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Electronic Journals

 We subscribe the journals listed in the page below.

Databases

 We subscribe the following databases.

Databases with * have a limit on the number of concurrent users.
We terminate the subscription of some databases, and start subscribing others. Please see "here" for the details.

TitleAvailabilityConcurrent user limitContent
18th/19th/20th Century House of Commons Parliamentary PapersAll Campus
Available via VPN,Shibboleth
Full text database for House of Commons parliamentary papers in 18th century (1688-1834), 19th century (1801-1900) and 20th century (1901-2004).
beck-onlineAll Campus
Available via VPN until June 30, 2020. → This service has ended.
German legal database by C.H. Beck. The titles below are full text available.
-Strafrecht Plus
-NJW Plus
-AP Plus
Biological AbstractsAll Campus
Available via VPN
*Bibliographic database in biology, medicine, biotechnology, environmental studies, agriculture and interdisciplinary fields.
The subscription was terminated. (Data of 1969-2017 are still available.)
CINAHLAll Campus
Available via VPN,Shibboleth
*Bibliographic database nursing and allied health.
Current Index to Japanese Nursing Literature Web versionShikata Campus
Japanese lang.
*A database that can search journal articles on nursing science in Japan.
EBM ReviewsAll Campus
Available via VPN
*Full text database for reviews about evidenced based medicine.
EconlitAll Campus
Available via VPN
*Bibliographic database in economic research.
eolAll campus
Available via VPN
*Full text database for corporate information in Japan.
Essential Science IndicatorsAll Campus
Available via VPN
Database based on journal article publication counts and citation data from Thomson Scientific databases.
Ichushi-WebTsushima and Shikata Campus
Japanese lang.
*An exhaustive collection of Japanese biomedical literature.
JapanKnowledge LibAll Campus
Available via VPN,Shibboleth
Japanese lang.
*JapanKnowledge Lib is an online web archive that has the large corpus of encyclopedia, dictionaries, reference compilations, and periodical resources (approximately 50 different sources) in Japan.
JDream IIITsushima Campus
Available via VPN
Japanese lang.
*It is one of the largest science and technology literature databases in Japan that can search literature information on science and technology, medical and medicine related domestic and overseas.
Journal Citation ReportsAll Campus
Available via VPN
Database for evaluating the world's leading journals, with quantifiable, statistical information based on citation data.
Kikuzo II VisualAll Campus
Available via VPN
Japanese lang.
*The Kikuzo II Visual from the Asahi Shimbun Company is an online article database that permits easy investigation of past events.
Koyukai ZasshiAll Campus
Available via VPN,Shibboleth
Japanese lang.
*Koyukai zasshi is a school journal of First Higher School, a high school under the old system of education.
Lex/DBAll Campus
Available via VPN until March 31, 2021.
Japanese lang.
*It is one of the largest legal information databases in Japan that comprehensively recorded judicial precedents from the case of the Grand Theater in 1875 to today.
MathSciNetAll Campus
Available via VPN
Bibliographic database in mathematics.
Medical OnlineAll Campus
Available via VPN,Shibboleth
Japanese lang.
General web site of medical information for medical workers.
MLAAll Campus
Available via VPN,Shibboleth
Bibliographic database in literature, lanugage and linguistics.
OECD iLibrary (Books, Papers & StatisticsAll Campus
Available via VPN
Full text database for books, papers and statistics published by OECD.
The subscription was terminated. (Data below are still available.
Book, Paper: 1998-2017 (PDF, Excel)
Statistics: archive data (CSV) published during subscription term)
The Official Gazette Search ServicePlease contact the Reference Counter of Central Library (9-17, weekdays).
Japanese lang.
*Full text database for a the Official Gazette of Japan (May 3, 1947-).
PressReaderAll Campus
Available via VPN
Full text database for past 90 days of newspapers and magazines around the world.
PsycINFOTsushima Campus (Psychology majors) Only*Bibliographic database in psychology.
SciFinder-nAll Campus
Registration Required (On campus or VPN only)
Available via VPN
Available via off campus until October 18, 2020 (ID/password required). However, user registration is only available on campus or VPN.
Bibliographic and fact database in chemistry.
SciFinder (Web version)
※New version of SciFinder,「SciFinder-n」is available. SciFinder (Web version) will be terminated (the exact date hasn't been decided).
All Campus
Registration Required (On campus or VPN only)
Available via VPN
Available via off campus until October 18, 2020 (ID/password required). However, user registration is only available on campus or VPN.
Bibliographic and fact database in chemistry.
Springer ProtocolsAll Campus
Available via VPN
Full text database of reproducible laboratory protocols in the Life and Biomedical Sciences.
Protocols published until 2011 are available.
TaiyoAll Campus
Available via VPN,Shibboleth
Japanese lang.
*Services that can read the text of the general magazine "Taiyo" 3rd Collection Taisho period (January 1913 to February 1928, 144 volumes) published by Hakubunkan
Today's Diagnosis and TreatmentAll Campus
Available via VPN
Japanese lang.
*Large-scale reference database containing massive amounts of data necessary for medical examinations.
Web of ScienceAll Campus
Available via VPN,Shibboleth
Bibliographic database consists of Science Citation Index, Social Science Citation Index and Arts & Humanities Citation Index.
Westlaw NextAll Campus
Available via VPN
Full text database for American legal sources.
Yomidas RekishikanAll Campus
Available via VPN
Japanese lang.
*Full text database for a newspaper published by the Yomiuri Shimbun.

