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Japanese studies: Newspapers

Guide to resources for students of Japanese language and culture

Prints

Two major Japanese language newspapers are available in print as 縮刷版 in Asian Studies Research Collection, Matheson Library.

 

- Akahata, shukusatsuban (Tokyo, Japan)

Location: Matheson Library Asian Studies Research: Japanese Serials 079.52 N691.1A
no. 409 (Jan. 1995) - no. 414 (Jun. 1995) ; no. 418 (Oct. 1995) - no. 468 (Dec. 1999)
Notes: Japanese language
- Asahi shinbun (Tokyo, Japan)
Location: Matheson Library Asian Studies Research: Japanese Serials 079.52 A798
no. 283 (Jan. 1943) to no. 330 (Dec. 1948) ; no. 559 (Jan. 1968) to present
Location: Matheson Library Music Multimedia Microfilm 5924
1888-1896.
Notes: Japanese language
- The Chūnichi shinbun [Daily]
Full text available online via Factiva (01/05/2003- Current)
Notes: Japanese language
- Daily Yomiuri
Full text available online via Factiva (Web)
Full text available online via NewsBank  (27/7/2001-31/03/2013)
Notes: English
- Dengon Net – Japanese Newsletter Victoria
Location: Matheson Library Asian Studies Research: Japanese Serials
Dec. 2004 – present
Notes: Japanese language
Current web issue
- Han genpatsu shinbun
Location: Matheson Library Asian Studies Research: Japanese Serials 363.1799 H233
no. 201 (Dec. 1994) - no. 285 (Dec. 2001), no. 287 (Feb. 2002) to present
Notes: Japanese language
- International Herald Tribune-Asahi Shimbun
Full text available via Newsbank (22/12/2001- Current)
Notes: English
- The Japan times international (Tokyo, Japan) [Weekly]
Location: Matheson Library Newspaper Store
v. 1, no. 1 (Jun. 1961) – v. 40, no. 6 (Mar. 2000)
            The Japan times weekly (international ed.) 1961-1987
            The Japan times (weekly international ed.) 1987-1990
            The Japan times (weekly overseas ed.) 1990-1998
            The Japan times international 1999-2000
Full text available via ProQuest  (04/03/1991-31/03/2000)
- The Japan Times (Tokyo, Japan) [Daily]
Location: Matheson Library Newspaper Store
1957-1967
Location: Matheson Library Serials 079.52 J35.1
1968 to present
Full text available online via NewsBank (01/01/1999- Current)
Available at: Japan Times Archives  (1897 until 2014)
Notes: English, Includes index in monthly bound edition
- Mainichi shinbun (Tokyo, Japan)
Location:  Matheson Library Asian Studies Research: Japanese Serials 079.52 M217
no. 535 (Jul. 1994) - no. 630 (Jun. 2002)
Full text available online via Factiva (01/05/2002- Current)
Notes: Japanese language
- Nihon keizai shinbun. shukusatsuban (Tokyo, Japan)
Location: Matheson Library Asian Studies Research: Japanese Serials 330.952 N691
v. 46, no. 7 (Jul 1994) - v. 54, no. 6 (Jun 2002), v. 56, no. 1 (Jan 2004) - present
Notes: Japanese language
- The Nikkei weekly (Tokyo, Japan)
Location: Matheson Library Newspaper Room: Current 6 months
Location: Matheson Library Serials 330.952 J35.3
v. 12 (1974) – v. 23 (1985)
Location: Matheson Library Music Multimedia Microfilm 5683
v. 23 (1985) – v. 32 no. 1652 (1995)
Location: Matheson Library Newspaper Store
v. 32 no. 1653 (1995) – v. 36 (1998), v. 38 (2000) – v. 43 (2005)
Full text available online via Factiva (13/05/2002- Current)
Notes: Continues The Japan economic journal
- Sankei shinbun
Full text available online via Factiva
Osaka-ban (01/05/2004- Current), Tokyo-ban (21/01/1997- Current)
Notes: Japanese language
- Tosho shinbun
Location: Matheson Library Asian Studies Research: Japanese Serials 028.06 T714
no. 891 (1967) – no. 1403 (1977) (incomplete)
Notes: Japanese language
- Yomiuri shinbun shukusatsuban (Tokyo, Japan)
Location: Matheson Library Asian Studies Research: Japanese Serials 079.52 Y54
no. 431 (July 1994) to no. 526 (June 2002)
Full text available online via Factiva (01/01/2002- Current)
Notes: Japanese language

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