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10 historical documents held by the Kyoto University Museum, including a letter by Hideyoshi Toyotomi, have been newly released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10 historical documents held by the Kyoto University Museum, including letters by Hideyoshi Toyotomi and Hidetada Tokugawa as well as the portrait of Mitsunaga Ogasawara, have been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595 Nichizo-bon (unpublished) of Zokyo Shoin Collection have been newly digitized and released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in Kyoto, Zokyo Shoin and is categorized in four sections: “Zokyo Shoin-bon”, “Nichizo-bon (published)”, “Nichizo-bon (unpublished)” and “Shinshu-bon”. Among these, 595 items from “Nichizo-bon (unpublished)” have been newly digitized and released.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.

121 titles incl. "Genji monogatari" (Saga-bon) newly released

2019-03-01
The total of 121 titles - 33 titles held by the Main Library, including "Genji monogatari" (Saga-bon), and 88 titles held by the branch and departmental libraries are now newly released. As of March 1, 2019, Kyoto University Rare Materials Digital Archive has 1,121,569 images of 12,913 titles.

1,443 titles including "Korean Metal/Stone Rubbings Collection" and others newly available

2019-01-29
The digital images newly released this time include 219 titles of "Korean Metal/Stone Rubbings Collection", 850 manuscripts from "Kawai Collection", 356 titles of "Modern Educational Wallcharts". Other than these, transcriptions and explanations are added to "Meiji Restoration Collection" and Nara Ehon Collection. As of January 29, 2018, 1,071,087 images of 12,793 titles are available in Kyoto University Rare Materials Digital Archive.

265 titles of Tanimura Collection linked to NIJL's Collectors' Seal Database

2019-01-29
Two hundred sixty-five titles of Tanimura Collection have been linked to NIJL's Collectors' Seal Database.

Digital images of the Graduate School of Science freely reusable

2019-01-29
Digital images of the materials held by the libraries of the Graduate School of Science, Kyoto University, publicized on the Internet are now freely reusable.

Kyoto University Rare Materials Digital Archive has topped 1,000,000 images!

2018-12-12
938 new items have been released: 477 writings by royalists from "Collage on Folding Screens, Meiji Restoration Collection", and 461 Korean rare books from "Kawai Collection" and others digitized in collaboration with Korea University.
As of December 12, 2018, Kyoto University Rare Materials Digital Archive has 1,047,928 images of 11,350 titles, surpassing the one million mark.

49 books held by the Main Library and the Graduate School of Science have been newly released

2018-11-13
49 books held by the Main Library and the Graduate School of Science have been newly released.
996,520 images of 10,426 titles in total are available in Kyoto University Rare Materials Digital Archive as of November 13, 2018.