The IDE Library boasts a wide selection of materials and resources to assist research dealing with the economics, politics and social issues of developing countries and regions in Asia, Middle East, Africa, Latin America, Oceania, and East Europe.

【Open Hours】10:00~18:00

【TEL】 043-299-9716

【Closed】 2nd, 4th and 5th Saturdays / Sundays / Public holidays /
the last weekday of every month / the year end and New Year holiday season

10-minute walk from Kaihin Makuhari Station (JR Keiyo Line)

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Events & Announcements

  • February 6, 2024
    Dear Users
    We have updated the English pages of our library website.
  • November 30, 2023
    【Holiday Closures】The library will be closed from Thursday, December 28, 2023 to Wednesday, January 3, 2024 for the year-end and new year holidays. We will open Thursday, January 4, 2024.
  • November 27, 2023
    Due to the undergoing maintenance of the air conditioning system, the heating is not working properly in our library. We apologize for the inconvenience, though please bring warm clothing as needed. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.
  • September 6, 2023
    ARRIDE will be unavailable from Thursday, 14th September 2023 (JST) to Thursday, 21th September 2023 (JST) due to the maintenance. We apologize for any inconvenience, and thank you for your patience.
  • August 8, 2023
    The online library catalog (OPAC) will be unavailable all day 22th August 2023 (JST) due to the maintenance. We apologize for any inconvenience, and thank you for your patience.
  • July 7, 2023
    [Book Exhibition] “The Age of Silence: Contemporary Thai History with the Writings of Thongchai Winichakul” Tuesday, August 1st– Friday, September 28th, 2023.
  • June 2, 2023
    The library will be open 13:00 on Saturday,3rd June 2023 due to severe weather conditions. Please note that the opening of the library may be further delayed in some cases.We may not be able to answer phone calls. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
  • June 1, 2023
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