News

Change in Library Hours Due to Typhoon

2017.08.07
Typhoon is approaching the area.
In the event that a storm warning or an emergency warning is issued
or public transportation is suspended,
the library operation hours will be rescheduled as listed below.

≪Closing≫

The library will close when either of the following events occurs:
(1) A storm warning is issued for one of the following areas
Kinugasa Campus and Suzaku Campus: the city of Kyoto or the Kyoto and Kameoka district
Biwako Kusatsu Campus: the city of Kusatsu or the Southern Ohmi district
Osaka Ibaraki Campus: the city of Ibaraki or the Northern Osaka district

(2) Public transportation services are suspended according the following conditions
Kinugasa Campus and Suzaku Campus:
  • Kyoto City Municipal Bus service is suspended throughout Kyoto.
  • 3 or more out of rail services running within Kyoto City (JR West:between Osaka and Kusatsu, Hankyu, Keihan, Kintetsu) are suspended, even if Kyoto City Municipal Bus service is still in operation.
  • Biwako Kusatsu Campus:
  • JR West service (between Kyoto and Maibara) is suspended.
  • Ohmi Railway Bus service (between Minami Kusatsu Sta. and BKC) is suspended.
  • Osaka Ibaraki Campus:
  • If both the JR West train service between Osaka and Kusatsu, and Hankyu train service between Umeda and Kawaramachi are suspended.
  • ≪Opening≫

    In the event that the storm warning or an emergency warning is lifted by 4:00 p.m. for Kinugasa Campus and Suzaku Campus, and 4:30 p.m. for Biwako Kusatsu Campus and Osaka Ibaraki Campus, the library will be opened in an hour or less as allowed by the library’s regularly scheduled hours.
    (If the warning is lifted after 4:00 p.m. for Kinugasa Campus and Suzaku Campus, and 4:30 p.m., for Biwako Kusatsu Campus and Osaka Ibaraki Campus, the library will not open.)