD, Pearson’s Crystal Data, Alloy Phase Diagrams, Pauling File, International Tables, etc.
③ Other tools: Newspapers, Chronological Scientific Tables, etc.

◆Books & Journals (2015.3.31)
Total volume : 84,109 (Japanese : 19,577, Foreign : 64,532)
Serial titles : 1,487 (Japanese : 451, Foreign : 1,036)
E-journal titles in Tohoku Univ. : 13,971 (Japanese : 575, Foreign : 13,396)

Library circulation counter

Library circulation counter

Orientation for new users

Orientation for new users

Reading room

Reading room

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