Educational System PCs (iMacs)

Educational System PCs are set in every library except library for RIEB. These PCs are prepared by the Information Science and Technology Center. The operating system of the PCs is Mac. About instructions for using and applications, please check the following link.
Educational System PCs (Information Science and Technology Center)(JPN)

In order to login to iMacs, you need Login ID and password for Kobe University Integrated User Management System (KUMA) issued by Information Science and Technology Center. When you have any question about this account, please check the following link.
About the account (Information Science and Technology Center)(JPN)

Printers

You can print out your files from Educational System PCs (A4, white-and-black only). To use this printers, you need to prepare CO-OP Printer Card. please check the following link.
Educational System PCs―printers (Information Science and Technology Center)(JPN)

Using your laptop in the library

For the purpose of your learning and research, you are welcome to use your own laptops or mobile devices in the library.
The library provides a secure WiFi service and information outlets. You can access to Kobe University Network, so you can use e-journals, e-books and databases.

In order to login to iMacs, you need Network ID and password for Kobe University Integrated User Management System (KUMA) issued by Information Science and Technology Center. When you have any question about this account, please check the following link.
About the account (Information Science and Technology Center) (JPN)

Wifi access service

You can use this service in each library. For details, please check the following link.
Wifi Access Service (Information Science and Technology Center)(JPN)

Information outlets

You can access to Kobe University Network with a LAN cable. The library doesn’t lend a cable, so please prepare it by yourself. please check the following link.
Information Outlets (Information Science and Technology Center)(JPN)

Borrowing a laptop or iPad

You can borrow a laptop or iPad in some libraries. Please ask staff at the information desk.

Laptops(MacBook Air)

Service Library : General Library / Library for Intercultural Studies
Notice :

  • In-library use only
  • After shutting down the laptop, it will be initialized automatically. Don’t forget to save your file to the external storage device.
  • You cannot install any application or change configuration.

iPads

Service Libraries : General Library / Library for Intercultural Studies, Library for Social Sciences, Library for Science and Technology, Library for Medical Sciences, Library for Maritime Sciences
Notice :

  • In-library use only(The iPad equipped in Library for Maritime Sciences can use within Fukae Campus)
  • You can’t use the following applications and function of these iPads.
    iTunes, iBookstore, installing applications, deleting applications, charged service in applications, changing the content of Contacts App, changing the content of Calendar App, change the content of Reminder App, Changing the user account, GameCenter
  • After returning ipad, it won’t be automatically initialized. So don’t forget to log off applications and web services, and to delete configuration of Wifi.
  • You can check the number of laptops and availability in OPAC.

Terminals for searching books

Terminals for searching books are set in the library. In addition to Kobe University Library OPAC, CiNii Books and National Diet Library OPAC are also available on this PCs.
Please note that you can’t use websites except above, like E-Resources List, e-journals, e-book and databases.

Terminals for National Diet Library Services

This is a PC for 2 National Diet Library services:

  • National Diet Library Digital Collections transmitting service to libraries
  • Historical Recording Collection (REKION) Streaming Service to libraries

In details, please check the following link.
National Diet Library Digital Collections