Recent English Language Newspapers from Japan
Daily Yomiuri / Nikkei Weekly / Japan Times aggregated through Lexis-Nexis Academic
To Use: Click "Sources" tab on the left, type in newspaper name under "Find Sources," check desired box(es), click "Find Sources" on right, then perform your search
Some websites make recent issues available:
- Japan Times from 1999 to date is full text at http://www.japantimes.co.jp
- Daily Yomiuri from mid-2001 to date is full text at http://www.yomiuri.co.jp/
Recent Japanese Language Newspapers
Aggregated from multiple sources through Factiva: http://resolver.library.cornell.edu/misc/4394263
To Use: Click “Search Builder”, click “Source” tab on left, go to the "Select Source Category" dropdown box, select either “Publications - By Language” or “Web News - By Language”, select Japanese. Enter keyword(s) and specify dates (“All Dates” best for general search).
Older Newspaper Articles
Kikuzo II / Asahi Shinbun: networked electronic coverage (full text and keyword ) back to 1878
Instructions for using this database are available at:
Mainichi Shinbun: electronic coverage (on CD-R) for 1991-2000
Yomiuri Shinbun: electronic coverage for the Meiji Period (1868-1912), and the 1960s is available through a shared server at https://database.yomiuri.co.jp/rekishikan/; the same coverage is on CD-Rom in the Asia Reading Room. We hope to conclude negotiations on an agreement that will bring full access to Yomiuri's database to Cornell in 2010.
Nihon Keizai Shinbun: bound paper coverage (miniature version) from 1996-present (and sporadically for the early 1990s); microfilm coverage for most of the 1980s (1981,1983,1984,1988-1989); use the index for the 1990s.
Japan Times: Microfilm available at Asia film 4026
Nikkei Weekly: Available through Lexis Nexis (1980-date)