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Japanese Historical Periodicals at the Library of Congress

Search & Reference Tools

Below is a listing of helpful bibliographic guides and article indexes that are useful for conducting research with historical periodicals, especially when it comes to locating specific articles.

Subscription databases marked with a padlock are available to researchers on-site at the Library of Congress. If you are unable to visit the Library, you may be able to access these resources through your local public or academic library.

Free databases and e-resources are freely accessible online. While this list is not exhaustive of all free resources, it highlights the breadth and depth of what is available today.

Databases and e-resources for searching periodicals