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1.Journal articles Index

Database
Type
Subject
Off-Campus Access
Index - Journal articles
General
Free
Index and Full Text - Journal articles
General
Index - Journal articles
General
Index - Journal articles
Medical
×
Index - Popular magazine Articles
General
Index - Journal articles from Meiji era
General
Citation Index - Proceedings
Science, Technology
Index - Journal articles
Criminology
Index- Journal articles, Books, Working paper etc.
Economy
Index - Journal articles
General
Free
Index- Journal articles, Reference work, Periodicals etc.
Library & Information Science
Index- Journal articles, Books, Working paper etc.
Literature, Linguistics
Index- Journal articles, Books, Government documents etc.
Social Science
Index - Journal articles
Medical
Free
Index - Journal articles published in the United States and Canada
General
Citation Index - Journal articles
General
Index- The authorship of articles in Victorian era
General

2.Electronic Journals

Database
Type
Subject
Off-Campus Access
Repository - Journal articles , Books, Research papers provided by the Institute of Developing Economies
Asian studies
Free
Journal articles
General full-text available - literature, history, philosophy, law
Journal articles
General full-text available - humanities, social sciences, language, art, sports
Journal articles
Science, Technology

Iyaku Keizai Online
BS

Journal articles
Medicine
×
Journal articles
International affairs
Journal articles, company information provided by Diamond, Inc.
Economics, Business
Journal articles
Economics, Business
Journal articles
Economics, Business
Journal articles, company information provided by Toyo Keizai, Inc.
Economics, Business
Journal articles
Economics, Business
Journal articles, corporate information published by Nikkei BP
Economics, Business

JETRO -Japan External Trade Organization-
R L

News, Research articles
Business, Trade
×
Journal articles
Liratature

Rodo Shimbun
R

Articles, News, Cases provided by Rodo Shimbunsha
Labor
×
Articles
General
Journal articles
General
Journal articles
General
Journal articles
Economics, Business
Journal articles
Economics, Business
Journal articles
Management, Library
Journal articles
Humanities
Journal articles - full-text avairable- Business, Mathmatics, Humanites, Social science
Business, Mathematics, Humanities, Social science
Magazine established by BBC
General
Journal articles
Science, Technology
News, Journal articles
Asian studies
Journal articles
General
Journal articles, Newspapers, Ebooks ,Dissertations etc.
General
Journal articles
Business, Management
Journal articles
Science, Engineering, Medical science, Social science
Journal articles
Science
Journal articles
Social Science
Journal articles
Science, Engineering, Medical science
Journal articles, Reference books
Science, Engineering, Medical science, Social science

3.Newspapers

Database
Type
Subject
Off-Campus Access
Newspapers Asahi Shimbun [1879- ]
General
Local Newspapers [1997- ]
General
×
Newspapers Sankei Shimbun [1992- ]
General

Shinano Mainichi Shimbun Database
R

Local Newspapers [1989- ]
General
×
Newspapers Chunichi Shimbun [1987- ] Tokyo Shimbun [1997- ]
General
Newspapers, Company information Nikkei Shimbun [1876-1961,1975- ]
General
Newspapers Mainichi Shimbun [1872- ]
General
Newspapers Yomiuri Shimbun [1874- ]
General
Newspapers [2004- ] * Registration required with CHUO mail address.
Economics
Newspapers
Economics
Newspapers
Economics
News, Journal articles
Asian studies
Newspapers
General
Newspapers
General

4.Book Contents & Reviews

Database
Type
Subject
Off-Campus Access
Bibliographies of books, Book contents
General
Book review
General

5.Electronic Books

Database
Type
Subject
Off-Campus Access
Books incl.: Academic Collection
General
Books
General
Books *available via JapanKnowledge Lib
General
Books, Journals, Dissertations digitized by National Diet Library
General
Free
Books *available via JapanKnowledge Lib
General

Song Yuan Print Collection Online
[静嘉堂文庫所蔵宋元版]

Books -Chinese classics collection from The Seikado Bunko
General
×
Books *available via JapanKnowledge Lib
General
Books
Japanese Literature
Books *full-text available titles have green "Access" icons.
Environmental Science, Social science
Books, Articles etc. printed in UK and english publication 1473-1700
General
Books incl.: Academic Complete
General
Books published by Edward Elgar
Law, Poitics
×
Integrated database of English and American literature
Litarature
Digital collection of works on economics and social sciences from 1450-1945
Social science, Economics, Politics
Journal articles, Newspapers, Documents etc
Politics, Social science, Arts
Books
Philosophy, Literature, Linguistics
Books full-text available titles have a green key icon
Economics, Finance
Books
Sports, Politics
Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Lecture Notes in Mathematics
Computer Science, Mathmatics
Books
Social Science
Book -Poetry
Literature

