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2015-3-31 Service Stoppage
The NDL Digital Collection, Digital Library from the Meiji Era and Historical Recordings Collection have been in trouble. (Mar. 31 (Japan Time))
2015-3-30 Service Stoppage
The NDL Digital Collection, Digital Library from the Meiji Era and Historical Recordings Collection have been in trouble. (Mar. 30 (Japan Time))
2015-3-27 News
The 18th Kaleidoscope of Books "Sunrise of mountaineering―mountains and people in modern Japan" now available (Japanese)
2015-3-26 News Publications
"Foreign Legislation" No 263 features "Governance on Public Finance" (Japanese)
2015-3-23 Events
Special event for children on Children’s Day* will be held in the ILCL. (Japanese)
2015-3-19 Other
We will start using ROAD codes (Japanese)

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2015-3-17 News
Research reports "Aspects of Information and Communication" and "Advances in Information and Communication Technology and Cyber Security" (Japanese) published.
2015-3-17 News
About 17,500 items were added to the National Diet Library Digital Collections.
2015-3-17 Other
Approximately 500 items of the periodical "Sea and sky"(海と空) are newly available on the Internet, with the kind cooperation of the Marine Meteorological Society.
2015-3-10 Other
Approximately 3,300 items of Books, Rare Books and Old Materials were added to the NDL Digital Collections.
2015-3-2 Events
On Apr. 25 (Sat.), Lecture "Books I encountered in my childhood: Ms. Akiko Shimoju, Ms. Eto Mori and Ms. Yuko Katakawa" will be held. (Japanese)
2015-2-26 Other
List of indexed periodicals in Japanese Periodicals Index, UPDATE February 26 (Japanese)

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The 18th Kaleidoscope of Books "Sunrise of mountaineering―mountains and people in modern Japan" now available (Japanese)
The 18th Kaleidoscope of Books "Sunrise of mountaineering―mountains and people in modern Japan" now available (Japanese) In Japan people began to go to mountains for a various reasons after Japan opened the country in the mid-19th century. The 18th Kaleidoscope of Books introduces the popularization of mountaineering in modern Japan.
"Foreign Legislation" No 263 features "Governance on Public Finance" (Japanese)
"Foreign Legislation" No 263 features "Governance on Public Finance" (Japanese) The journal "Foreign Legislation" provides information, analyses and translations of foreign legislation relevant to public policy issues of Japan. The latest includes articles on fiscal governance and related laws abroad.
New research reports on information and communication technology policies published (Japanese)
New research reports on information and communication technology policies published (Japanese) The Research and Legislative Reference Bureau published "Aspects of Information and Communication" and "Advances in Information and Communication Technology and Cyber Security." The reports (PDF-files) are available on the NDL website.
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2015-4-25(Sat.)
Lecture "Books I encountered in my childhood: Ms. Akiko Shimoju, Ms. Eto Mori and Ms. Yuko Katakawa"*(Tokyo Main Library)
2015-5-5(Tue.)
Special event for children on Children’s Day *(ILCL)

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