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Japanese Culture and Language Resources

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This is a selective list of books, Ebooks, videos and websites about the Japanese language and culture. To search for more titles about Japan and Japanese, you can also use the "Search FSCJ Library Catalog" box below.

Below is a list of call number ranges where you can find more materials in Japanese or about the history & culture of Japanese societies.

Library of Congress Call Numbers
DD 801-897..........History of Japan PL 500-699.........Japanese Language PL 700-889...........Japanese Literature

**Audio-Visual Materials will have an AV in front of the call number.

Did you know?

Brazil is home to the largest Japanese population outside Japan. To learn more, click on one of these links:

Japan, Brazil mark a century of settlement, family ties

Japanese Brazilians

Japanese Language Learning Materials

This video comes from the series: The Ultimate Guide to Japanese Pronunciation, in our Films on Demand database.

Websites & Databases

Japanese Feature Films

Japanese Culture

This video is from the series: Video Culture Class--Japanese Holidays in our Films on Demand database.

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