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Open-Access Resources from Research Institutes
琉球大学学術リポジトリ/University of the Ryukyus Repository
- To change the interface into Japanese, click 'Japanese' in the top bar.
- Repository from a dozen departments of the University of the Ryukyus (e.g. Law, Medicine, Science, Agriculture, Engineering)
沖縄地域学レポジトリ/Okinawa Repository Integrated Open-Access Network) (ORION)
Collection of online academic articles, bulletins and research materials from Okinawa Prefecture including universities, vocational schools, various research centers.
学術機関リポジトリデータベース / Institutional Repositories Databases (IRDB)
- Searchable in English
- Most papers available in Japanese, but some papers available in English and Chinese
- Participating institutions include Kyushu University, Nagasaki University, Ryukoku University, University of Shizuoka, Doshisha University, Hitotsubashi University, Kyoto Sangyo University etc.
Research on the short-tailed albatross
For more information on research institutes, please visit the Think Tanks tab of the Japan Studies Research Guide.
Photography on Senkaku Islands
For photo collections by the Office of Policy Planning and Coordination on Territory and Sovereignty / 内閣官房 領土・主権対策企画調整室, please visit the Government Resources tab of the Senkaku Islands Research Guide.