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The 25th Kaleidoscope of Books "Wagashi"
The 25th Kaleidoscope of Books "Wagashi" During the Edo period, June 16 was known as Kajo and was a day when vassals of the Tokugawa Shogunate visited Edo castle and received wagashi—traditional Japanese sweets—from the Shogun. This online exhibition is an introduction to the traditional events and literature related to wagashi.
The National Diet Library conducted research on the super-aged society and libraries and published the report
The National Diet Library conducted research on the super-aged society and libraries and published the report We conducted case studies on library services for older people and interviews of older people on what was needed in those services. In the research, we consider the role of library services in a super-aged society. We hope this report will be a wide readership.
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Coming Events

2017-7-8(Sat.)
Lecture "Britain in anime: truth, fiction and fantasy"*(ILCL)
2017-7-27(Thu.)
2017-8-3(Thu.), etc.
Library tours for children and parents during the summer vacation *(ILCL)
2017-8-1(Tue.) to 2017-8-20(Sun.)
Children's books link the World - Hans Christian Andersen Award 2016 & IBBY Honour List 2016(ILCL)

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