E-Books

 We subscribe the following e-books.



Classification (NDC)

NDC is abbreviation of Nippon Decimal Classification.
000 General works100 Philosophy
010 Libraries/Library and information science
020 Books. Bibliography
030 General encyclopedias
040 General collected essays
050 Genera serial publications
060 General societies
070 Journalism. Newspapers
080 General collections
090 Rare books. Local collections.
110 Special treatises on philosophy
120 Oriental thought
130 Western philosophy
140 Psychology
150 Ethics. Morals
160 Religion
170 Shinto
180 Buddhism
190 Christianity
200 General history300 Social science
210 General history of Nippon
220 General history of Asia
230 General history of Europe
240 General history of Africa
250 General history of North America
260 General history of South America
270 General history of Oceania/General history of Polar Regions
280 General biography
290 General geography/Description travel
310 Political science
320 Law
330 Economics
340 Public finance
350 Statistics
360 Society
370 Education
380 Customs, folklore and ethnology
390 National defence. Military science
400 Natural science500 Technology. Engineering
410 Mathematics
420 Physics
430 Chemistry
440 Astronomy. Space sciences
450 Earth sciences
460 Biology
470 Botany
480 Zoology
490 Medical sciences
510 Construction. Civil engineering
520 Architecture. Building
530 Mechanical engineering
540 Electrical engineering
550 Maritime engineering. Weapons
560 Metal and mining engineering
570 Chemical technology
580 Manufactures
590 Domestic arts and sciences
600 Industry and commerce700 The arts. Fine arts
610 Agriculture
620 Horticulture
630 Sericulture. Silk industry
640 Animal husbandry
650 Forestry
660 Fishing industry. Fisheries
670 Commerce
680 Transportation services
690 Communication services
710 Sculpture. Plastic arts
720 Painting. Pictorial arts. Shodo
730 Engraving
740 Photography and photographs
750 Industrial arts
760 Music. Theatrical dancing
770 Theater. Motion pictures
780 Sports and physical training
790 Accomplishments and amusements
800 Language900 Literature
810 Nipponese
820 Chinese. Other Oriental languages
830 English
840 German
850 French
860 Spanish
870 Italian
880 Russian
890 Other languages
910 Nipponese literature
920 Chinese literature/Other Oriental literature
930 English and American literature
940 German literature
950 French literature
960 Spanish literature
970 Italian literature
980 Russian literature
990 Literatures of other languages


