For Waseda users only
It is possible to submit requests for various library services online.
Please confirm the following procedures before sending a request.
The following services are available through WINE (Waseda University Library Catalog)
View Your Record
Confirmation of status of books you are currently borrowing and placing on hold, as well as renewal of borrowing periods can be done online.
＞WINE : View Your Record
How to Renew the Due Date
Borrowing periods for library materials can be renewed using the “View Your Record” function. Borrowing periods can be extended only twice between five days prior to the due date and the due date. Please note that materials cannot be renewed if the materials are placed on hold by other users or user’s library privileges have been suspended
How to Place a Hold
Library materials can be placed on hold through WINE. This is limited to books that are currently checked out and/or on hold. To reserve library materials, please click the “Request” button on WINE and follow the instructions on the screen.
This service is available to Waseda University Student, Full-time Faculty and Staff, Part-time Lecturer and those who can access to the Form.
For those who are not applicable for the status above, please ask to the reference desk.
- Online References
Reference service is available to assist with finding all types of information and research needs. Answers will be sent by email.
- Letter of Introduction
In case that books and other materials are not owned by Waseda University Library, users can visit other university libraries or research institute libraries with a letter of introduction. Eligible user can request it.
＞Using non-Waseda Libraries
- Interlibrary Loans (ILL)
Requests can be submitted for books and materials, as well as copies of journals from Waseda Libraries and non-Waseda libraries.
- Purchase Requests
Waseda University Library accepts requests to purchase books not available at Waseda University Libraries.
- Books in “PROCESS”
Requests can be made to use books that have shown up “PROCESS” in WINE.
How to Request
1．Please log in to MyWaseda.
2．Please click “Research (or Tasks)” on the top of the screen and “Library online request” on the right side.
3．After clicking “Library Online Request”, application form is shown. Please select your status at Waseda University from pull-down menu. For students, your grade is required. Please select the service you need in the pull-down menu of “Select your inquiry”, and go “Next”.
4．After reading a notice for filling out the form, please follow instructions and select menus.