Libraries

How to find books in Nagoya University

Nagoya University Library OPAC and Union Card Catalog
E-book

How to find books in Japan

WebcatPlus, NDL OPAC
Aichi prefecture Cross Database Retrieval (Only in Japanese), Other libraries' OPAC

How to find books overseas

British Library, Library of Congress
Other libraries

Books' information, Book shops, Publishers and Book reviews

Books' information

How to find books published in Japan
How to find books published overseas
How to find Chinese books
How to find Japanese used books
How to find foreign used books
How to find new books
How to find government publications

Book shops

Publishers

Book reviews

How to find books in Nagoya University
Nagoya University Library OPAC and Union Card Catalog

In Nagoya University Library OPAC, you can find books in Nagoya University.

Some books which were published before 1987 don't include Nagoya University Library OPAC.
The books acquired before 1987 by the University are registered in the union card catalog, Central Library 2nd floor.
Also you are able to find Chinese and Russian books, which were published before 1996, to find korean books and non-alphabetical language books, which were published before 2004.
ALL GSID Library books is seached by Nagoya University Library OPAC.

You can borrow books from other department libraries. The circulation policies vary according to each library.
You are able to request books from libraries of the Tsurumai and Daiko campus.


E-book

You can use following E-book.
  • Books for read
  • NetLibrary Detail
    NetLibrary eBooks are digital full-text versions of books such as reference works, scholarly monographs, literature and fiction, and also includes approximately 3,400 publicly-accessible e-books, many from Project Gutenberg.

    ScienceDirect

    SpringerLink Book Series

Others

How to find books in Japan
WebcatPlus

WebcatPlus gives you online access to books and serials are held in university libraries and research libraries in Japan@and find the latest publications that are not yet in libraries.
Webcat Plus helps you find out-of-print books that are in the collections of university libraries and other institutions. You can even find the latest publications that are not yet in libraries.

WebcatPlus has 2 search mode.
Associative search: Just as human beings can instinctively associate a particular word with numerous other words, this search method uses your search keywords to extract other words having a high association with them.
Matching search: If you have a particular book in mind, this method allows you to search for such books by entering its title, author or other information.

104. You can use Inter-Library Loan and Photocopies, too.
Only GSID members are able to apply Inter-Library loan service for GSID Library.

National Institute of Informatics provide many service and databases.
GeNii(NII Scholarly and Academic Information Portal) : The platform of the scientific information which National Institute of Informatics offers.
Webcat: Catalogs of books and journals held by university libraries.
CiNii (NII Scholarly and Academic Information Navigator) : Display of citation references information on treatises and links to full-text.
KAKEN: You can search the research projects selected for Grant-in-Aid Scientific Research and the summaries of the research results collectively.
NII-DBR:You can search the specialized databases created by Japanese societies and research groups.
NII-REO: NII Electronic Journal Repository (NII-REO), installing electronic journals of each publisher, provides electronic journals for universities steadily and continuously, and enables to search for journal articles across the publishers.
Academic Information Resources at Universities : Comprehensive search of information on universities resource through metadata
Academic Society Home Village: List of links to Japanese academic societies
Sciterm (Online Scientific Terms) : Crossing search of scientific terms on each field which recorded by "scientific glossary" the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology issued.

NDL OPAC

National Diet Library is the biggest library in Japan. Library holds many books, periodicals maps, theses and more.
Moreover you can search the article by National Diet Library's OPAC.

You can apply Inter-Library Loan for National Diet Library.
nly GSID members are able to apply Inter-Library loan service for GSID Library.

Aichi prefecture Cross Database Retrieval (Only in Japanese)

Aichi prefecture Cross Database Retrieval, you can search book for many public libraries at once.

You can visit the public library directory. And you can apply Inter-Library Loan through the GSID Library.
This service is FREE. But it takes time.

Other libraries' OPAC

You can search the some special libraries and research libraries' OPAC.
Academic Resource Guide
OPAC links in Japan
Pulic libraries OPAC links
Jcross : Cross search the many OPAC

You can apply Inter Library Loan.
Japan International Cooperation Library
Institute of Development EconomiesOPAC

How to find books overseas
British Library

British Library Integrated Catalogue is British Libraries' OPAC.

