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Academic Search Complete(EBSCOhost) Users can search this database by READ >more
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Academic Search Complete is the world biggest full text database for academic institutions including all of general fields such as human science, social science, natural science, medicine, science and engineering and so on.
Users can read the indexes and abstracts of articles carried by about 12,500 journals. ( the full texts of about 8,600 out of 12,500 journals.)

ACS Journals
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About coverage:1996 - current

ACS Journals searches about 40 online journals published by American Chemical Society (ACS).

American History 1493-1945 (Module II)
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About coverage:1860 - 1945

American History 1493-1945 (Module II) contains materials from the presidential election in 1860 (Lincoln was elected), the Civil War, until the end of World War Ⅱ. It provides not only important documents, personal diaries and letters but visual materials such as maps , sketch books and photos about the below topics. Full color and full text are avilable.
– Slavery
– Westward movement
– World War Ⅰ(An american nurse’s diary and documents about infantry)
– Economic growth and Gilded Age
– Women’s suffrage movement (including an enormous number of letters written by Susan B. Anthony)
– The Great Depression and the New Deal (including criticism of Herbert Hoover)
– World War Ⅱ (including Morris Weiner’s World War Ⅱ collection and materials about Okinawa)

American Law Institute Library (ALI)(Hein Online)
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user guide (in Japanese)

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Database made up of annual reports, assembly records, speeches of annual conventions and newsletters (The ALI Reporter) of the American Law Institute. It also contains documents of Restatement of Torts, Model Penal Code, and Statement of Essential Human Rights. Please contact the library counter for ID/PW.

American National Biography Online (ANB Online)
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The online version of  ” American national biography ” (24 volumes in total), the biggest reference of the american biographical dictionaries. This database widely includes people who influenced all the fields of an American history. It is valuable and essential for researches on a history , a society, an economic history and a culture of North America.

American Periodicals Series(ProQuest) Users can search this database by READ >more
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Basic Quick Reference Guide (in Japanese)

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About coverage:1740 - 1940

American Periodicals Series contains the periodicals such as specialized journals, general magazines, specialized magazines such as literary magazines, magazines for children and women and so on published in America.

APS Journals
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Navigating the Physical Review Journals | License Agreement and Terms and Conditions | Terms and Conditions

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About coverage:the first issue - current

APS Journals provides the full text of  ” Physical Review A, B, C, D, E” and ” Physical Review Letters” offered by American Physical Society.

Archives Direct
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Adam Matthew Standard Licence Agreement  | Foreign Office Files for India, Pakistan and Afghanistan, 1947-1980: Section I Contents | Foreign Office Files for India, Pakistan and Afghanistan, 1947-1980: Section II Contents | Foreign Office Files for India Flyer

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About coverage:1947 - 1971

Collection (Rikkyo University has contract for):
“Foreign Office Files for India, Pakistan and Afghanistan, 1947-1980”

  • Section Ⅰ. Independence, Partition and Nehru Era, 1947-1964
  • Section Ⅱ. South Asian Conflicts and Independence for Bangladesh, 1965-1971

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Archives Unbound(Gale Databases)
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user guide (in Japanese)

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Database of materials such as historical documents, precious letters, memoranda, newsletters and so on.
1. “The Savings and Loan Crisis: Loss of Public Trust and the Federal Bailout, 1989-1993”
2. “Hollywood, Moral Censorship, and the Motion Picture Production Code, 1927-1968”
3. “European Colonialism in the Early 20th Century: German Colonies in Asia and the Pacific: From Colonialism to Japanese Mandates, 1910-1929”
4. “19th Century English-Language Journals from the Far East”
5. “The Observer: News for the American Soldier in Vietnam, 1962-1973”
6. “Country Intelligence Reports on Japan 1941-1947. State Department’s Bureau of Intelligence and Research Reports.”
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Artemis Primary Sources(Gale Databases)
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terms of use | HELP is on the tool section of the page after logging in.

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About coverage:mid 15th century - 20th century

Artemis Primary Sources searches multiple source of historical material databases.
Contracted databases:

  • Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO)
  • Financial Times Historical Archive, 1888-2010
  • Nineteenth Century Collections Online (NCCO)
  • The Times Digital Archive (1785-1985)
Beck-Online
Language:German / Full-text /

Search Guide (in Japanese)Quick Search Guide (in Japanese)Advanced User Guide and Glossary (in Japanese)Terms and Conditions of Use (translated in Japanese by service provider)details of subscribed contents (in Japanese)

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The online version of magazines and books (comments and handbooks) published by “Beck” in Germany.

