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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 27, 2017 (Thu.)
August 03, 2017 (Thu.)
August 10, 2017 (Thu.)
August 17, 2017 (Thu.)
August 24, 2017 (Thu.)
ILCL Library tours for children and parents during the summer vacation * Closed
July 27, 2017 (Thu.)
August 03, 2017 (Thu.)
August 10, 2017 (Thu.)
August 17, 2017 (Thu.)
August 24, 2017 (Thu.)
ILCL Story hour for children during the summer vacation * First-come, first-served
August 23, 2017 (Wed.) ILCL Summer event at the International Library of Children's Literature:Fun with science 2017* Closed
November 05, 2017 (Sun.) ILCL Lecture: The World of Kusazoshi–Picture books during Japan’s Edo period * Now Accepting

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 November 01, 2017 (Wed.)
to November 30, 2017 (Thu.)
ILCL A History of Japanese Picture Books―From picture scrolls to contemporary picture books Upcoming

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