After March 11, 2011, when the nuclear power plants in Fukushima exploded, the life of people in Fukushima and surrounding areas changed immensely. It also caused some structural change to Japan as a whole.

Print publications

Publications on Fukushima and the implication of the accident has been published ever since.  Major subject keywords below would lead you to the titles in the collection.

Fukushima Nuclear Disaster, Japan, 2011

Tohoku Earthquake and Tsunami, Japan, 2011


Some publications as below could be a starting point for researching on the topic.

3.11 の記錄 : 東日本大震災資料総覧. 原発事故篇

 福島民報  2011-


From the web

Japan, Social movements after the Fukushima Nuclear Power Plants crisis

This NLA's web archive collection was created through Internet Archive's Archive-it. It aimed to document various social movements which began following the crisis of Fukushima Nuclear Power Plants in northern Japan on March 11, 2011

ひなぎく NDL東日本大震災アーカイブ

This database covers broad information on the earhquake and tsunami on March 11, 2011. The topic, Record of accidents and damage of nuclear power plant caused by the earthquake, is also included.

Digital Archive of Japan's 2011 Disasters 

An online portal to digital materials documenting the cascading series of natural and man-made disasters that began in Japan on March 11, 2011. Designed and maintained by the Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies at Harvard University, incorporating data from other collecting institutions and individuals.

 New York Times Video Coverage of Japan’s Earthquake and Nuclear Crisis

チラシでたどる震災1000日  (朝日新聞)