[Library] System Maintenance - March 2022


Following library services will be temporarily suspended due to system maintenance. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.



Sunday, March 13, 2022, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

There may be a slight time change due to circumstances. Ookayama Library and Suzukakedai Library will be closed all day.

Unavailable services

  • Library website
  • Tokyo Institute of Technology Library Catalog
  • Online Request services
  • Article DB, Source Title DB
  • List of Databases available at Tokyo Tech*

Only the page of the link list created by the library will be unavailable. You can access databases directly from Databases Available at Tokyo Tech (as of March 1, 2022). Electronic journals and ebooks list is available from here. Please bookmark the following page in advance.

Electronic journals and ebooks list is available from here. Please bookmark the following page in advance.

Tokyo Tech E-Journals and E-Books list

If you use SSL-VPN access, please check the following page. [campus members only]

Using electronic journals; Tokyo Institute of Technology Portal

Databases Available at Tokyo Tech (as of March 1, 2022)

During suspension of library online services, you can access databases using the following list. Most of the databases are accessible on Tokyo Tech network only because they are paid ones.


  • Academic Search Premier [EBSCOhost]
    Multi-disciplinary database which provides full text for more than 4,600 journals.

  • CiNii Articles
    Database of articles published in Japanese academic society journals and university research bulletins.

  • CiNii Research
    An academic information search service provided by National institute of Informatics (NII).

  • Current Contents Connect [Web of Science]
    Tables of contents and bibliographic information from scholarly journals and books; includes relevant, evaluated web sites and documents.

  • Data Citation Index [Web of Science]
    Database which includes research data, including data studies, data sets from a wide range of international data repositories and connects them with the scientific literature to track data citation.

  • Essential Science Indicators [Web of Science]
    Rankings and considerations on evaluations of researches and trends of scientific studies.

  • GreenFILE [EBSCOhost]
    Topics include global climate change, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.

  • JapanKnowledge Lib
    One of the largest online reference databases in Japan.
    *The limit of simultaneous access is two.

  • Journal Citation Reports
    Indicators for measuring research influence and impact at the journal and category levels (e.g., Impact Factor).

  • Scopus
    One of the largest abstract and citation database, which covers more than 21,000 journals across all research fields - science, technology, social sciences, and arts and humanities.

  • Web of Science Core Collection [Web of Science]
    Database of academic literatures and citation indexes from scientific journals, conference proceedings and books. The following databases are available at Tokyo Tech.
    - Science Citation Index Expanded
    - Social Sciences Citation Index
    - Conference Proceedings Citation Index- Science / Social Science & Humanities
    - Book Citation Index- Science / Social Sciences & Humanities
    - Emerging Sources Citation Index
    - Current Chemical Reactions
    - Index Chemicus

  • OpenDissertations [EBSCOhost]
    OpenDissertations contains more than 1.4 million open access theses and dissertations from more than 320 universities around the world.

  • Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts [EBSCOhost]
    Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts (LISTA) is a research database for library and information science studies.

Science and Technology


  • International Tables for Crystallography
    To find journal articles and data in the field of crystallography. Includes crystal structure determination and crystal property.
    [Access] 2001-2005: Springer / 2006-updated in 2021: Wiley Online Library or International Union of Crystallography

  • Phase Equilibria Diagrams
    Online database includes all ACerS/NIST commentaries and diagrams published in any format at the time of release.

  • Reaxys
    One of the largest database in chemistry in the world. Including chemical reaction information and materials properties.

  • SciFinder
    One of the largest database in chemistry in the world. Provided by CAS (Chemical Abstracts Service).

  • SciFinder-n
    These are web-based search and retrieval system for chemical compounds, bibliographic data and chemical reactions.

Engineering, Physics, Atom

  • INIS
    Including information on literatures related to nuclear science and technology which have been published in the countries belong to INIS (International Nuclear Information System).

    AIREX (Aerospace Information and Reports Exchange) offers bibliography and/or full text of academic or technical documents by NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration, USA) and aerospace-related organizations in Japan wich JAXA has harvested.


  • MathSciNet
    Index to the mathematical literatures.

Biology, Medicine, Life science

  • BIOSIS Citation Index [Web of Science]
    Life sciences and biomedical research covering pre-clinical and experimental research, methods and instrumentation, animal studies, and more.

  • eLS (Encyclopedia of Life Sciences)
    eLS features specially commissioned, peer-reviewed and citable articles in the life sciences from cell biology to ecology.

  • MEDLINE [Web of Science]
    The U.S. National Library of Medicine premier life sciences database.

  • PubMed
    Database of literatures related to medical science. Provided by NCBI (National Center for Biotechnology Information). When you access by clicking on the above link, the icon for getting resources available in Tokyo Tech will be displayed.

  • Zoological Record [Web of Science]
    Database which covers wide range of animal biology such as biodiversity and the environment to taxonomy and veterinary sciences.

Humanities and Social Sciences


  • EconLit [EBSCOhost]
    Literatures in all fields of economics. Including journal articles, books, collective volume articles, dissertations and working papers.
    *The limit of simultaneous access is one


  • ERIC [EBSCOhost]
    The Education Resource Information Center provides access to education literature and resorces. It contains more than 1.6 million records and links to more than 750,000 full-text documents.

  • Teacher Reference Center [EBSCOhost]
    Indexing and abstracts for 280 periodicals that is supportive of educators.

Tokyo Institute of Technology Library


Research Promotion Department Library Division Library Services Group
Tel +81-3-5734-2097

Research Promotion Department Library Division Suzukakedai Library Group
Tel +81-45-924-5152


Update : March 23, 2022