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Okinawa Studies Research Guide: Home

This guide to introduce you to resources on contemporary Okinawan issues.

About GW Okinawa Collection

GW Okinawa Collection builds on the existing collection in the the Japan Resource Center and features scholarly materials that explore Okinawa from the past to the present from multiple perspectives. Established in June 2015, the Okinawa Collection is a collaboration between the Okinawa Prefectural Government and GW Gelman Library. Generously funded by the Okinawa Government, the Okinawa Collection features scholarly materials on Okinawa from the past to the present from multiple perspectives. 

Okinawa Collection Recent Acquisition Guide

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Okinawa Collection Recent Acquisitions

The topics includes, but not limited to, the Battle of Okinawa, Okinawan textiles, and U.S.-Japan military base issues.

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Kristen Luck, Ph.D.
Librarian, Okinawa Collection and Japan Resource Center
Gelman Library, Suite 708
2130 H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20052

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