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The National Diet Library offers the following events.
Click the title for details.
Titles with asterisk (*) link to Japanese page.
In "Venue" column, "ILCL" means International Library of Children's Literature.


Date Venue Title Application
July 21, 2016 (Thu.)
July 28, 2016 (Thu.)
August 04, 2016 (Thu.)
August 18, 2016 (Thu.)
August 25, 2016 (Thu.)
ILCL Library tours for children and parents during the summer vacation * Closed
July 21, 2016 (Thu.)
July 28, 2016 (Thu.)
August 04, 2016 (Thu.)
August 18, 2016 (Thu.)
August 25, 2016 (Thu.)
ILCL Story hour for children during the summer vacation * Not Required
July 23, 2016 (Sat.) ILCL Lecture "Books: a maze of difference"* Closed
July 24, 2016 (Sun.) ILCL Workshop for children "Poetry of Images"* Closed

Regular Events

Date Venue Title Application
Once a week Kansai-kan Short instruction sessions (General) * Now Accepting
The second Wednesday of each month ILCL Story Hour for Babies and Toddlers * Now Accepting
Saturdays ILCL Story Hour for Children (age 4-) * Not Required


Click the title for details such as opening hours.

Date Venue Title State
From March 22, 2016 (Tue.)
to July 24, 2016 (Sun.)
ILCL Facing the Reality, Soaring in the Fantasy : Fifty years of modern Japanese translations of children's books from abroad Open
From August 16, 2016 (Tue.)
to September 04, 2016 (Sun.)
ILCL Barrier-free Picture Books from Around the World 2015 - IBBY Outstanding Books for Young People with Disabilities 2015 Upcoming

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