Index to journal articles  雑誌記事索引

Reading full text articles online is not a 'norm' in Japan yet.  Fnding details of articles in indexes is the first step. Requesting articles from the libraries the articles are held would be the next step. Useful indexes are listed below.

Full-text Newspapers, Journals 全文がオンラインで読める新聞、雑誌



Other full-text databases 全文がオンラインで読める一般データベース

  • 青空文庫 --- Japanese  e-book platform  for  titles with copyrights cleared (14,000 titles in various subects as of May 2014)

Reference tools   参考資料

Reference Portals 参考資料のポータル

Encyclopedias 百科事典

Japanese language / character dictionaries for learners (学習者むけ)日本語の辞典・漢字字典

Japanese language / character dictionaries for advanced (上級むけ)日本語の辞典・漢字字典

Japanese calendar 日本の暦とは? どうやって西暦と換算する?

General book title searches  日本で出版されている図書資料を連想検索する

  • Webcat Plus --- Associative search feature (連想検索) is unique feature. Database holds bibliographic information on books publishd in Edo (1600 -) onwards.

Biographies 伝記、人名

Statistics, Facts and Figures  日本の統計 

Law 日本の法律


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*(JK) at the end of  a title means it is included in the packaged resource called, 'Japan Knowledge'. Please open 'Japan Knowledge' in the hyperlink to use the title.