Asian Studies at the International and Area Studies Library

Collections & Resources

New Books (Past 30 days)

Asian Studies on Campus

EALC
CEAPS
CSAMES

 

Library catalogs and databases for Japanese materials

Find Books

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Online Library Catalog

WorldCat

NDL-OPAC (National Diet Library, Japan; 国立国会図書館OPAC) - Go to 「一般資料の検索/申込み」 for basic search.

NII Webcat Plus (国立情報学研究所)  webcat banner

CiNii Books (For searching books and journals held by university libraries in Japan)

Catalogue of Early Japanese Books (国文学研究資料館日本古典籍総合目録)

 

Databases

MagazinePlus (Index/tables of contents of academic journals and popular magazines published in Japan)

Yomidasu Rekishikan (ヨミダス歴史館) - Note: direct access available from computers with Illinois IP address. Use library's proxy authentication for off-campus access. Further information and instructions for use can be found on a LibGuide at  http://uiuc.libguides.com/YomidasuRekishikan

JapanKnowledge+ (Online collection of dictionaries and encyclopedia) - Note: Access available from computers with Illinois IP address. Use library's proxy authentication for off-campus access. Further information and instructions for use can be found on a LibGuide at  http://uiuc.libguides.com/JapanKnowledge

 

Find Articles, Dissertations, Research Papers, Bulletin Papers

CiNii Articles (For searching academic articles published in academic society journals, university research bulletins or articles included in National Diet Library's Japanese Periodicals Index Database)

国立国会図書館所蔵博士論文目録 (This is no longer available as a standalone service. Use NDL-OPAC to search for doctoral dissertations at NDL. Go to 「一般資料の検索/申込み」 and check 「博士論文」 on start page.)

Doctorial Dissertation Database, The University of Tokyo (東京大学学位論文データベース)

Google Scholar