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Japanese studies

Online dictionaries


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

See also the Newspapers library guide

The University of Melbourne

Visit the University of Melbourne, Baillieu Library. Available for walk-in users on the Library premises.

Yomidasu Rekishikan

Yomidas Rekishikan is an online database of 11 million articles covering every issue of The Yomiuri Shimbun newspaper since its first issue in 1874. The database has four parts: the Meiji, Taisho and Showa Eras section contains high-quality scans of the articles as they appeared in the original print editions during these periods. The Heisei Era section presents articles in a convenient text view, and for articles since December 2008 there is a clipping view of the original article. 

State Library Victoria

Visit the State Library Victoria, and how to find items in newspapers.