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Japanese language, literature & culture

A guide to the library & web resources on this subject

Dictionaries, Courseware, and Tutorials

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Online Dictionaries and Translators

Online Courses and Tutorials

Additional Resources

  • BBC Guide to Japanese - Collection of words, phrases, facts, and tips.
  • TuneIn - Listen to Japanese radio stations: talk, music, and sports. 
  • TED - Listen to TED Talks in Japanese. 
  • Class Central - MOOCs offered in Japanese on subjects from Computers to Culture.

Playlists of Video Lessons from Japan Society