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StarBest Bet Databases in Languages & Literatures > Japanese

JapanKnowledge Star
Requires a PC equipped with fonts for Japanese characters.
A collection for the study of Japanese: multilingual dictionaries, Japanese encyclopedias, Ekonomisuto magazine, Toyo bunko series, and more, current.
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Zasshi Kiji Sakuin Star
Requires a PC with fonts for Japanese characters. The database is usually down 2-5 pm ET for maintenance.
An index to Japanese periodicals, 1948-present.
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Additional Databases in Languages & Literatures > Japanese

Oxford Reference Online
Entries from over 100 Oxford University Press subject and language dictionaries, guides, and concise companions.
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WorldCat
Works poorly with Safari and OS 10.5.
The combined catalogs of most U.S. libraries. Material not owned by UMass Amherst can usually be borrowed through Interlibrary Loan.
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Yomidas Rekishikan
Japan's largest newspaper, Yomiuri Shinbum, in full text, 1874-present. Includes English edition, Daily Yomiuri, 1989-present.
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Zassaku Plus
Requires Japanese language and input/display capability.
Index to Japanese periodical articles 1868 to present.
Language: Japanese
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