JapanKnowledge is an online web archive that boasts the largest corpus of encyclopedia, dictionaries, reference compilations, and periodical resources (approximately 50 different sources) in Japan. JapanKnowledge’s cross-search brings results from its wide-ranging libraries, from dictionaries of a variety of language besides Japanese and English to encyclopedias of history that delve deeply into historical facts and book series.
FSU has access to JapanKnowledge Lib, Kokushi Daijiten, and Shinpen Kokka Taikan.
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How to use Japan Knowledge (video)
JapanKnowledge Lib (pdf)
Shinpen Kokka Taikan (pdf)