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Library Hours on the Approach of Typhoons and Storms 

In case that a storm warning or an emergency warning is issued or public transportation is suspended, the library hours will be rescheduled as follows.

Issuance of Storm Warning / Emergency Warning

  • If a storm warning or an emergency warning is issued for any of the municipalities in the following areas classified Area 1/Area 2 by Japan Meteorological Agency, the Library will be closed.
Area 1Kyoto NambuOsaka-fu
Area 2Kyoto-Kameoka
Nantan-Kyotamba
Yamashiro Chubu
Yamashiro Nambu
Osaka-shi
Kita-Osaka
Tobu Osaka
Minami-Kawachi
Senshu
*The emergency warning : regardless of the type.
*After the cancellation of the warnings, the Library will be open depending on the time of the cancellation of the
 warnings as listed below.

【Monday-Friday】
Time of Cancellation of the WarningLibrary Hours
By 6:30 a.m.As usual
From 6:31 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.Open in 90 minutes after the cancellation of the warnings
*Not open earlier than usual
After 2:31 p.m.Closed all day
*If the warning is issued during usual library hours, the Library will be closed immediately.

【Saturday (Semester Period) 】
Time of Cancellation of the WarningLibrary Hours
By 6:30 a.m.As usual
After 6:31 a.m.Open in 90 minutes after the cancellation of the warnings
*Not open earlier than usual
After 12:31 p.m.Learned Memorial Library (Kyotanabe) is closed all day
After 2:31 p.m.Imadegawa Library is closed all day
*If the warning is issued during usual library hours, the Library will be closed immediately.

【Saturday (Non-Semester Period)・Sunday 】
Time of Cancellation of the WarningLibrary Hours
By 6:30 a.m.As usual
From 6:31 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.Open in 90 minutes after the cancellation of the warnings
*Not open earlier than usual
After 12:31 p.m.Closed all day
*If the warning is issued during usual library hours, the Library will be closed immediately.

Suspension of Public Transportation

  • The Library will be closed when any of the following suspensions of train service occur.
  • In case of temporary interruptions of the following train service due to an accident, the Library will be open as usual.

≪ Imadegawa Library≫

a) In the case of the suspension of both Kyoto City bus and subway at the same time in the whole area
b) In the case of the suspension of two or more lines out of the following lines at the same time (in whole or in part)
・Between Kawaramachi Station and Umeda Station in Hankyu Line
・Between Demachiyanagi Station and Yodoyabashi Station in Keihan Line
・Between Kyoto Station and Yamato-saidaiji Station in Kintetsu Line
・Between Yamato-saidaiji Station and Namba Station in Kintetsu Line
・Between Kobe Station and Maibara Station in JR Line

≪Learned Memorial Library (Kyotanabe Campus) ≫

a) In the case of the suspension of both Kyoto City bus and subway at the same time in the whole area
b) In the case of the suspension of two or more lines out of the following lines at the same time (in whole or in part)
・Between Kawaramachi Station and Umeda Station in Hankyu Line
・Between Demachiyanagi Station and Yodoyabashi Station in Keihan Line
・Between Kyoto Station and Yamato-saidaiji Station in Kintetsu Line
・Between Yamato-saidaiji Station and Namba Station in Kintetsu Line
・Between Kobe Station and Maibara Station in JR Line
・Between Kizu Station and Kyobashi Station in JR Line
c) In the case of the suspension of the Kintetsu Line (between Kyoto Station and Yamato-saidaiji Station) at the    
 same time in the whole area

*After re-opening the train service, the Library will be open depending on the time of re-opening the train service as  
 listed below.

【Monday-Friday】
Time of Re-opening the Train ServiceLibrary Hours
By 6:30 a.m.As usual
From 6:31 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.Open in 90 minutes after the re-opening the train service
*Not open earlier than usual
After 2:31 p.m.Closed all day

【Saturday (Semester Period) 】
Time of Re-opening the Train ServiceLibrary Hours
By 6:30 a.m.As usual
After 6:31 a.m.Open in 90 minutes after the re-opening the train service
*Not open earlier than usual
After 12:31 p.m.Learned Memorial Library (Kyotanabe) is closed all day
After 2:31 p.m.Imadegawa Library is closed all day

【Saturday (Non-Semester Period)・Sunday 】
Time of Re-opening the Train ServiceLibrary Hours
By 6:30 a.m.As usual
From 6:31 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.Open in 90 minutes after the re-opening the train service
*Not open earlier than usual
After 12:31 p.m.Closed all day