Japanese Databases

Japanese Databases

The following recommended resources are not necessarily all peer-reviewed. Check item entry or publisher for status.

Find Articles and Reports

CiNii Mixed abstract and full-text.

Find academic articles published in Japanese academic journals.

INBUDS: Indian and Buddhist Studies Treatise Database Mixed abstract and full-text.

Bibliographic database of Buddhism related articles & books published in Japan. Includes articles in many languages, including English.

Japanese Institutional Repositories Online Mixed abstract and full-text.

Dissertations, journal articles, and white papers from Japanese educational institutions.

Find All Types (Books, Articles, Videos, and Images)

NDL Integrated Search Mixed abstract and full-text.

Searches not just the National Diet Llibrary, but libraries, archives, museums, and academic institutions in Japan.

National Diet Library Digital Collections Mixed abstract and full-text.

Searches digital images and scans of Japanese books and periodicals.