Nichibunken affiliates with Nichibunken copy cards can use the
copiers. Please use the overhead scanner to copy oversized and fragile books.
>> "Facilities &
Document Copying and Digitizing Services for Special Needs
To better serve persons with print disabilities (visual or other impairments),
Nichibunken will provide enlarged reproduction on paper upon request. We also provide
digitalized versions of printed documents (text data or PDF).
These services are provided for Nichibunken Library registered users who have difficulty
(including temporary disabilities, due to advanced age, etc.) reading the documents
needed for their research.
The services are of the four types listed below
(1) Enlargement printing: From digital data to paper (allow about 1 to 2 weeks)
(2) Enlargement PDF file: From paper to digital data (allow about 1 to 2 weeks)
(3) OCR data (not proofread for accuracy): Paper to digital data (about 1 to 2
(4) OCR data (proofread text data): Paper to digital data (this is costly and take time;
please consult the staff)
These services are subject to Article 37, paragraph 3 of the Japanese Copyright Law and
the "guidelines on reproduction of works as library services for handicapped people
based on paragraph 3 of Article 37 of the Copyright Law." For further details, please
contact us at the address below.
International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Library Services Unit (Shiryo Riyo Kakari)
3-2 Goryo-Oeyamacho, Nishikyo-ku, Kyoto 610-1192 JAPAN
E-mail: riyou*nichibun.ac.jp (Please replace * with @)