Japan Studies Resources

Search for Books

  • Union catalogues
  • Databases,
  • Japanese libraries’ catalogues
  • Dissertations

Search for Journal Articles

  • Online periodical indexes, etc

Encyclopedias & Dictionaries

  • ALC, JapanKnowledge Lib, Rikai, Weblio

Internet Resources by Subject

  • Arts, Film, History, Japanese Canadians, Language, Law, Literature, Philosophy & Religion, Politics & Government, Statistics, etc.

Resource Guides

  • Guides to reference materials, research guides

Romanization Rules

  • ALA-LC Romanization Rules

Call Number Guides

  • Guide to LC classification on selected Japanese materials