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Textbook Locations

Japanese language textbooks are located either on the 2nd or 4th floor depends on the primary language of instructions. Accompanying audiovisual materials may be housed at the Media Services Center. Check the location information carefully.

Instructions mainly written in Japanese
MAIN Japanese Collection -> 2nd floor

Instructions mainly written in English
MAIN Collection -> 4th floor

Accompanying DVDs and CDs if shelved separately
MAIN Media Collection -> 1st floor

 

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Then select By subject from search type menu.

Textbooks in General

Japanese language -- Textbooks for foreign speakers.

Japanese language -- Textbooks for foreign speakers -- English.

Japanese language -- Textbooks for foreign speakers -- German.

Japanese language -- Textbooks for foreign speakers -- Korean.

Japanese language -- Textbooks for foreign speakers -- Chinese.

Grammar 文法 ぶんぽう

To find textbooks for Japanese grammar, try the following searches:

  • Subject Heading used for Japanese grammar: Japanese language -- Grammar.
  • LC Call Number beginning with... : PL537
  • Keyword in Title: bunpo

Reading Skills

To find textbooks for reading skills, try the following searches:

  • Subject beginning with... : Japanese language -- Readers.
  • LC Call Number beginning with... : PL537
  • Keyword in Title: dokkai

 

Writing Skills

*** To find textbooks for your writing skills, try the following searches:

  • Subject beginning with... : Japanese language -- Composition and exercises.
     
  • LC Call Numbers beginning with... : PL637 or PL647
     
  • Try Advanced Search, set language limit to Japanese and use the following as subject words:
    Report writing
    Academic writing
    Dissertations, Academic

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