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Humanities Links

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Useful links to websites about the humanities and general-purpose databases.
For details, please check the Humanities Links Explanatory Notes.
・ Click on each heading to find additional links to websites devoted to a specific area. Abridged version below.
・ The * symbol indicates a database subscribed to by the National Diet Library for on-site use only, for which only the name has been posted (no link).
Library Catalogs

In Japan CiNii Books / NDL-OPAC
NDL Search / WorldCat
Keio University KOSMOS
Tokyo Metropolitan Library
Prefectural Public Library OPAC · Inter Library Loan Information
Waseda University Library Catalog WINE

Periodicals in Japan
Ishikawa Takeyoshi Memorial Library
Kanagawa Museum of Modern Literature
Sanko Library
Showa Women's University Library
Naritasan Library for Buddhism
The Museum of Modern Japanese Literature
Hokkaido Prefectural Library

Worldwide
Explore the British Library
KVK: Karlsruher Virtueller Katalog
Library of Congress Online Catalog
TEL: The European Library / WorldCat
Trade Catalogs

In Japan
Books.or.jp / Nihon no Furuhon-ya

Worldwide
Books in Print * / Ulrich's web *
Catalogs of Old Japanese Books and Chinese Books

Old Japanese books
Catalogue of Early Japanese Books at NIJL
Union Catalog of Early Japanese Books
Waseda University Kotenseki Sogo Database Japanese & Chinese Classics

Chinese books
National Chinese Book Database
Integrated Classical Chinese Books Database, Toyo Bunko
Article Indexes, Contents, and Full-Text Databases

Google Books / Contents Database

Newspaper articles
Kikuzo Ⅱ Visual *
Yomidas Rekishikan *

General magazines
Fujisan.co.jp
Web OYA-bunko *
Zassaku Plus *

Academic journals
CiNii Articles / Google Scholar
NDL-OPAC / ProQuest Basic Search *
Learning in General, Encyclopedias, and Museums

Wikipedia
Kotobank
JapanKnowledge Lib *

Library and Information Science

NDC Finder
Web NDL Authorities
Public Library Directory
National Diet Library Classification
Special Library Guide

Publishing and Copyrights

Printing Museum Library
CRIC Library

Philosophy and Religion

INBUDS - Indian and Buddhist Studies Treatise Database
The SAT Daizōkyō Text Database
Buddhist Temple Materials Database

Japanese History, Geography, and Regional Studies

Bibliography and Database of Regional Studies
National Archives of Japan Digital Archive
Historiographical Institute, The University of Tokyo Database
nihu Integrated Retrieval System

World History, Geography, and Regional Studies

Annual Bibliography of Oriental Studies 1934-1980, 2001-
Annual Bibliography of Oriental Studies 1981-2000
Toyo Bunko

People and Portraits

National Diet Library Digital Collections
researchmap Researcher Search
Portraits of Modern Japanese Historical Figures
Bibliography and Database of People by Regional (Search Guide)
Bibliography of Japanese Biographical Information (Humanities) Database

Architecture

The Construction Industry Library
Nanyodo Web Shop
Architectural Institute of Japan Library

Television and Radio Programs

TV Ratings
Television Drama Database

Arts

Theatre Museum Ukiyo-e Viewing System
National Cultural Properties Database
Tobunken Research Collections
Art Libraries' Consortium Cross-Search
Cultural Heritage Database

Manga

Media Arts Database, Manga

Photography

The Meiji and Taisho Eras in Photographs
The Mainichi Photo Bank

Music

JASRAC Works Information Database Search
Kunitachi College of Music Library
Tokyo University of the Arts. University Library
Toho Gakuen School of Music Library
Recording Industry Association of Japan Statistics
Min-On Music Library

Dance and Theatre

The Tsubouchi Memorial Theatre Museum Digital Archives Collection

Motion Pictures

allcinema Movie & DVD Database
Foreign Film General Situation
Kawakita Memorial Film Institute Database
Statistics of Film Industry in Japan

Amusement

Media Arts Database, Video and Arcade Games

Language

JapanKnowledge Lib *
Bibliographic Database of Japanese Language Research

Literature

Gale's Literary Index
Index Translationum
Writers Directory
Database of Research Thesis in Japanese Literature

Convenient Tools

Kanji - Pin Yin - Hangul : converting readings
Kanreki
Convert Old-style/New-style Kanji
Convert Traditional Chinese Characters to Pinyin

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