54 Zokyo Shoin-bon and 20 Nichizo-bon (unpublished) of Zokyo Shoin Collection have been newly digitized and released

2019-11-20
Zokyo Shoin Collection consists of Buddhist sutras and books collected from the archives of temples by a publisher in Kyoto, Zokyo Shoin and is categorized in four sections: “Zokyo Shoin-bon”, “Nichizo-bon (published)”, “Nichizo-bon (unpublished)” and “Shinshu-bon”. Among these, 54 items from “Zokyo Shoin-bon” and 20 “Nichizo-bon (unpublished)” have been newly digitized and released. As of November 20, 2019, Kyoto University Rare Materials Digital Archive provides 1,290,729 images of 14,328 titles.

92 items from Shimada Bankon's Shugendo Collection "Shimada Collection" newly released

2019-11-20
Ninety-two items from Shimada Bankon's Shugendo Collection "Shimada Collection" have been newly digitized and released.

"Nijo gojochu ezu" appears in the Official Guidebook of Nijo Castle

2019-11-06
Nijo gojochu ezu of Nakai Collection the Main Library holds appears in World Heritage Nijo Castle Official Guidebook (in Japanese) published on October 25, 2019.

A new collection "Mathematics in Classics (Dep. Math.)" newly released

2019-10-30
A new collection "Mathematics in Classics (Dep. Math.)" of 592 books has been released. This collection consists of books on Wasan, or Japanese mathematics, including astronomy, Chinese classics, as well as Western mathematics held by the Department of Mathematics, Mathematics Library, Graduate School of Science, Kyoto University. The digital archive provides 1,262,613 images of 14,162 titles as of October 30, 2019.

『東文選』『續東文選』『日用冊』 from Kawai Collection released

2019-07-30
Forty-nine items from Kawai Collection digitized under the joint project by the Main Library and the Institute for Research in Humanities, Kyoto University and RIKS, Korea University have been released. The digital archive provides 1,164,364 images of 13,575 titles as of July 30, 2019.

Important Cultural Property "Dainihonshi hensan kiroku" (G.S. Letters) newly released

2019-07-01
The Graduate School of Letters of Kyoto University and the Kyoto University Museum have been carrying out the restoration and digitization of an important cultural property Dainihonshi hensan kiroku held by the Graduate School of Letters since academic year 2018. Two hundred and six new images of the restored material are now available in Kyoto University Rare Materials Digital Archive.

Main Library's materials including "Portrait of Hakuseki Arai" newly released

2019-06-06
Three new materials including "portrait of Hakuseki Arai" and Korean classics are now available. Detailed description about the items are also added to more than 7,000 records. As of June 6, 2019, the Digital Archive provides 1,158,869 images of 13,525 titles.

Illustrated plans regarding the accessions of the Emperors from Nakai Collection newly digitized and released

2019-03-29
Four illustrated plans regarding the accessions of the Emperors from "Gishiki-nobu", Nakai Collection held by Kyoto University Main Library have been digitized and become available in Kyoto University Rare Materials Digital Archive. As of March 29, 2019, Kyoto University Rare Materials Digital Archive has 1,157,922 images of 13,522 titles.

10 historical documents held by the Kyoto University Museum, including a letter by Hideyoshi Toyotomi, have been newly released

2019-03-27
10 historical documents held by the Kyoto University Museum, including letters by Hideyoshi Toyotomi and Hidetada Tokugawa as well as the portrait of Mitsunaga Ogasawara, have been newly released.
As of March 27, 2019, Kyoto University Rare Materials Digital Archive provides 1,157,908 images of 13,518 titles.

595 Nichizo-bon (unpublished) of Zokyo Shoin Collection have been newly digitized and released

2019-03-27
Zokyo Shoin Collection consists of Buddhist sutras and books collected from the archives of temples by a publisher in Kyoto, Zokyo Shoin and is categorized in four sections: “Zokyo Shoin-bon”, “Nichizo-bon (published)”, “Nichizo-bon (unpublished)” and “Shinshu-bon”. Among these, 595 items from “Nichizo-bon (unpublished)” have been newly digitized and released.
As of March 27, 2019, Kyoto University Rare Materials Digital Archive provides 1,157,908 images of 13,518 titles.