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HIST 374: Premodern Japanese History: Selected Online Sources

Digital Libraries

Open-access digital libraries with significant resources related to premodern Japanese history include:

Japanese Historical Text Initiative
Database of important Japanese historical documents with English translations.

Digital Collections of Keio University Libraries

National Archives of Japan Digital Archives

National Diet Library Digital Collections

eKokuhou / eMuseum
Digital collection of cultural treasures.

Laures Kirishitan Bunko Database (Sophia University)
Publications of Christian missionaries in Japan, 16th century to the present. Some sources in English.