Journals & Newspapers

Journals and Periodicals

The library subscribes to about 30 thousands of e-journals and provides access via Journal Portal.  Printed journals with active subscription from 2015 up to the current issues are available on the second floor, in Journals area. The issues prior to 2015 are stored in the basement, which is designated as a closed stacks area, and a regular Retrieval Service of storage materials is available from the Circulation Desk.

Go to Retrieval Service from Closed Stacks

Newspapers

MLIC currently subscribes to 7 foreign language newspapers and 9 Japanese language newspapers, including the bound versions. Current newspapers are generally displayed for a week, but the display period depends on the newspaper’s frequency and arrival. Back issues are retained for 3 months and discarded thereafter. A Retrieval Service is available from the Circulation Desk.

Daily news articles from leading newspapers are available in full text through LexisNexis.
For Asahi Shimbun, KIKUZO-DNA for Libraries is available since 1984.

Title Country Language Frequency
Asahi Shimbun Japan Japanese Daily
Asahi Shimbun
(bound edition ~1999)
(CD-ROM 2000~)
Japan Japanese Monthly
(Asian) Wall Street Journal Hong Kong English Daily
Japan News Japan English Daily
Financial Times

Online available through E-resource on library website

U.K. English Daily
International New York Times Japan English Daily
Japan Times Japan English Daily
Japan Times (bound edition) Japan English Monthly
Mainichi Shimbun Japan Japanese Daily
Nihon Keizai Shimbun Japan Japanese Daily
Nihon Keizai Shimbun (bound edition) Japan Japanese Monthly
Niigata Nippo Japan Japanese Daily
Nikkei MJ Japan English Weekly
Nikkei Veritus Japan Japanese Weekly
Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun Japan Japanese Daily
Nikkei Sangyo Shimbun Japan Japanese Daily
People’s Daily China English Daily
Yomiuri Shimbun Japan Japanese Daily

Go to Retrieval Service from Closed Stacks