Subject guide: Japanese

Resources for Japanese studies

Resources for finding books and articles

  • CiNii 
    CiNii (Scholarly and Academic Information Navigator) is a database with information on scholarly articles, books and dissertations.
  • Linguistics Collection
    Database collection for literature on linguistics and language-related disciplines. The collection searches simultaneously in the databases Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts and Linguistics Database.

Resources for finding specific books and articles

  • Google Scholar
    Useful for finding specific journal articles, dissertations, and academic books in full text.
  • Summon
    Search service for searching in the university library's collection. Useful for finding specific ebooks, printed books, and journal articles in full text.

Resources for finding student theses

  • DiVA
    Find student theses submitted at several Swedish universities.
    Find student theses in full text submitted at Swedish universities.

Encyclopedias and dictionaries

  • Britannica Academic 
    The database includes Encyclopædia Britannica and Merriam-Webster (dictionary and thesaurus).
  • Goo
    English-Japanese/Japanese-English dictionary.

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