Osaka Municipal Central Library


Monday Through Friday: 9:15-20:30
Saturdays, Sundays and National Holidays: 9:15-17:00


1st and 3rd Thursdays  (except for National Holidays)
Year end and New Year holidays
During Inventory


4-3-2 Kitahorie, Nishi-ku, Osaka 550-0014


Subway: Sennichimae Line or Nagahori-Tsurumiryokuchi LineNishinagahori Station (Exit 7)


  • We have materials in various languages.
  • Use of library is free.
  • Personal information is strictly confidential.
  • You do not have to apply for use of materials at the library.
  • Checking out library materials is simple.

いろいろなことばのりようあんない(User's Guides in Various Languages) 

Foreign Materials Corner (外国資料コーナー gaikoku shiryo kona) Floor Guide

The branches

There is a branch every each ward.

Library Open Hours

Tuesday through Friday: 10:00-19:00
Saturdays, Sundays and National Holidays  10:00-17:00

Library Holidays

Mondays (except for National Holidays)
3rd Tuesdays (except for National Holidays)
Year end and New Year holidays
During inventory

Kita Library3-8-2 Honjohigashi, Kita-ku, Osaka 531-0074
Miyakojima Library2-16-25 Nakano-cho, Miyakojima-ku, Osaka 534-0027
Fukushima Library3-17-23 Yoshino, Fukushima-ku, Osaka 553-0006
Konohana Library1-1-18 Shikanjima, Konohana-ku, Osaka 554-0014
Shimanouchi Library2-12-31 Shimanouchi, Chuo-ku, Osaka 542-0082
Minato Library1-7-17 Isoji, Minato-ku, Osaka 552-0003
Taisho Library2-6-15 Chishima, Taisho-ku, Osaka 551-0003
Tennoji Library4-47 Uenomiya-cho, Tennoji-ku, Osaka 543-0037
Naniwa Library1-5-23 Shikitsunishi, Naniwa-ku, Osaka 556-0015
Nishiyodogawa Library1-2-10 Mitejima, Nishiyodogawa-ku, Osaka 555-0012
Yodogawa Library1-10-14 Shinkitano, Yodogawa-ku, Osaka 532-0025
Higashiyodogawa Library1-4-53 Higashiawaji, Higashiyodogawa-ku, Osaka 533-0023
Higashinari Library3-2-17 Oimazatonishi, Higashinari-ku, Osaka 537-0014
Ikuno Library4-7-11 Katsuyamaminami, Ikuno-ku, Osaka 544-0021
Asahi Library1-11-14 Nakamiya, Asahi-ku, Osaka 535-0003
Joto Library3-5-45 Chuo, Joto-ku, Osaka 536-0005
Tsurumi Library5-3-15 Yokodutsumi, Tsurumi-ku, Osaka 538-0052
Abeno Library4-19-118 Abeno-suji, Abeno-ku, Osaka 545-0052
Suminoe Library3-1-20 Minamikagaya, Suminoe-ku, Osaka 559-0015
Sumiyoshi Library3-15-57 Minamisumiyoshi, Sumiyoshi-ku, Osaka 558-0041
Higashisumiyoshi Library2-11-28 Higashitanabe, Higashisumiyoshi-ku, Osaka 546-0032
Hirano Library1-8-2 Hiranohigashi, Hirano-ku, Osaka 547-0043
Nishinari Library1-1-50 Kishinosato, Nishinari-ku, Osaka 557-0041
Please check the "Calendar"  is more accurate information