guide to the Japanese library collections of Western North America

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Western Regional Japanese Library Conference , (s.l.)
Statementcompiled and distributed by the Western Regional Japanese Library Conference ; (edited by Donald H. Shively).
ContributionsShively, Donald H., Western Regional Japanese Library Conference.
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Publisher: [Berkeley, Calif.?]: Western Regional Japanese Library Conference, Edition/Format: Print book: English: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Libraries -- United States -- Special collections -- Japanese language -- Directories. The NCC works to expand and improve access to library resources and information about Japan, through collaboration with institutions and organizations in North America, Japan, and elsewhere.

NCC coordinates projects to cooperatively develop Japanese collections and articulate the information needs of librarians, scholars, and : Kai Okada. The library pays special attention to building special collections such as film and LGBTQ ephemera collections.

There is occasional acquisition of pre imprints that contribute to the uniqueness of the collection as well as a deeper understanding of the subjects covered and the history of the book among Japanese studies scholars.

The Library's Pre-Meiji collection includes a rare manuscript, "Kabuki Sugatami," written by kabuki actor Nakamura Nakazo in The actor's manuscript is a valuable source for the study of kabuki and its history. Washington Evening Star editor Crosby Noyes was far from alone in his fascination with Japanese art.

Japanese manuscripts and rare books are consulted at the Bodleian Japanese Library. English-language material and transliterated Japanese material can be found in the Weston Library.

All links here are to the SOLO library record for the book/journal (which gives further details and location information) or to other online resources. The Library is home to hundreds of archival collections and oversingle manuscripts, books, prints, photographs, and ephemera documenting the history of what is now the Northeast, Midwest, and South of the United States, as well as the Atlantic and Central regions of Canada, from the colonial era through the end of World War II.

Part of the Yale University Library system, the Beinecke Library opened in in a building designed by the architectural firm of Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, with volumes from the Rare Book Room of Sterling Library, and three special collections: the Collection of American Literature, the Collection of Western Americana, and the Collection of.

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Particular title: If you know what book you are looking for, follow the steps below to find the book. Washington University library Classic Catalog Start here.

Our Japanese language collection covers a wide range of academic fields and historical periods. We have particularly strong collections in Literature (classical through contemporary.

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Library Collections The University of Washington houses robust collections related to Japan. At overvolumes, the Japanese collection at the UW Tateuchi East Asia Library is one of the largest in the country.

Materials include reference books, monographs, periodicals, databases, maps, course books, microfilm, microfiche, videos and DVDs. All areas in which teaching and research. Cooperative Collection Development Working Group: Communicate with other Japanese Collections in North America and exchange the collection trends and focus of each of these schools in order to avoid unnecessary duplicates within the continent.

The smaller JAC-Western Art Catalog Collection recently relocated to Columbia University's Avery Architectural and Fine Art Library. The JAC Western Collection is curated by Paula Gabbard Senior Bibliographer at the Avery Library ([email protected]) with the assistance of Sachie Noguchi and Hideyuki Morimoto from Columbia's C.V.

Starr East Asian Library. The JAC-Western Collection. The Japanese literature and visual culture program at Columbia has continued its leadership role, training and placing, in just the last two decades, more than forty PhDs graduates in institutions of higher learning throughout North America, Europe, and Asia, more than any other program by far.

This Peterson's Field Guide companion to the eastern trees includes all the native and naturalized trees of western North America. Nearly trees are beautifully illustrated in color, along with comparison charts, range maps, keys to plants in leafless condition, and text.

Worldcat. HathiTrust Digital Library: digital contents from over 50 institutions totalling over million volumes are preserved and searchable.

Internet Archive. Google Books. b ooks on Japan in English *Primari l y for Japanese sources. NDL Search: a search portal of National Diet Library, which aims to be an access point for multi-format materials in public libraries, archives.

The Environmental Design Library has a rare book collection of more than 4, volumes housed in the Sigrid L. Rupp Rare Book Vault. Established at the turn of the century by John Galen Howard, founder of the Department of Architecture, the Environmental Design Library rare book collection is unsurpassed by any publicly accessible library in.

Should you happen to spot—say, in a yard sale, thrift store or grandparent’s house—an old copy of that classic of ornithological literature, A Field Guide to the Birds, have a close first printing of the first edition of is calling for prices well over $10, in the antiquarian book trade. Facsimile of "Lewis and Clark's Track Across the Western Portion of North America from the Mississippi to the Pacific Ocean: by order of the executive of the United States in5 & 6, copied by Samuel Lewis from the original drawing of Wm.

Clark; Saml. Harrison. Great deals on Antiquarian & Collectible Books in Japanese. Get cozy and expand your home library with a large online selection of books at Fast & Free shipping on many items.

Japanese Studies Resource Guide for EALC Grad Students Japanese studies research resources and library guide for graduate students in the Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures.

Subject Guides. Asian Rare Book Collection + vols. The Asian Collection consists of material dating from the 14th to the 20th centuries. Guide for. The PCL Map Collection includes more thanmaps, yet less than 20% of the collection is currently online.

A $5, $15, or $25 contribution will help us fund the cost of acquiring and digitizing more maps for free online access. Consulate-General of Japan.

Documental History of Law Cases Affecting Japanese in the United States, 2 Vols. San Francisco: Consulate- General of Japan, New York: Arno Press, The Asian Experience in North America: Chinese and Japanese.

Roger Daniels, advisory ed. The North American Mycological Association (NAMA) is a (c)(3) nonprofit organization with 80 affiliated clubs and over 1, members. NAMA is committed to the promotion of scientific and educational activities related to fungi. Collections The American Antiquarian Society aims to collect one example of everything printed in what was once British North America before the year (and a few collections extend through ), as well as select manuscripts.

In two centuries of collecting, AAS has accumulated some four million items towards that comprehensive goal and continues to add to these holdings. Click the Search Globes button to delve into our varied assortment of globes of every type, size, age, and price range; including Terrestrial, Celestial & Lunar globes.

And we have some very special sets of paired Terrestrial & Celestial globes. From pocket globes to floor models, from lighted globes to black ocean specimens, and Tellurians and Planetaria our collection is extensive. Explore our list of Japanese American Fiction Books at Barnes & Noble®.

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Relocating Authority: Japanese Americans Writing to Redress Mass Incarceration. Boulder: University Press of Colorado, DA6 S54 [Special Collections Research. The North American Coordinating Council on Japanese Library Resources (NCC) works to expand and improve access to library resources and other forms of information about Japan within the existing framework of North American library collections, through grant programs, and by working with collaborating organizations in North America, Japan, and.

Map Collection. DeGolyer Library has over 3, maps, from the 15 th to the 20 th centuries, and most devoted to North America and the American West in particular. Represented are the great European mapmakers such as Sanson, DeLisle, and Coronelli, as well as American counterparts like Tanner, Mitchell, and Colton.Similarly, "Maps - North America" [subject search string] would find all maps of North America.

For world maps, use "World maps -[date]". It should be kept in mind that some of the most important maps in the Department of Special Collections will be found not in the Historic Maps Collection but in printed volumes in the rare book collections.Butterflies of America is a comprehensive image archive, currently including all American butterfly species and subspecies from the Arctic Circle to Panama, and the Caribbean Islands (except Trinidad and Tobago).

As of January,overimages are posted to the site. Butterflies of America is especially useful for identifying northern Neotropical Hesperiidae, Lycaenidae and Riodinidae.