The Library

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Welcome to the HIS Library

The library is on the third floor and is open to all HIS students,    staff, parents as well as Friends of the Library.
The library holds about 12,000 titles and has Encyclopedia Britannica Online.

LIBRARY HOURS

 Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday 8:30-15:30 
 Wednesday 9:30-15:30 

Library News

Aug
22
2016
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Library Parent Orientation

The library is open for students and staff every school day because of all the help of the parents. If you are interested to volunteer, or would just like to know more about the library, please come to our first orientation Tuesday, August 23, 8:30 - 10:00, on third floor. For more information please contact Mrs. Riggins(kriggins@his.ac.jp).

Oct
7
2015
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ChaChaCha!!

Please come and see all of the new library books for elementary students. The ChaChaCha(Chief Check-out Chance) is Thursday, October 15, 11:15 - 11:50, in the MPR.

May
28
2015
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Summer Reading

Enjoy some good summer reading.

Apr
30
2015
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Big Book Buzz!

We're getting ready for the Big Book Buzz Thursday, May 7, 11:15 - 11:50, in the MPR.

Mar
2
2015
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The next time you're in the library, please take a look at the Give Away Shelf.

The next time you're in the library, please take a look at the Give Away Shelf.

Library Rules

The library is open to HIS students, parents, faculty, staff and Friends of the Library.
Patrons may borrow up to three items at a time.
One week for K – 5th grade students
Two weeks for 6th – 12th grade students, parents and Friends of the Library.
Replacement costs for lost or badly damaged items are fixed.  ¥4,000 for a hardback book and ¥2,000 for a paperback books and other items.

Note: All items for Early Years students are to be checked out by their parents.

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Friends of the Library

Persons not directly involved with HIS but wishing to use the library on a regular basis can pay an annual fee of ¥3,000 to obtain a library card enabling them to check out three items for two weeks at a time. One renewal may be made by phone.

Please contact Ms. Riggins at school on Tuesdays or Thursdays if you have any other questions.

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