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Subject: Japanese

Kikuzo II Visual Database

Contains full text of Asahi Shimbun, from its first edition in 1879 (Meiji 12) to today; Shukan Asahi, AERA, 1985 to present; and the Image Database of Post-WWII Showa Period (1945-1989) and Heisei Period (1989-1999) of the Asahi Shimbun Reduced-size Facsimile Edition; and Contemporary Dictionary Chiezo, updated annually. Only 2 simultaneous users can access at […]

Aozora Bunko

Japan’s public domain book archive includes works by famous Japanese authors as well as works in translation by English-speaking authors. Books are in PDF format

HathiTrust Digital Library

Digitized books and magazines. Full-text available of out-of-copyright works. To download as a PDF, click Log In button and select your college.

JSTOR

A growing full text collection of scholarly journals in the humanities and social sciences. Most titles only include backfiles (some as far back as the early 1800s), with only some current content. Also includes university press ebooks.

Nikkei Telecom 21

News articles from Nikkei and other Japanese national and local newspapers and magazines on business, finance, statistics, personnel information, and corporate profiles. Current as well as archive search back to 1975. Full text downloadable in PDF. Mostly in Japanese. Select English news.

Academic Search Premier

A multidisciplinary database for peer-reviewed journals, newspapers and magazines, and some trade publications.

MLA International Bibliography

The main database of critical scholarship on all modern literatures and languages, linguistics and folklore. Also useful for film and media studies. Citations from 1963-present.

Historical Abstracts

Scholarship (articles, books, dissertations and book reviews) about world history from 1450 CE – present. Does not include United States or Canadian history.

Bibliography of Asian Studies

Citations for western-language monographs, articles, book chapters, and conference proceedings on all parts of Asia. 1971-Present.

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