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Search for books and magazines

1 CiNii BooksExternal Link
Searchable database of books and magazines maintained in university libraries
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2 NDL- OPACExternal Link
Search the collection of the National Diet Library, such as books, magazines, newspapers, the magazine articles index, doctoral dissertations, standards, reports, etc.
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3 Cross-search the libraries in TokyoExternal Link
Cross-search materials in public libraries in the Tokyo metropolitan area.
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Search for academic papers and articles

1 CiNii ArticlesExternal Link
Service that provides academic paper information with a focus on Japanese academic papers. It also includes papers that are free and open to the public.
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All Campus GakuNin
2 Web of ScienceExternal Link
Searchable database for academic documents and citation index maintained by the Thomson Reuters Corporation; includes academic journals covering natural science, social science and the humanities. Searching by citation information is also available.

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3 ScopusExternal Link
One of the world’s largest databases of abstracts; maintained by Elsevier. It contains over 21,000 journals and over 51 million documents.

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4 EBSCOhostExternal Link
A database with a cross-search option, maintained by EBSCO, for full texts and abstracts. An electronic book collection is available as well.

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5 MLA International BibliographyExternal Link
A database that indexes documents related to literature, linguistics and folklore. It includes over two million publications from around the world—including Europe, the United States, Asia and Africa—from 1926 on.
All Campus GakuNin
1 access
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6 House of Commons Parliamentary PapersExternal Link
Records of parliamentary papers of the UK’s House of Commons from the eighteenth to twentieth centuries. You can also search through the collection from NII-REO involving humanities and social sciences.
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7 CINAHL with FullTextExternal Link
A database of documents on nursing and health, including healthcare-related books, conference proceedings and nursing dissertations.
All Campus GakuNin
4 access
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8 MEDLINEExternal Link
A searchable database of medical-related documents on topics such as biotechnology, public health, clinical practices, animal and plant science, nursing, dentistry and veterinary medicine.
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9 PubMedExternal Link
A searchable database for medical-related documents offered by the United States National Library of Medicine.
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10 Ichushi-WebExternal Link
A searchable database of documents published in Japan relating to medicine, dentistry, pharmaceutical science, nursing and similar fields.
Minami-Osawa Hino Arakawa
10 access
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11 Medical OnlineExternal Link
In addition to searching for documents and full texts from medical and academic journals of Japan, this also contains information about medical-related services such as pharmaceuticals and medical equipment.
Arakawa
12 SaishinKangoSakuin Web (the latest index in nursing)External Link
A searchable database for documents collected by the Japanese Nursing Association Library about nursing and related fields previously appearing in magazines and bulletins published in Japan.
Arakawa
3 access
13 Cochrane LibraryExternal Link
A database with a core focus on systematic reviews provided by Cochrane.
Arakawa                  1 access How to useExternal Link
14 MathScinetExternal Link
A comprehensive database for bibliographies and reviews maintained by the American Mathematical Society covering mathematical documents from around the world.
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15 magazine plusExternal Link
Japan’s largest database of magazine articles and bibliographies, which includes general magazines, specialized magazines, university bulletins and foreign magazines.
Minami-Osawa
1 access
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16 WebOYA- bunkoExternal Link
A searchable database for abstracts of magazine articles provided by the Oya Soichi Library that focuses on general-interest magazines.
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Search for electronic journals and electronic books

EBSCO Publication FinderExternal Link
A comprehensive searchable database of electronic journals available for use at Tokyo Metropolitan University.
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1 ScienceDi rectExternal Link
Electronic journal service by Elsevier, for the science, technology, medicine and social science fields.

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2 Wiley Online LibraryExternal Link
Electronic journals published by Wiley. In addition to subscribed publications, you can view the full text of about 1,400 titles.
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3 SpringerLinkExternal Link
An online collection of journals and books related to science, technology and medicine published by Springer, Birkhauser, and other related publishers.

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4 NatureExternal Link
Online editions of Nature magazine. Issues from 1997 and onward are viewable.

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5 ScienceExternal Link
Online editions of "Science" magazine. Issues from 1997 and onward are viewable.
All Campus
6 OvidExternal Link
A cross-searching platform for electronic journals and electronic books on nursing and health science, physical therapy and rehabilitation, provided by WoltersKluwer.
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7 Project EuclidExternal Link
An electronic journal platform specializing in mathematics. TMU has a subscription to the Prime Collection, with forty titles available.
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8 J- STAGEExternal Link
A system operated by the Japan Science and Technology Agency, which collects electronic journals published by academic societies within Japan.
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9 EBSCO eBook CollectionExternal Link
A service for viewing academic books. It also includes foreign and domestic dictionaries and encyclopedias, books specializing in various fields, business books and general books.
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10 Maruzen eBook LibraryExternal Link
An electronic book service for research institutions provided by Maruzen, specializing in academic books.
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Takita Choin, Gunsho RuijuExternal Link
Manuscripts provided by Takita Choin and volume 1 of Gunsho Ruiju are available for viewing through the JKBooks platform (TMU has a subscription to the Japanese edition).
All Campus GakuNin
4 access
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12 National Diet Library Digital CollectionsExternal Link
A service for searching and viewing the digital materials collected and stored by the National Diet Library. For more information on the materials provided, please see hereExternal Link.
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Database can be accessed by using the specific terminal

Search through dictionaries and encyclopedias

1 JapanKnowledge LibExternal Link
Cross-searches of various information are possible, such as dictionaries and encyclopedias (including foreign editions), magazines, news media and book collections.
All CampusGakuNin
4 access
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Search for newspaper articles

1 Nikkei Telecom 21
In addition to all Nikkei newspapers and magazine articles from the past three decades, you can search domestic and foreign corporate information, profiles of people and other information.
Database can be accessed by using the specific terminal
2 Kikuzo II VisualExternal Link
Asahi Shimbun is searchable from its first issue in 1879. Articles from AERA, Weekly Asahi and Chiezo are also available.
All Campus
3 access
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3 Yomidas Rekishikan
A database of Yomiuri Shimbun articles, from the first issue in 1874 to the latest issue.
Database can be accessed by using the specific terminal
*Limited to the Minami-Osawa Campus

4 Mainichi News pack
A database of Mainichi Shimbun articles, including those from the Tokyo headquarters (1987 onward), regional editions, the weekly Economist, and others.
Database can be accessed by using the specific terminal
*Limited to the Minami-Osawa Campus
5 the Tokyo Metropolitan Government's local newspaper
An electronic version of the Tokyo Metropolitan Government's local newspaper, the Tosei Shimpo, which publishes information about the Tokyo Metropolitan Government.
Database can be accessed by using the specific terminal
*Limited to the Minami-Osawa Campus
6 the Japan Education Press
Full-text articles from the newspaper of the Japan Education Press, a national newspaper specializing in education.
Database can be accessed by using the specific terminal
*Limited to the Minami-Osawa Campus
7 The Official Gazette Search Service
The official gazette from the date of enactment of the Constitution of Japan (May 3, 1947) up to the current day (updated around 8:30 every morning) is available for search.
Database can be accessed by using the specific terminal
*Limited to the Minami-Osawa Campus
 
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