This site aims to be your research navigator for Modern Japanese History with focus on English sources.
Your questions, suggestions, and feedback are most critical to make this tool useful.
Kuniko Yamada McVey Librarian for the Japanese Collection voice: 617-495-3395
You may want to check Research Guide for Japanese Studies for further exploration.
Harvard Resources & Services
HOLLIS+: a powerful Discovery Tool that allows you to search Books and Articles together, and more. You will gain more access to online resources and services by logging-in.
OASIS (Online Archival Search Information System): finding aids for archival and manuscript collections.
VIA (Visual Information Access): a catalog to images owned by Harvard, dose not use original characters in searching.
A Selection of Web-Accessible Collections : including Early Photography of Japan
Digital contents from Harvard collection
Yenching Japanese Books in GBS over 120 Japanese books are fully digitized in Google Book Search.
鶴見俊輔旧蔵書 Books once held and read by Shunsuke Tsurumi '41
Joseph Berry Keanan Digital Collection : comprised of manuscript materials and photographs of the US prosecutor of the Japanese War Crimes Trial.
Etz-Trudell collection of hand-colored lantern slides of Japan Over 500 color slides (1900-1940) are viewable
Early Photography of Japan Over 2000 images from 40 albums sre viewable