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No. 217, April 2018

The NDL Monthly Bulletin No. 683, March 2018 / No. 684, April 2018

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No. 684, April 2018 (PDF: 6.48 MB)

  • Book of the month ― from NDL collections
    • No working away from home: Aoyama Nobuyuki and his wife's life in Edo
  • The old but new Branch Library System of the NDL
  • New efforts of the Forestry Agency Library, Branch of the NDL: Fostering awareness through library materials and effective cooperation with the NDL
  • In the early days of the Branch Library System
    Union catalog for the "function" of libraries
  • Browsing library materials—Reading Japanese written in variant kana 4
    • An explanatory manual on Hyakunin isshu (One hundred poets, one poem each) from the Edo period
  • From the 70-anniversary Commemorative Exhibition: A Treasure Box of Books— The 70-year History of the National Diet Library and its Collections
    Harimazejo
  • <Tidbits of information on NDL>
    • A day in the regular service for transporting official publications
  • <Books not commercially available>
    • Ajia no kodomo tachi no e nikkishu
  • <NDL Topics>

No. 683, March 2018 (PDF: 7.22 MB)

  • Book of the month ― from NDL collections
    • Honcho shojaku mokuroku: Historical union catalog in Japan
  • All about the Collaborative Reference Database
  • Browsing library materials—Reading Japanese written in variant kana 3
    • Learning kana and well-known sayings from Japanese playing cards
  • The doors of the NDL Digital Library Cafe are open!
  • The NDL in figures: from the Annual Report of the NDL, FY2016
  • From the 70-anniversary Commemorative Exhibition: A Treasure Box of Books— The 70-year History of the National Diet Library and its Collections
    The works of Geoffrey Chaucer
  • <Tidbits of information on NDL>
    • An introduction to the Research and Development for Next-Generation Systems Office
  • <Books not commercially available>
    • Okumamachi shinsai kirokushi
  • <NDL Topics>