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

『滅びの前のシャングリラ』 凪良ゆう
『夜明けのすべて』 瀬尾まいこ
『パチンコ 上/下』 ミン・ジン・リー
『愛する日本人へ 日本と台湾の梯となった巨人の遺言  』 李登輝
『1日10分のぜいたく』 あさのあつこ/その他
『育ちのいい人が身につけているちょっとした習慣』 菅原圭
『汚名 上・下』 マイクル・コナリー

 漫画 大奥 〈第18巻〉        よしながふみ

〈児童書〉
『世界史探偵コナン 2 アトランティス大陸の真実』 青山剛昌

◆ その他、以下の本が入りました!
『組織の不条理 日本軍の失敗に学ぶ』 菊澤研宗
『エースナンバー 雲は湧き、光あふれて』 須賀しのぶ
『中性脂肪はぐんぐん下がる 糖質ちょいやめで』 栗原毅
『おつまみ小鍋 〆まで楽しむ』 高橋雅子
『英語の品格』 ロッシェル・カップ/大野和基
『JAPAPEDIA 英文日本紹介事典』 IBCパブリッシング
『御社の意思決定がダメな理由』 根岸正州/森沢徹

This month's recommended book

『パチンコ』 ミン・ジン・リー 

全米図書賞、最終候補作。
四世代にわたる在日コリアン一家の苦闘を描いて全世界で共感を呼んだ大作、ついに日本版刊行成る!
1910年、日本に併合された朝鮮半島、釜山沖の影島。
下宿屋を営む夫婦の娘として生まれたキム・ソンジャが出会ったのは、日本との貿易を生業とするハンスという男だった。
見知らぬ都会の匂いのするハンスと恋に落ち、やがて身ごもったソンジャは、ハンスには日本に妻子がいることを知らされる。
許されぬ妊娠を恥じ、苦悩するソンジャに手を差し伸べたのは若き牧師イサク。
彼はソンジャの子を自分の子として育てると誓い、ソンジャとともに兄が住む大阪の鶴橋に渡ることになった……

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