Hello Japan - Japan Travel Guide

International Library of Children's Literature

Travel Guide - International Library of Children's Literature

InformationInformation

International Library of Children's Literature (ILCL) is the national library specialized in children's literature. The ILCL provides internationally linked library services for children's literature and related materials published in Japan and in other countries. The ILCL provides various programs devoted to enhancing the reading and information-gathering environment for children's books.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 9:30 - 17:00

ClosedClosed

  • Mondays, National holidays (Except for May 5th)
  • 3rd Wednesdays of each month
  • December 27 - January 6

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • Admission Free

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 10 minutes walk from JR Ueno Station
  • 15 minutes walk from Ueno Station on the Tokyo Metro Ginza Line (G16) or Hibiya Line (H17)
  • 15 minutes walk from Keisei Ueno Station on the Keisei Main Line (KS01)

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 12-49, Uenokoen, Taito-ku, Tokyo, 110-0007

TweetsTweets

National Centre ACL @NatCentAusChLit - 2018-05-19
This castle is the International Youth Library in Munich, Germany est 1949, promotes world understanding and peace… https://t.co/NOIglyFflw
Chavi Vohra @Chavivohra - 2018-05-11
@deespeak There is a lot to learn from past practices that have worked - State of the World’s Street Children: Rese… https://t.co/XY2Ybr0jAo
Her Royal Highness @vaninaswchindt - 2018-04-27
On 26th April, HIH Princess Kiko and HIH Princess Mako of Akishino visited the exhibition of Children’s Literature… https://t.co/ebuscVo8yW
陈敏捷 @minjiech - 2018-04-18
Registration is open for 'Border-Crossing in Children’s Literature,' the Second International Symposium for Childre… https://t.co/4qMfmokMSJ
The Fulbright Program @FulbrightPrgrm - 2018-04-12
The Fulbright community mourns the passing of renowned children's literature professor Susan Stan. In 2011, Stan re… https://t.co/oxjEOz0QP6
UF Libraries @uflib - 2018-04-02
Today is International Children's Book Day, so we thought we'd share a classic from the Baldwin Library of Historic… https://t.co/M10B6lRTJI
USAID Macedonia @USAIDMacedonia - 2018-04-02
We're celebrating International Children’s Literature Day today. Join @USAID's Readers are Leaders Mobile Library a… https://t.co/X6f27oroBz
Dutch Literature @DutchLiterature - 2018-03-09
The International Library of Children's Literature in Tokyo opened the exhibition entitled 'The Golden and Silver B… https://t.co/pcVpCFnAn0
Free Library of Philadelphia @FreeLibrary - 2018-03-09
This International Women's Day, we're remembering and celebrating the inimitable Carolyn W. Field, a champion of ch… https://t.co/sVJOwO3o0O
OISE Library @OISELibrary - 2018-03-08
Happy International Women's Day from the OISE Library! Our display in the OISE lobby highlights feminist research,… https://t.co/yKrzwDaBmT
Kate @KateBrambly - 2018-03-05
took a walk and had a coffee break near the International Library of Children's Literature. https://t.co/2sfXoJdu7y
Kate @KateBrambly - 2018-03-05
took a walk and had a coffee break near the International Library of Children's Literature. https://t.co/2sfXoJdu7y
Librarian Katherine @APLKatherine - 2018-02-23
Jella Lepman also founded the International Youth Library and was the first Jury President of the Hans Christian An… https://t.co/7nkj4Vlqcr
NationalDietLibrary @NDLJP_en - 2018-01-23
The Tokyo Main Library and International Library of Children's Literature is open as usual on January 23.
NationalDietLibrary @NDLJP_en - 2018-01-22
Some services may be suspended (January 23).
Due to the heavy snow, some services at the Tokyo Main Library and Int… https://t.co/6ZYZEFVX5t
バンブーズ @bamt21 - 2017-12-18
#International Library of Children's Literature https://t.co/5VGzccW2cF
Emily Balistrieri @tiger - 2017-12-12
@JackOnSkates I requested it from the archive at the International Library of Children's Literature. Not sure why I… https://t.co/OdCMOlsQVN
pizzatoastcollection @pizzatoastcolle - 2017-12-12
Coming Soon: a review of the pizza toast from the cafe inside the International Library of Children's Literature 🍕🍞… https://t.co/it6SSn1Mwx
pizzatoastcollection @pizzatoastcolle - 2017-12-12
Coming Soon: a review of the pizza toast from the cafe inside the International Library of Children's Literature 🍕🍞… https://t.co/it6SSn1Mwx
Patricia Ockwell @PEOinTokyo - 2017-11-12
Looking forward to #Canada150 session and book reading at International Library of Children's Literature - just abo… https://t.co/vG4hMeaL5k
Patricia Ockwell @PEOinTokyo - 2017-11-12
Thanks Japan International Library of Children's Literature for hosting two great sessions for Canadian children's… https://t.co/EplnwVqOgl
Kitty Corbet Milward @KittyCorbet - 2017-10-25
Discover the new library in Aarhus - Dokk1 – site of the #HayAarhus2017 International Children’s Literature Festiva… https://t.co/Uiy97vu5BO
y.葛城 @1_katsura - 2017-10-23
📷 2017.07.29 ­ ­ ­ National Diet Library  International Library of Children’s Literature  Japan Tokyo... https://t.co/v8EuEQ9kY3
中川 朋美 @tomominakagawa - 2017-10-22
Visited International Library of Children's Literature in Ueno. Designed by #tadaoando . Met up… https://t.co/z34ROJlo2n
Mark Strolenberg @Strolie - 2017-10-21
The International Library of Children's Literature. Modern expention… https://t.co/HCVWBzUJ54
TeretTeret @TeretTeret - 2017-09-29
Recently visited International Library of Children's Literature in Ueno, Tokyo. Amazing place.… https://t.co/kGKeNaXBzy
CRYTC @CRYTC1 - 2017-09-26
International Children’s Literature Research Grant opportunity @Clarke_Library : https://t.co/gIp0ovlYWc
y.葛城 @1_katsura - 2017-09-11
📷 2017.07.29 National Diet Library  International Library of Children’s Literature  Tokyo... https://t.co/jbzy8U93Ra
Marni Fedeyko @MFedeyko - 2017-08-30
YAY! @LibraryCochrane
Cochrane Public Library to Host Canadian Literature Children's Fest - https://t.co/Tpatijcerw https://t.co/bDc4xmT7ZQ
Lily Villalba @lilyvillalbaok - 2017-07-27
Today we visited the International Library of Children's Literature in Tokyo. A unique and incredible experience! https://t.co/gtD60sqwwU
ALIA CYS @ALIACYS - 2017-07-23
A castle for children's literature...
Marketing and Communications Manager Claire Miller reports on her recent... https://t.co/fVo0zkhC2F

Notes

Information
Basic information about traveling to International Library of Children's Literature.
Opening Hours
Opening hours of International Library of Children's Literature.
Closed
Closed days or periods of International Library of Children's Literature.
Price / Entrance Fee
Price of the entrance ticket or other fees for International Library of Children's Literature (if applicable).
Access / Public Transport
How to get to International Library of Children's Literature with public transportation.
Related Links
Official website of International Library of Children's Literature or other related pages.
Address / Location
Address and map of International Library of Children's Literature.
Recommended
List of other recommended sightseeing spots.
Tweets
Tweets related to International Library of Children's Literature.