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About Japan

The Japan Times: an online newspaper in English

Asahi Shimbun 朝日新聞 the major newspaper of Japan (current only).

Web Japan  information on Japan across many different genres including culture, sightseeing, society, history and nature. 

Foreign Press Center Japan



    東洋学文献類目検索 Bibliography of Oriental Studies

    Cover Art
    Kodansha's Communicative English-Japanese Dictionary
    Call Number: REF PE1130.J3 S43 2006
    ISBN: 4770018088

    Databases (BU only)

    • Koseisha Zasshi Kiji Sakuin Shusei Database  Icon
      Indexes magazines and periodical articles from the Meiji era, 1868 to present, including periodicals published in Japan as well as those published in neighboring countries during the colonial period.
    • Nihon tōkei nenkan = Japan statistical year-book.
    • Bibliography of Asian Studies
      Contains records on all subjects (especially in the humanities and the social sciences) pertaining to East, Southeast, and South Asia published worldwide. Through the 1991 printed version, the BAS included citations to western-language periodical articles.
    • JSTOR  
      Primarily a journal archive with some current content. If you are looking for current information, you may want to try other databases as well.
    • ACLS Humanities E-Book  
      Collection of over 1400 full-text, cross searchable books covering topics of interest to historians and humanities scholars.
    • Academic Search Complete  
      Covers over 11,000 journals in all fields of study.
    • Alternative Press Index  
      A database of journal, newspaper, and magazine articles from over 300 international alternative, radical, and left periodicals.
    • Humanities Source  
      Full text for many of the most important academic sources in the humanities.
    • LexisNexis Academic  
      Indexes and provides some full text of news articles, company and industry information, biography, medicine, law, tax, and general reference.
    • Britannica Online  Icon
      Encyclopedia Britannica Online includes the complete encyclopedia, Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus, Britannica Year in Review, World Atlas and an Internet Guide.
    • Dissertations & Theses  
      World's most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the world, spanning from 1861 to the present day and offering full text for most of the dissertations added since 1997.

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