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No. 201, August 2015

National Diet Library Monthly Bulletin (Kokuritsu Kokkai Toshokan Geppo)

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No. 651, July 2015 (PDF: 4.58MB)

  • Book of the month - from NDL collections
    Kilimanjaro expedition: The African "exploration" age
  • Materials recently designated as rare books
    49th committee on designation of rare books
  • Utilizing the Internet to search for manuscripts of early Japanese books: using documents relating to "Yama no sachi" as an example
  • Symposium on the Great East Japan Earthquake Archive FY2014: Current status of the Great East Japan Earthquake Archive in its fourth year, and actions for the future
  • Travel writing on world libraries: Bangkok
  • What's bibliographic control? revisited (1) Introduction
  • <Tidbits of information on NDL>
    • Today a museum, tomorrow a temple
      Job of the manager of the committee on the designation of rare books
  • <Books not commercially available>
    • Renkanga kenkyū
    • Toyota jidōsha 75 nenshi: Motto ī kuruma o tsukurōyo: 1937-2012
  • <TOPIC>
    • Call for information on authors whose copyright holders are unreachable
  • <Announcements>
    • Discontinuance of original materials reader service because of digitization
    • Transfer of the materials held by the International Library of Children's Literature to the stacks of the new building
    • Training Program on the National Bibliographic Data and the Collaborative Reference Database
    • Training program on Asian information FY2015
    • Book notice - Publications from NDL

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No. 650, June 2015 (PDF: 4.1MB)

  • Book of the month - from NDL collections
    A collection of prize-winning designs for theater drop curtains: a trinity of practicality, craftsmanship, and advertising
  • Visualizing libraries—The Collaborative Reference Database Project
  • For shaping the future of libraries: The survey on the trend of information behavior and the awareness of public libraries
  • Travel writing on world libraries: Australia, State Library Victoria
  • NDL budget for FY2015
  • <Tidbits of information on NDL>
    • Our job is to connect with the web of the future
  • <Books not commercially available>
    • The Leica : Raika no 100nen
  • <NDL News>
    • Rules & regulations
    • 25th meeting of the Legal Deposit System Council
  • <Announcements>
    • Book notice - Publications from NDL

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