Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Japanese: Subject guide

Resources


Search for books and articles

 

  • AsiaPortal
    Gateway to resources for Asian studies.
  • CiNii 
    CiNii (Scholarly and Academic Information Navigator) is a service with information on articles, books and dissertations.
  • Google Scholar 
    NB The search service contains not only scholarly literature but also many non-scholarly sources and dishonest journals. Consequently, you should check that sources are scholarly and that articles are not from journals listed in Cabells - Predatory Reports. To get access to full-text articles in the library’s journal subcriptions, you must active a library link (See Active library links in Google Scholar).
  • Japanese Text Initiative
    Full texts of old classical Japanese literature. 
  • Linguistics Collection
    Database collection for literature on linguistics and language-related disciplines. The collection searches simultaneously in the databases Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts (LLBA) and Linguistics Database.
  • MLA International Bibliography
    Database for literature on linguistics and literary research.
  • National Diet Library
    The national library of Japan.  
  • Summon
    In this search service you find the library's printed books, e-books and journal articles. You also find books and articles that are not part of the library's collection. 
  • WorldCat
    A search service providing information on titles held by more than 10,000 libraries worldwide.

Student theses

  • Uppsök
    Search for full-text theses submitted at Swedish universities.
  • DiVA
    Find full-text theses and other scholarly works submitted at Högskolan Dalarna.

Encyclopedias and dictionaries

Other resources 

Search guides