Aside from over 40,000 books related to art, crafts and design, the library includes video software, newspapers, magazines and various other up-to-date information sources. The library also offers a full range of functions such as audio-visual corners and separate reading rooms.
A solidarity body consisting of higher education institutions in Akita Prefecture. It offers continuing education courses, joint extension courses and various other courses for residents of the prefecture, as well as high school-university cooperation programs in high schools or interuniversity courses with transferable credits.
A place for local interchanges, utilizing a building constructed during the Taisho Era “Sankakuya (triangle house)”, which is one of the symbols of Araya-omotemachi Street. It can be used for meetings, exhibitions or cultural activities, as a base for urban development of the Araya area.