When you apply inter library loan for overseas library, you have to confirm the library in Japan.
And fill out the "Application form for overseas" in GSID Library counter.
You can get the article by British Library at 2 weeks.
Cost: about 2,000/1 order

Library of Congress

The Library of Congress@Online Catalogs

You can apply inter library loan for oversears library
When you apply inter library loan for overseas library, you have to confirm the library in Japan. And fill out the "Application form for overseas" in GSID Library counter.

Sometimes it will take more than six months. And the copying might cost more than ten thousand yen.
When you have a question, feel free to library staffs.

Other libraries

Overseas libraries link
Libraries in the World
Tukuba Unibersity Library
National Library Catalogs Worldwide
InfoLib Global Finder NET
Cross search the Z39.50 protocol based OPAC
Asia
The National Library of Korea
Korea
National Library of China
China
National Central Library
Taiwan
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, University Library
Hong Kong
National Library Board of Singapore
Singapore
ISEAS Library
Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, Singapore
National Library of Thailand
Thailand
National Library of Vietnam
Viet Nam
INFLIBNET
India's Academic and Research Community
Europe
British Library for Development Studies at IDS
COPAC
Major University and National Libraries in the UK and Ireland
Der Deutschen Bibliothek
Germans' union catalog
Catalogues et ressources electroniques
France
Les Bibliotheques de L'ULB
Belgium
BIBSYS
Norway
LIBRIS
Swedens' union catalog
Russia's OPAC
Russia

North and South America
OhioLINK Central Catalogue
Ohio Library and Information Network


Oceania
Australian union catalogues
National Library of Australia Catalogue

International organizations
United Nations Dag Hammarskjold Library
United Nations
JOLIS Library Catalog
World Bank Group and International Monetary Fund
Refugee Studies Centre Library Catalogue

Books' information
How to find books published in Japan
Books.or.jp
Books in print
e-hon search
Japanese book shops Network
Nihon Kotenseki Union Catalog "“ú–{ŒÃ“TÐ‘‡–Ú˜^"
Japanese old books
Book Map "V‘ƒ}ƒbƒv"

How to find books published overseas
BookFinder.com
Compare prices on over 125 million books for sale
ACADEMIA
Online magazine and resource for academic libraries
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How to find Chinese books
Toho Shoten "“Œ•û‘“X"
Books on China
Chugoku Shoten "’†‘‘“X"
ShuChong "‘’Ž"
Online book shop

How to find Japanese used books
Super Genji "ƒX[ƒp[Œ¹Ž"
Japanese old book portal site
Old Book Mark
Cross search the old books
Old book shop in Japan "“ú–{‚̌Ö{‰®"
Book Town Jimbou "Book Town ‚¶‚ñ‚Ú‚¤"Kanda Jimbou-cho Official site
Bunsei Shoin
Bunsei Shoin was founded by Fukumatsu Onuma, father of the present director, in 1930.
e-BOOKOFF

How to find foreign used books
alibris
Over 60 million used, new, and out-of-print books
AbeBooks.com
Online marketplace for books
Bibliofind
Millions of rare, used, and out-of-print books
Akaikutsu.Inc
World's Largest network of independent booksellers


How to find new books
Shuppan Digest "o”Ń_ƒCƒWƒFƒXƒg.net"
Specialized Book in Japan
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Small Publisher and Local publisher

How to find government publications
English publications
Japan
National Documents in Taiwan "­•{•¶àَ‘u–Ô"
Taiwan
U. S. Government Printing Office
United States

Book shops
List to Bookshops
Online book shops' links
Best Buy Books
Book shops' database cross retrieval
Amazon.com
Barns and Noble
Bookwire
Buecher.de
German book shop
Mezhdunarodnaya Kniga
Russian book shop
Honya Town "–{‚âƒ^ƒEƒ“"
Maruzen "ŠÛ‘P"
Kinokuniya Online Web "‹IˆÉ‘‰®‘“X"
BK1
Humanities Books

Publishers
Publisher's Catalogues
Japan Book Publishers Association

Book reviews
Ohara Digital Library Book Review Database "‘匴ƒfƒWƒ^ƒ‹ƒ‰ƒCƒuƒ‰ƒŠ‘•]ƒf[ƒ^ƒx[ƒX"
Homepage of Book Review
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