Platform

TitleAvailabilityConcurrent
user limit
Content
AMS Contemporary Mathematics SeriesTsushima CampusSeries of ebooks in mathematics provided by American Mathematical Society, 1980-2016.
Books@Ovid Nursing Book CollectionAll campus
※Available via VPN
Nursing book collection provided by Ovid.
The title list
Cambridge EbooksAll campus
※Available via VPN,Shibboleth
EBooks provided by Cambridge University Press.
The title list 1
The title list 2
The title list 3
eBook Collection (EBSCOhost)All campus
※Available via VPN,Shibboleth
*Collection mainly focused on scientific books.
→ The list in Library Catalog
e.g.
朝倉物理学体系
朝倉書店基礎数学シリーズ
朝倉書店数学30講シリーズ
現代史資料 - 第1期~第4期 (みすず書房)
紀伊国屋数学叢書
卜部亮吾侍従日記
看護のための最新医学講座36巻
昭和財政史
Elsevier ScienceDirect Methods in enzymologyAll campus
※Available via VPN,Shibboleth
Series of ebooks in biochemistry and molecular biology,1955-2006.
Elsevier ScienceDirect Reference WorksAll campus
※Available via VPN,Shibboleth
Collection of 23 reference books provided by Elsevier.
The list in Library Catalog
Gruyter eBooks PackagesAll campus
※Available via VPN
About 140 ebooks in law in 2009 from Walter de Gruyter's ebook collection.
The list in Library Catalog
Infobase Publishing eBooksAll campus EBooks provided by Infobase Publishing.
The title list 1
The title list 2
Karger eBook Series CollectionAll campus
※Available via Shibboleth
EBooks provided by Karger.
The title list
KinoDen(Kinokuniya Digital Library)All campus
※Available via VPN,Shibboleth
*A service that provides academic institution materials.
LibrariEAll campus
※Available via Shibboleth
*English Extensive Reading Books.
- Oxford Bookworms
Japanese Extensive Reading Books.
MARUZEN eBook LibraryAll campus
※Available via VPN,Shibboleth
*A service that provides academic institution materials.
→The list in Library Catalog
e.g.
Wiley for Dummies
臨床精神医学講座 全36巻セット(中山書店)
The manual provided by Maruzen-Yushodo
Oxford Scholarship Online(LAW)All campus
※Available via VPN
Oxford Scholarship eBook collection.
- Law →The title list
ProQuest Ebook CentralAll campus
※Available via VPN,Shibboleth
*A service that provides academic institution materials.
RSC The Merck Index Online 15 ed.All campus The Merck Index Online offers the same highly authoritative information as the print edition in a convenient and easily searchable full text database.
Springer eBooksAll campus
※Available via VPN,Shibboleth
Collection of over 10000 ebooks provided by Springer.
-Behavioral Science 2005-2008
-Biomedical & Life Sciences 2005-2010
-Business & Economics 2005-2012
-Chemistry & Materials Science 2005-2008
-Computer Science 2005-2008
-Engineering 2005-2008
-Mathematics & Statistics 2005-2011
(Lecture notes in Mathematics 1964-1996)
-Physics & Astronomy 2005-2009
-Medicine 2010-2011
Springer Lecture NoteAll campus
※Available via VPN,Shibboleth
provided by Springer.
-Mathematics1964-2014
(2005-2011 in Mathematics & Statistics)
-Physics1969-2004
Wiley Online Reference WorksAll campus
※Available via VPN,Shibboleth
Referenceworks provided by Wiley.
Wiley Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial ChemistryAll campus
※Available via VPN,Shibboleth
A benchmark reference in chemistry and chemical and life science engineering, covering inorganic and organic chemicals, advanced materials, pharmaceuticals, polymers and plastics, metals and alloys, biotechnology and biotechnological products, food chemistry, process engineering and unit operations, analytical methods, environmental protection, and much more.
70 Jahre Grundgesetz (GG) Anniversary eBook Collection(Duncker & Humblot)All campus EBooks provided by Duncker & Humblot.
The title list
* There are some books that does not appear on search results.

English Extensive Reading Books

= Recommended series
eBook Collection (EBSCOhost) = eBook Collection (EBSCOhost), MARUZEN eBook Library = MARUZEN eBook Library, LibrariE = LibrariE, ProQuest Ebook Central = ProQuest Ebook Central

Graded Readers
Biographical Readers
Children's Books/Leveled Readers
Original Books

Japanese Extensive Reading Books

Graded Readers
Original Books