6.Dictionaries, Encyclopedia & References

Database
Type
Subject
Off-Campus Access
Encyclopaedia
General
Handbooks, Dictionaries
Chemistry
Encyclopedia *available via JapanKnowledge Lib
History
Encyclopedia, Dictionraries, Books
Literature, Linguistics, History
Dictionaries
Biography

Unabridged Japanese Dictionary
[Nihon Kokugo Daijiten]

Dictionaries *available via JapanKnowledge Lib
Linguistics

Japanese Historical Place Names
[Nihon Rekishi Chimei Taikei]

Dictionaries *available via JapanKnowledge Lib
History
Factical data, ditionaries
Science, Technology
English corpora
Linguistics

Gale Literature
[formerly:Gale Literary Sources]

Journal articles, Book Reviews, Biographies
Literature
Dictionaries
Literature

7.Other Libraries

Database
Type
Subject
Off-Campus Access
Japanese university libraries Union catalogue.
General
Free
Japanese university libraries Union catalogue, Book contents.
General
Free
Catalogue of National Diet Library
General
Free
Catalogue of Tokyo Metropolitan Library
General
Free
OCLC's worldwide Union Catlogue
General

8.Law

Database
Type
Subject
Off-Campus Access

D1-Law.com
[Legal database provided by Dai-Ichi Hoki]

Laws and regulations, Cases, Index to Journal articles
Law
×
Laws and regulations, Cases, Journal articles
Law
×
Laws and regulations
Law
Laws and regulations, Cases, Index to Journal articles
Law
Laws and regulations, Cases, Index to Journal articles
Law

The Official Gazette Search Service
R L

Government Publications [1947- ]
Law
×
Cases
Law
Free
Cases, Journal articles
Law
Index - Journal articles, books etc
Law
Index - Journal articles
Criminology
The complete archive of collected Hague courses dating back to their inception in 1923.
International Law
Journal articles, Government documents, Books etc
Law
Index- Journal articles, Periodicals
Law
Index- Journal articles, Books,
Law

Lexis
[formerly:Lexis Advance]

Law and regulations, Cases, Journal articles, Fact data, Biography, Report etc
Law, Business
Newspapers
Economics
Newspapers
General
Law and regulations, Cases, Journal articles
Law

9.Economics & Business

Database
Type
Subject
Off-Campus Access

eol

Company Data, Securities reports
Business

Business Archives Online
[Kigyo Shiryo Togo Database]

Securities reports from 1877-1999
Business
Journal articles, company information provided by Diamond, Inc.
Economics, Business
Journal articles
Economics, Business
Journal articles
Economics, Business
Journal articles, company information provided by Toyo Keizai, Inc.
Economics, Business
Journal articles
Economics, Business
Journal articles, corporate information published by Nikkei BP
Economics, Business
Company data, Financial statistics
Market, Finance, Economics

Bloomberg
R

Company data, Market data, Financial data
Market, Finance, Economics
×
Journal articles
Economics, Business
Journal articles
Economics, Business
Journal articles
Economics, Business
Journal articles
Management, Library
Newspapers [2004- ] * Registration required with CHUO mail address.
Economics
Company information, report, journal articles
Business
Journal articles - full-text avairable- Business, Mathmatics, Humanites, Social science
Business, Mathematics, Humanities, Social science
Company information, Annual report
Business
News, Journal articles
Asian studies
Company information, around Asia Pacific region
Business
Journal articles
Business, Management
Law and regulations, Government documents
Taxation, Economics, Law

10.Science & Engineering

Database
Type
Subject
Off-Campus Access
Handbooks, Dictionaries
Chemistry
Information processing system
×
Journal of Japan Society of Civil Engineers
×
Factical data, ditionaries
Science, Technology
Index - Journal articles
Science, Technology
Literature information related to domestic science and technology information
Free
Journal articles
Science, Technology
Journal articles
Chemistry
Journal articles
Physics
Civil engineering, Urban environment
Journal articles
Computer Science
Journal articles
Electrical engineering and electronics
Journal articles
Physics
Journal articles - full-text avairable- Business, Mathmatics, Humanites, Social science
Business, Mathematics, Humanities, Social science
Index - Journal articles
Mathematics
Journal articles
Science, Technology
Index - Journal articles
Medical
Free
Journal articles
Chemistry, Applied chemistry
Journal articles
Science, Engineering, Medical science, Social science
Chemical Abstract Electronic version
Journal articles
Science
Journal articles
Science, Technology, Mathematics, Computer
Journal articles
Science, Engineering, Medical science
Citation Index - Proceedings
Science, Technology
Journal articles, Reference books
Science, Engineering, Medical science, Social science

