Electronic books and texts
Cambridge histories online
Provides full text online access to the complete 250-plus volumes of Cambridge Histories reference series. Covers political, economic and social history,
philosophy and literature of selected countries and subjects.
Center for Japanese Studies Publications
"Provides variety of online materials in searchable, downloadable formats. These offerings include out-of-print books, the peer-reviewed Michigan Classics
Online, and the Faculty Series, which contains online books and archival material edited by Center Faculty. Much of the archival material is in Japanese, and all books in English are available in searchable and downloadable formats".
CIAO: Columbia international affairs online
Contains searchable full text of international affairs working papers from university research institutes, conference proceedings, policy briefs, economic
indicators, foundation-funded research projects and links to international affairs centers, institutes, and further resources.
Constitution of Japan
Mode of access: CD-ROM in Reserve Book Room.
Call Number: HESB RES Electronic KNX 2064.51947 .A2 C65 1998
Contains more than 500 documents relating to the composition and adoption of Japan's post-war constitution. "Transcripts of debates in the Japanese Diet
make up about two-thirds of the material. The collection also includes translations and annotations of other documents from the archives of the Japanese Foreign Ministry, from the National Diet Library, and from diaries and memoirs of leading Japanese participants in these events."--Publisher description.
Gale virtual reference library
Provides searchable full-text e-book versions of many reference works, including multi-volume encyclopedias, biographical collections, business plan handbooks,
company history compilations, consumer health references, and specialized handbooks, dictionaries, and encyclopedias.
HathiTrust Digital Library
A digital repository for the nation's great research libraries that brings together the immense collections of its partner institutions. It was initially
conceived as a collaboration of the thirteen universities of the Committee on Institutional Cooperation, the University of California system, and the University of Virginia to establish a repository for those universities to archive and share their digitized collections, and quickly expanded to include additional partners with fast growing treasure of digitized collections.
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JSTOR ebook collection
A collection of scholarly books in the areas of humanities and social sciences.
Oxford reference online. Premium
Cross-searchable access to dictionary, language reference, and subject reference works published by Oxford University Press. Also includes selected titles
from the series of Oxford companions.
Project Muse ebook collections
Coverage: 2012-2013 complete collections
A collection of scholarly books published by University Presses in the areas of humanities and social sciences.
Includes the full text of the Yomiuri Shinbun, from its initial publication in 1874 to date, as well as full text of the Daily Yomiuri, its English language
equivalent, and a biographical dictionary of modern Japanese figures. Articles are searchable by keywords in Japanese and English. The database is divided into three sections--Meiji, Taisho and Showa Eras; Heisei Era (September 1986 to present); The Daily Yomiuri (English publication). An additional section--The Contemporary Who's Who is available in Japanese only. Usage info: Licensed for 3 simultaneous users which is shared between 5 institutions.