Japanese Language and Culture
Where to look for information about Japanese language and culture.
IN THE LIBRARY
(NB: other areas may also have relevant material)
Material written in the Japanese language is held in the following collections:
Fiction material, including Manga is held in the Japanese corner.
Graded readers and non-fiction is held in the Japanese collection, at the end of the non-fiction collection
952 - Japan, history and travel
306.0952 - Japanese culture
338.952 - Japanese politics
327.51052- Japanese foreign relations
702.52 - Japanese art
495.65 - Japanese language
495.682421 - Learning Japanese
495.6 - Written Japanese
895.6 - Japanese literature (poetry, fiction, drama) also check the Fiction collection
791.433 & 306.0952- Manga and anime art
New Zealand Journal of Asian Studies
Includes English translations of Japanese manga. Some manga are also held in the original Japanese (located in the Japanese Corner).