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Amabie received the "2021 52nd Seiun Award"!

2021-10-08
"Amabie, the Youkai of the Epidemic Dispersal" won the 52nd Seiun Award Free Category. On behalf of Amabie, the Kyoto University Main Library, which holds the image of Amabie (“肥後国海中の怪”), received the Seiun Award certificate and supplementary prize.

KULINE RareBooks Search Renewal

2021-09-15
KULINE RareBooks Search has been renewed. Interface was entirely re-design, and “Pick-up” information was newly added.

Important Cultural Property "Dainihonshi hensan kiroku" vol.11-14 (G.S. Letters) newly released

2021-06-25
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 fifteen images of the restored volumes 11-14 are now available in Kyoto University Rare Materials Digital Archive. As of June 25, 2021, the Digital Archive provides 1,663,322 images of 20,564 titles.