Library

Library
 

Notice

 

Second-hand book sales is being held in the lobby of the Japanese Association.
Popular books are first come, first served!
The proceeds will be donated to the Malaysian charity home. 

Information of new books

『首里の馬』 高山羽根子 第163回 芥川賞候受賞作
『破局』 遠野遥 第163回 芥川賞候受賞作
『一人称単数』 村上春樹
『あしたの華姫』 畠中恵
『そこにはいない男たちについて』 井上荒野
『52ヘルツのクジラたち』 町田そのこ
 
漫画『名探偵コナン 〈98〉』 青山剛昌

〈児童書〉
『も~っとわけあって絶滅しました。』 丸山貴史
『異種最強王図鑑 闇の王者決定戦編』 健部伸明

◆ その他、以下の本が入りました!
『社長の基本 』 三条慶八
『社長のお金の基本』 三条慶八
『社長の全テクニック』 三条慶八
『わが殿 上』 畠中恵
『わが殿 下』 畠中恵
『須賀敦子の方へ』 松山巖
『本・子ども・絵本』 中川李枝子
『機巧のイヴ』 乾緑郎
『桜のような僕の恋人』 宇山佳佑
『山月庵茶会記 』 葉室麟
『嘘つき就職相談員とヘンクツ理系女子』 松崎有理
『ものの見方について 改訂新版』 笠信太郎
『勝手にしゃべる女』 赤川次郎
『いい部屋あります』 長野まゆみ
『訴訟合戦 オレ、あした、部長のこと訴えるわ』 竹内謙礼
『ワンコイン心理術』 メンタリストDAIGO
『下肢静脈瘤の治療と予防』 齋藤陽
『哲学と宗教全史』 出口治明
『ガリバー旅行記 三百年目の真実』 田村明子

This month's recommended book


『破局』 遠野遥 第163回 芥川賞候受賞作

私を阻むものは、私自身にほかならない――ラグビー、筋トレ、恋とセックス。
ふたりの女を行き来する、いびつなキャンパスライフ。28歳の鬼才が放つ、新時代の虚無。

選考委員絶賛!
スポーツによって他者を滅ぼし、同時にセックスによって他者から
滅ぼされてゆく展開は見事。新しい才能に目を瞠らされた。ーー平野啓一郎
ほとんどゾンビ化している人間たちによる群像劇。この作者は、きっと、
手練(てだれ)に見えない手練になる。ーー山田詠美
「私」は嫌味な男だ。にもかかわらず、見捨てることができない。
社会に対して彼が味わっている違和感に、いつの間にか共感している。
もしかしたら、恐ろしいほどに普遍的な小説なのかもしれないーー小川洋子
 

Opening Hours

10:00~22:00
(7 days a week, except for New Year and Chinese New Year)

Library Guide

●Library Card = JCKL Membership Card

1.Please ask the library staff and Top Up any amount.
 * Ex. RM 10 + 6% SST

2.You can borrow books out and return by operating the computer at the counter.

●Rental charge/period
 *New books: RM 1.5/1 week
 *Others        : RM 0.5/2 weeks

●Borrow books up to 10 books at a time per 1 card.

●Late fees will be charged from the day after the scheduled return date of the overdue books.
 *New books: RM 1.5 every 1 week (From Day 8)
 *Other          : RM 0.5for every 2 weeks (From Day 15)

=>Rental books are shared by all members. Please follow the basic rules of the rental period of 1 week for new books and 2 weeks for others.
=>The maximum overdue period is four weeks from the date of borrowing, regardless of the type of book.
=>When the maximum period has passed, the card will be suspended and you will not be able to borrow further. Please return the overdued books as soon as possible.

●Extended period of borrowing
You can extend the borrowing period after you return the book only if there is no other reservation by others. Please check with the library staff about the reservation.

●When you borrow a book from the playroom, please fill out the necessary information (Date, title and membership number) in the rental book in the room. Please return the book at the library returning counter.
*Borrrowing fee/Duration: Free/2 weeks

●Loss of books
If you lose the borrowed books, please contact the library staff immediately.

=>In case of loss due to user's fault
1.Buy the same book.
2.If the book is not available to buy, you must pay RM 100.
*Magazines and travel books could be replaced with the latest edition.

NOTE
We may ask you to pay for the damage.
Late fees will be charged during the lost period.

●Reservation/Request (Add New Book)
If the book you want to borrow is rent out or the book you want to borrow is not in the library, you can make a reservation or request. Please fill out the form near the counter. We will contact you when the book is ready.

●Please note that we may not be able to respond to your request, although we will take your comments into consideration. Also, we do not accept requests for comics/DVDs.

●Non library opening-hour return post
*We installed it next to the library entrance. Please use it to return books during non-opening hours.
*If you return books past their due date, the excess fee will be deducted from your library card balance when you return them.
*If the balance is insufficient, the return process cannot be completed. Please top up at the library reception and then do the return procedure.

●To withdraw/Resign
Please return the borrowed books at the library counter and get a refund of the remaining rental fees available in your membership card before you apply for the resignation form.

●Inadequacy of books and DVDs
If you find any defects in the borrowed books or DVDs/VCDs/CDs, please let our staff know. We will refund the amount you borrowed.

●Misconduct
Books are the common property of the members, and the operation of the library is supported by the goodwill and conscience of the members.
Improper acts such as removal without permission are subject to the disqualification of JCKL membership.

●Picture books for babies and toddlers are in the playroom.
When you borrow a picture book, please fill in the necessary information in the rental book in the room and borrow it.
(* Please put it in the return slot of the library when you return it.)

Rental fee: Free rental
Period: 2 weeks
 

Donation

The library accepts donations of books (Include comics, magazines, DVDs, and CDs). If you would like to donate, please bring the donated books directly to the library counter after acknowledging the following conditions.

  • Please leave the handling of the donated books to the library.
  • The donated books will be used effectively in other facilities and recycling as well as in the library.
  • There are cases where it is not used up and disposed. We hope for your understanding.
  • We do not accept the following materials.
    VHS, cassette tapes
    Stain-Damaged books (Example: Wet or torn page), burned books
    old magazines, utility books, travel guides, encyclopedias

*Please bring your used cleaning plastic bags or transparent envelopes to the library. We will use it to make a book cover.
 

Copy Service

There is a self-service copy machine. Please pay the same way as the book borrowing procedure.

B/W Copy  (1 paper)
A4 15 cents (Both sides 25 cents)
B4 20 cents (Both sides 35 cents)
A3 30 cents (Both sides 50 cents)

Color Copy (1 paper)
A4RM 0.8 (Double-Sided RM 1.3)
B4RM 0.9 (Double-Sided RM 1.4)
A3RM 1.0 (Double-Sided RM 1.5)

If you have any inquiries, please feel free to ask at the library reception. Staff will be in the library from Monday to Sunday 10:00~19:00 (Except lunch at 14:00~15:00).

Inquiry

Email: library@jckl.org.my
Tel: 03-2274-8668