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No. 203, December 2015

The NDL Monthly Bulletin No.655, November 2015 / No. 656, December 2015

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No. 656, December 2015 (PDF: 4.34MB)

  • <Book of the month - from NDL collections>
    Shibukawa Shunkai’s letters: A life dedicated to the Jōkyō calendar
  • Dynamic Libraries: Access, Development, and Transformation
    World Library and Information Congress: 81st IFLA General Conference and Assembly
  • Materials from the Special Purpose Reading Room (2) Photograph albums
  • What's bibliographic control? Revisited (3): Authorities are important—Let’s use the Web NDL Authorities! (Part One)
  • <TOPIC>
    • Researchers’ Reading Room in the Arch Building of the ILCL now open to the public
  • <Tidbits of information on NDL>
    • A fairy living in the ILCL? Relocation of the Researchers' Reading Room
  • <Books not commercially available>
    • Kogumasha no ehon kenkyū
  • <NDL News>
    • Inauguration Ceremony of the New Building of the ILCL
    • 26th meeting of the Legal Deposit System Council and 11th meeting of the Compensation Division
    • 18th mutual visit program with the National Library of Korea
  • <Announcement>
    • International Symposium on the Great East Japan Earthquake Archive FY 2015: "Disaster Archives as community memories for the future"
    • Kaleidoscope of Books (20) "Tracing the path of Rimpa and its surroundings through books"
    • Temporary closing of the Children's Library and the Meet the World
    • Book notice - Publications from NDL
  • Annual index to National Diet Library Monthly Bulletin, nos. 646-656

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No. 655, November 2015 (PDF: 4.76MB)

  • <Book of the month - from NDL collections>
    Diary of Sadamu Shimomura, the last Minister of Army at the time of defeat in World War II: on this day last year and the year before last
  • Materials newly available in the Modern Japanese Political History Materials Room
  • Description of the acquisition activities of modern Japanese political history materials: focusing on the late 1980s and 1990s
  • Let's discover history and culture from the NDL Digital Collection: Report on the NDL Data Utilization Workshop
  • Travel writing on world libraries: Tashkent (Uzbekistan)
  • Materials from the Special Purpose Reading Room (1): Karuta or Japanese playing cards
  • <Books not commercially available>
    • Tonbo enpitsu 100nenshi: The 100 year history of Tombow Pencil
  • <Tidbits of information on NDL>
    • We support the learning activities of our staff
  • <NDL News>
    • Designation of important cultural properties
  • <Announcements>
    • Book notice - Publications from NDL

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