Benjamins Online Resources
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Rikkyo University has contracred for:
– Bibliography of Pragmatics Online
– Handbook of Pragmatics Online
– Translation Studies Bibliography
– Handbook of Translation Studies Online

Bibliography of British and Irish History(Brepolis) Users can search this database by READ >more
Language:English / Full-text /

user guide (MS PowerPoint)

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About coverage:BC55 - current

A literature database of British and Irish history (B.C.55 – the present) made by the Royal Historical Society.

BNC Online(Shogakukan Corpus Network)
Language:English and Japanese / Full-text /

HELP is on the page after logging in. | Terms of membership ( in Japanese)Shogakukan Corpus Network online tutorials (in Japanese)

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The world’s biggest the British National Corpus (BNC) was completed in 1994 and it contains 100 million words of written and spoken language. It contains BNC world edition, which is revised version of BNC. (Some texts were replaced because of copyright problems and corrected).

Book Review Digest Plus(EBSCOhost) Users can search this database by READ >more
Language:English / Full-text
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The online version of ” Book Review Digest” published by H.W. Wilson. This database searches the book reviews carried by 110 magazines and newspapers (related to Science, Human science and Social science) published in the U.S., Canada and U.K.

Business Source Complete(EBSCOhost) Users can search this database by READ >more
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EBSCOhost Search Guide (in Japanese)Business Source Complete User Guide (in Japanese)

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Business Source Complete widely covers major fields of economics and business administration. This database contains not only journals but various information such as books, economic reports, industrial reports, market researches, SWOT analyses and so on. It provides indexes and abstracts of over 13,500 publications and the full text of more than 12,000 titles (of over 13,500 titles) .

 

Cambridge Books Online Users can search this database by READ >more
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user guide (in Japanese)subscribed title list

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The e-book collection of Cambridge University Press. This database covers all the fields of human science, social science, natural science and medicine and searches all the titles by full-text, key words and contents. The titles Rikkyo University purchased can be viewed in full text as PDF files.

 

Cambridge Companions Online
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The online version of “Cambridge Companions” series, which briefly summarize major writers, artists, topics and periods. Rikkyo university has contract for 197 titles (Philosophy, Religion, and Culture collection).

Cambridge Journals Online Users can search this database by READ >more
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About coverage:1996 - current

This is the online journal package of all the fields of journals (about 250 volumes) published by Cambridge University Press.

CapitalIQ
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user guide (in Japanese)

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CapitalIQ provides data as follows:
– Financial data, attribute data of 60,000 listed or delisted companies and 1,500,000 unlisted companies in more than 80 countries worldwide.
– Private equities: 14,000 profiles
– 900,000 listed stocks
– Capital transaction information such as M&A, IPO
– Board members’ information
– GICS
– Macroeconomy data
Please contact the library counter for ID/PW.

 

Chatham House Online Archive(Gale Databases)
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user guide “Chatham House Online Archive PowerPoint Presentation”(7MB)

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About coverage:1920 - 1979

Chatham House Online Archive provides digitized materials of Royal Institute of International Affairs’ (Chatham House) publications & sound materials. Rikkyo university has contract for Part 1 (1920-1979).

chosun.com (The Chosun Ilbo Online Edition)(KISS)
Language:Korean / Full-text /

user guide (in Japanese)

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About coverage:1920 (first published) - current

The Dong-a Ilbo , Korea Joongang Daily and The Chosun Ilbo are the top three big newspapers in Korea. This database seraches from the first issue till the latest issue of The Chosun Ilbo. The articles after 1990 can be searched in full text.

Church Missionary Society Periodicals
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Church Missionary Society Periodicals Titles List | Terms of use | Adam Matthew Standard Licence Agreement

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About coverage:1804 - 2009

The full-text database of periodicals published by Church Missionary Society in 1804-2009.
The below sections are available:
– Module1. Global Missions and Contemporary Encounters, 1841-2009
– Module2. Journals, Asian Missions and The Historical Record, 1816-1986

CNKI (China National Knowledge Infrastructure)
Language:Chinese / Full-text /

KNS5.5 China Academic Journals user guide (in Japanese) | KNS5.5 China YearbooksFull-text Database user guide (in Japanese) | KNS5.5 China Statistical Yearbooks Database user guide (in Japanese)

Resource Type Find Journal Articles, Find Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, and Who's who, Find Stats
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CNKI China Knowledge Resource Integrated Database is the key project of national informatization construction.
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Colonial-Period Korea Online
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The digitized collection by C.V. Starr East Asian Library, Columbia University.
– Korea related documents in Japanese : 87 titles
– Impressions of the beginning of Korea opening in Western European languages (mostly English) : 48 titles
– Colonial-period literature in Korean : 135 titles

DBpia Users can search this database by READ >more
Language:Korean / Full-text /

DBpia user guide (in Japanese)

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The online journal database of Korean scholarly journals. Rikkyo University has contract for the fields of human science and social science.

