Library Corner

In the Library corner you can find books and magazines in a variety of languages, including English, Chinese and Japanese. Books and magazines can be borrowed free of charge by members (membership is free and available to Tokushima prefecture residents).


The center also accepts donations of unwanted second hand books or magazines.


Books: (Rental Period: 2 weeks)

Asian studies; Japanese literature; language learning; romance; science fiction & fantasy; mystery; classical & modern literature; bestsellers; foreign language books; children’s books; non-fiction; travel guides.

Magazines (Rental Period: 1 week; Latest editions are for browsing only)

National Geographic,USA TODAY,ENGLISH JOURNAL,COSMOPOLITAN,Chinese National Illustrated News

Newspapers: Browsing only

The Japan Times; Tokushima Shinbun; Asahi; The Weekly Reader