May 26, 2022

Japan’s National Library (National Diet Library) Announces a Temporary Closure From March 5 – March 16 Due to Coronavirus

From a Message on the National Diet Library’s Website:

National Diet Library (Tokyo Main Library and International Library of Children’s Literature) will be temporarily closed from March 5 (Thu) to March 16 (Mon) in order to prevent the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19).

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