Access to e-journals and academic databases. Purchase service is also available.
URA at IIC offers the following consulting services on international collaboration:
Support activities to promote collaboration with companies to researchers via consulting services. Details are provided at internal support pages at the institute.
Faculty development programs and consultation services for class management
The Public Relations Division handles the distribution of both Japanese and English press releases to the media. Scientific press releases in Japanese can be simultaneously distributed to more than 30 media outlets. English press releases are created from the pool of Japanese press releases based on their international news worthiness and distributed to more than 8,000 journalists and media outlets worldwide. Press releases are created with approval from the relevant department head, so please submit press release manuscripts through the relevant departmental office. Please see this page (available Japanese only) for more details regarding press release submissions.
Japanese press releases: firstname.lastname@example.org
English press releases: email@example.com
A guidebook on promotion of academic events for staff members of Hokkaido University is provided by the division.
REACH (Japanese only)
The division also coordinates dispatchment of lecturers to high schools in the Hokkaido Island. This project is partly supported by the Hokkaido Shimbun Press.
Faculty staff members of CoSTEP will offer some advices on various methods of academic outreach, such as science writing, website, video images, graphic arts, etc.
Consulting service (Japanese only)
To promote activities of female researchers, the office provides several programs for developing human resources. Furthermore, the office organizes outreach events to provide information on carrier development for young women including high school and junior high school students to increase female researchers.
Career development support for foreign researchers is provided at this section.