11.Miscellaneous

Database
Type
Subject
Off-Campus Access
Japanese government publications, Newspapers provided by Jiji Press
Politics, Law, Economics
Government Publications, Primary documents
Politics, History

Documents Related to Okita Saburo
[Digital archive of documents on modern political diplomatic history ]

Government Publications, Primary documents
Politics, History

Documents Related to Masayoshi Ohira
[Digital archive of documents on modern political diplomatic history ]

Government Publications, Primary documents
Politics, History

Administrative Reform of Japan: Rincho and Gyokakushin Online
[Digital archive of documents on modern political diplomatic history]

Government Publications, Primary documents
Politics, History

Kusuda Collection: Sato Eisaku Papers
[Digital archive of documents on modern political diplomatic history ]

Government Publications, Primary documents
Politics, History

Documents Related to Economist Hiromi Arisawa
[Digital archive of documents on modern political diplomatic history ]

Government Publications, Primary documents
Politics, History

Local System and Decentralization
[Digital archive of documents on modern political diplomatic history ]

Government Publications, Primary documents
Politics, History

Related Documents on Takeo Miki
[Digital archive of documents on modern political diplomatic history ]

Government Publications, Primary documents
Politics, History

Documents Related to political scientist Teiji Yabe
[Digital archive of documents on modern political diplomatic history ]

Government Publications, Primary document
Politics, History

Documents Related to Sakae Wagatsuma
[Digital archive of documents on modern political diplomatic history ]

Government Publications, Primary documents
Politics, History

JNN Data bank
(Academic User) R

Domestic Consumer Surveys by Private Company
Statistics, Social Survey
×
Government Publications, Primary documents, Books
Trade, Industry, Politics
Analytical databases of China Poetry
Literature
×
Government Publications
Politics, Sociology, Industry, Economics
Government publications, Statistical data
Politics, History, Area studies
Government Publications
Politics, Sociology, Industry, Economics
Digital archive of Domei shashin tokuho distributed by “Doumei Tsushinsha [Japanese photography news ]
History, Sociology
Streaming music
Music
×
Documents
History, Culture
Government documents
History, International affairs, Area studies, Politics, History
Government documents
History, International affairs
Government documents
History, International affairs, Area studies
Government documents
History, International affairs, Area studies
Government documents
History, International affairs, Area studies
Government documents
History, Area studies
Books, Documents
Folklore, Literature, Culture
Government documents
History, International affairs, Area studies
Government documents, Newspapers
History, International affairs, Area studies
Government documents
History, International affairs, Area studies
Government documents
History, International affairs, Area studies

The Savings and Loan Crisis
[Archives Unbound]

Government documents
Finance, Economics
Government documents
History, International affairs, Area studies
Government documents
History, International affairs, Area studies
Government documents
History, International affairs, Area studies
Government documents
Military policy, International affairs, Politics, History
Government documents
Military policy, International affairs, Politics, History
Government documents
Military policy, International affairs, Politics, History
Government documents
Military policy, International affairs, Politics, History
Government documents
Military policy, International affairs, Politics, History
Government documents
Military policy, International affairs, Politics, History
Government documents
Military policy, International affairs, Politics, History
Government documents
Military policy, International affairs, Politics, History
Government documents
Military policy, International affairs, Politics, History
Government documents
Military policy, International affairs, Politics, History
Government documents
Military policy, International affairs, Politics, History

The United States and the Two Koreas, 1969-2000
[Digital National Security Archive]

Government documents
Military policy, International affairs, Politics, History

The United States and the Two Koreas Part II, 1969-2010
[Digital National Security Archive]

Government documents
Military policy, International affairs, Politics, History

U.S. Policy in the Vietnam War, Part I: 1954-1968
[Digital National Security Archive]

Government documents
Military policy, International affairs, Politics, History

U.S. Policy in the Vietnam War, Part II: 1969-1975
[Digital National Security Archive]

Government documents
Military policy, International affairs, Politics, History
Directory of organizations
Education
Journal articles, Research reports
Environment
Statistics, Government publications
History, Economics, Sociology, Politics
Government publications [1715- ]
History, Politics
Journal articles, Newspapers
Area studies, History
Statistics data, Books, Research papers
Area studies, Economics
Government publications incl.ProQuest Congressional Hearings Digital Collection
History, Politics