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Japanese Studies

Library Catalogs

Here is a short list of useful library catalogs for Japanese studies.

Books in Print

Here is a short list of sources for finding materials available on the market for Japanese studies.


Some titles listed below are for building use only.

Bibliography of Bibliographies

Here is a short list of useful bibliographies of bibliographies.

Journal and Magazine Articles

Here is a short list of useful articles databases for Japanese studies. Note that many of these sources only index journal articles -- they don't actually have the full text. Use the gold "UC-eLinks" button to do an automated search to find the full text or citation linker, or search for the journal title in the UCLA Library Catalog

Articles and Book Chapters

To locate full-text article in print or online format (including those in JSTOR and other journal archive we have access to) or type in the citation into Citation Linker, click on UC-eLinks icon unless noted otherwise.

Texts and Translations