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Asian Studies: Japanese

Currently, this subject guide primarily focuses on East Asia, and covers resources for the study of various social and humanities aspects (e.g. languages, literature, economics, history, politics, cultures...) of China, Japan, and Korea. Resources marked



With a total lexicon size about 800,000 entries.

  • 新和英大辞典(硏究社)
    Call number: Langson EA Ref PL679 .K377 2003

Input Method Editor (IME)

Add Furigana to Japanese Texts

  • Furigana Inserter
    Supports reading Japanese texts by adding Furigana to Japanese texts on Mozilla Firefox Web pages. Need to download and install the application. 
  • Itadaki
    A Japanese language toolset for OpenOffice. It offers features such as adding furigana for Japanese text and an integrated dictionary.