Databases A-Z

  • A digitized version of the print edition of Kokushi daijiten, one of the largest encyclopedias of Japanese history. Including approx. 54,000 entries, it encompasses every aspect of Japan's history and includes entries in related fields such as archaeology, folklore, religion, art, Japanese language, Japanese literature and geography. (Restricted to 2 simultaneous user.)

    This database is now merged into JapanKnowledge Lib. To search this content only, select “AdvancedSearch” and then select “Enc. of Japanese History or 国史大辞典” from the drop down box.

    Publisher:
    Japan Knowledge
    Type:
    Electronic books
    Rights:
    Licensed for all KU students, faculty, and staff connecting to the Internet., Restricted to 1 simultaneous user.

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