New content in JapanKnowledge 「東洋経済新報」 「週刊東洋経済」 明治28年11月ー昭和20年12月 ( The Oriental Economist, weekly. 1895-1945)
New content on trial in JapanKnowledge 平凡社「改訂新版 世界大百科事典」 2014
HOLLIS+: a new research tool that allows you to search Books and Articles together, and more.
HOLLIS Classic: able to search using "phrase", call number, and non-Roman characters.
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 Yenching's Hedda Morrison photo collection.
Open Collections program: virtual collections of thematically linked material selected from numerous Harvard repositories
Petzold Scrolls Collection
Some 450 scrolls on Japanese religion are viewable.
Yenching Books in GBS some 100 books are included in Google Book Search.
Joseph Berry Keanan Digital Collection : comprised of manuscript materials and photographs of the US procecutor of the Japanese War Crimes Trial.
Etz-Trudell collection of hand-colored lantern slides of Japan Over 500 color slides (1900-1940) are viewable.
This site aims to be your research navigator for Modern Japanese History with focus on Engish 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 Japnese Studies for further exploration.