21 materials on natural history owned by the Biological Science Library, Faculty of Science have been released

2020-10-09
Twenty one materials on natural history owned by the Biological Science Library, the Faculty of Science have been released. These are rare materials that cannot be found elsewhere, including fine botanical illustrations and manuscript research records. As of October 9, 2020, the Digital Archive provides 1,372,575 images of 17,663 titles.

Two rare materials belonging to the Graduate School of Letters have been digitized and released

2020-10-01
Two rare materials belonging to the Graduate School of Letters have been digitized and released in the Digital Archive: Da ming sheng tu (大明省圖) and Shuo wen jie zi xi zhuan (説文解字繋傳 40卷). As of October 1, 2020, the Digital Archive provides 1,365,858 images of 17,642 titles.

When reusing the image of Amabie...

2020-07-13
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KULINE's and Kyoto University Rare Materials Digital Archive's metadata now searchable through NDL Search

2020-07-06
Starting July 6, KULINE's and Kyoto University Rare Materials Digital Archive's metadata are searchable through NDL Search, which search result directly brings you to the Digital Archive site to see our images.

Map and drawing owned by the Kyoto University Museum have been released

2020-06-17
Digital images of a map and a drawing owned by the Kyoto University Museum have been released in Kyoto University Rare Materials Digital Archive. As of June 17, 2020, the Digital Archive provides 1,365,123 images of 17,640 titles.

Joint Project Between Kyoto University And Princeton University On Japanese Documents Owned By The Kyoto University Museum Started

2020-05-14
Kyoto University and Princeton University initiated a joint project in March 2020 in order to deepen the knowledge and awareness of Japanese history and culture throughout the world. The first collection under the project, Tannowa Document, is now available in Kyoto University Rare Materials Digital Archive.

Important Cultural Property "Dainihonshi hensan kiroku" vol.6-10, 21-50 (G.S. Letters) newly released

2020-03-27
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. One thousand five hundred six images of the restored volumes 6-10, 21-50 are now available in Kyoto University Rare Materials Digital Archive. As of March 27, 2020, the Digital Archive provides 1,365,106 images of 17,638 titles.

Main Library’s 289 items from Nakanoin Collection and Konoe Collection have been released

2020-03-19
A total of 289 items – 278 items from Nakanoin Collection and 11 items from Konoe Collection held by the Main Library – have been newly digitized and released. Kyoto University Rare Materials Digital Archive provides 1,363,600 images of 17,638 titles as of March 19, 2020.

1848 items of “Asia depicted on Postcards” donated to the Main Library have been released

2020-03-19
1848 items of “Asia depicted on Postcards” donated to the Main Library have been released.

1,067 items from Nakai Collection's Kinri-no-bu newly released

2020-02-21
One thousand sixty-seven items from Nakai Collection's Kinri-no-bu have been newly digitized and released. As of February 21, 2020, Digital Archive provides 1,342,116 images of 15,448 titles.