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Subject guide to Japanese Studies resources for study or research of the subject


Arts and Music Librarian & Assistant Librarian (Outreach & Engagement)

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Yin Yee Kwan
Ms. KWAN Yin Yee
Main Library,
University of Hong Kong,
Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong

How to Use this Subject Guide

This guide is developed to help you find selective library resources for your study or research in Japanese Studies. Click on the tabs above to locate different types of resources or for more information.


Jxiv is the first full-fledged preprint server in Japan that makes unpublished, pre-previewed papers (preprints) available for open access. It is operated by JST with the aim of supporting the acquisition of pre-emption rights on search results, accelerating research and development, contributing to the global academic community and building public knowledge through the rapid release and sharing of research papers.”

To learn more about Jxiv, please refer to the link to the introductory video available on the NCC Outreach Working Group LibGuide:

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At HKU, accessible teaching and learning are essential to offer an all-round support to our users. To know more, visit our LibGuide on SEN Support

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Groups of staff or students can request library instruction courses according to their information needs. For details, please contact your Subject Librarian