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Photoduplication Service

Photocopy Fee Chart (Overseas)

Various copying methods are used depending on the materials to be copied. Please confirm the type of materials in the corresponding bibliographic information. Please note that the requested copying method or the copying service itself may not be available owing to the condition of materials or other reasons.

Photocopy type Type of materials Color Size Fee
(note 1)
Photocopy
  • Ordinary photocopying.
  • Unless otherwise specified, A4 or B4 size paper will be used according to the size of materials to be photocopied.
  • Neither enlarged nor reduced photocopying is available.
  • Damaged, deteriorated, or other problematic materials are generally copied from microfilm or microfiche, either to paper or to film.
Paper
(book form)
Black/
white
A4 / B4 24 yen
A3 48 yen
A2 96 yen
Color B4 / A3 130 yen
Printouts of electronic material (note 2)
  • Electronic materials are printed on ordinary paper.
  • Electronic data is not downloadable.
Electronic
Material
Black/
white
A4 / B4 20 yen
A3 40 yen
Color A4 / B4 50 yen
A3 100 yen
Paper copy from microfilms or microfiches
  • Microfilm or microfiche images are enlarged and printed on ordinary paper.
  • Black/white Only.
Microfiche
(sheets)
Black/
white
B4 30 yen
A3 60 yen
Microfilm
(rolls)
Black/
white
A4 30 yen
A3 60 yen
Inter-film printing
  • Printing from microfiche to microfiche or from microfilm to microfilm is available.
  • Microfilm copies comprise negative images.
Microfiche
(sheets)
Black/
white
150 yen per sheet
Microfilm
(rolls)
Black/
white
150 yen
up to 30 cm per request
Additional 68 yen
for every 30 cm
for microfilm
exceeding 30 cm
Photographic microfilming
  • Materials will be photographed to prepare negative-image microfilms.
  • This method is used when ordinary photocopying of damaged, deteriorated, or otherwise problematic materials is not possible.
  • If a material must be copied to microfilm and then copied for enlargement on ordinary paper, fees for both processes will be charged.
  • Color film is not available.
Paper
(book form)
Black/
white
150 yen
for the first frame
per request
Additional 38 yen
for every frame
from the second frame
(note 1)
The following fees will be charged for copying delivered by mail or parcel:
  • Packing fee : 300 yen, Postage (at cost)
(note 2)
The following items are available for photoduplication service:
  • The National Diet Library's digitized materials
  • China Academic Journal Full-text Databases (electronic journal)
(note 3)
An additional 10 yen per sheet when copying materials in Japanese-style bindings and inserting slip sheets for preventing back projection.
(note 4)
Fees are rounded down to the nearest yen.

(Revised January, 2017)

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