Digital Sanborn Maps 1867-1970 (Hawaii)
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Digital Sanborn Maps Database Guide  | Digital Sanborn Maps Product Overview

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About coverage:1867 -1970

Rikkyo University has contract for Hawaii only.
“Digital Sanborn Maps” is the online version of the large scale maps recorded buildings, roads, uses and so on in detail of the all over U.S. cities from 1867 to 1970.
[More details] Outlines of the buildings, areas/structures/positions of the windows and the doors/widths of the roads and the sidewalks/the boundaries/uses of the buildings/addresses and so on.

Dispute Settlement Commentary(World Trade Law. Net) Users can search this database by READ >more
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Dispute Settlement Commentary is a comprehensive online information source about international trade laws and focuses on laws of WTO. It contains dispute resolution annotations, NAFTA documents, GATT WTO Panel and Appellate Body reports, WTO arbitration reports, Uruguay Round Agreement, GATT Tokyo Agreement, Vienna convention on the Law of Treaties and so on. All the materials can be searched and viewed in full text. In addition, it provides summaries, annotations and analyses of these reports and new interpretations whenever new precedents or new dispute resolution reports appear (within 3 weeks).

donga.com (Dong-A Ilbo Online edition)(KISS)
Language:Korean / Full-text /

user guide (in Japanese)

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About coverage:1920 (first published) - current

A Korean daily newspaper, THE DONG-A ILBO launched on April 1, 1920. CHOSUN ILBO, KOREA JOONGANG DAILY, and THE DONG-A ILBO are the top three big newspapers in Korea. The articles after 1990 can be searched by full-text. This database is also available by automatically logging in from database “KISS”.

Early English Books Online(chadwyck) Users can search this database by READ >more
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About coverage:1473-1700
eBook Collection(EBSCOhost) Users can search this database by READ >more
Language:English / Full-text /

eBooks user guide (in Japanese)

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*NetLibrary   It provides not only the titles contracted by Rikkyo University but the main body of copyright free titles.

ebrary Users can search this database by READ >more
Language:English / Full-text
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ebrary is the e-book collection contains e-book published by about 500 publishers worldwide. E-books can be founded from one platform. It provides books of highly reliable publishers worldwide and covers various fields.

EBSCOhost(EBSCOhost) Users can search this database by READ >more
Language:Mainly, English / Full-text /

EBSCOhost Search Guide (in Japanese)

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Access Maximum number of users:All files but those listed in the following items are unlimited. eBook Collection:1ID for each title, Book Review Digest Plus:1ID, MLA Directory of Periodicals:1ID, Readers' guide to periodical literature:1ID || Niiza Campus Only for PsycARTICLES and PsycINFO || Off-Campus Access
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The below databases are available.
– Academic Search Complete
– Book Review Digest Plus
– Business Source Complete
– eBook Collection(Netlibrary)
– EconLit
– Green FILE
– MLA Directory of Periodicals
– MLA International Bibliography
– Library, Information Science & Technology Abstract (LISTA)
– PsyARTICLES *Available at Niiza Campus (Psychology) only : Ikebukuro Campus users can apply the Inter-Campus Delivery.
– PsyINFO *Available at Niiza Campus (Psychology) only
– Readers’ guide to periodical literature
– Regional Business News
– SocINDEX with Full Text
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EconLit(EBSCOhost) Users can search this database by READ >more
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EBSCOhost Search Guide (in Japanese)EconLit Search Guide (in Japanese)

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The secondary information (indexes, abstracts, etc.) database of economic research produced by American Economic Association. It contains books, journals, minutes, theses and working papers.

The Economist Historical Archive 1843-2007(Gale Databases) Users can search this database by READ >more
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Gale NewsVault user guide (in Japanese)

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About coverage:1843(the first issue)-2007

The online version of “The Economist”, a business journal. “The Economist” provides detailed precise analyses and clear reports on world economics, politics, business, finance, science, technology and so on.

Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO)(Gale Databases) Users can search this database by READ >more
Language:English / Full-text /

user guide in Japanese (MS Word)

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About coverage:1701-1800

The online version of “The Eighteenth Century” (microfilm version). It contains all of the printings printed in English or U.K. in the 18th century (1701-1800). Printings details : books, a fly sheet, bibles, pamphlets, guides, dictionaries, yearbooks, maps, etc. All the pages by images can be viewed.
*March 2016 ECCOⅡ additionally contracted (a search screen is the same).

Electronic Enlightenment
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Database of digitized correspondence left by illuminators who worked actively from the beginning of the 17th century to the middle of the 19th century (For example, Voltaire, Rousseau, Newton and Kant). This database was provided by the project of Oxford University Press and Oxford University Bodleian Library. Correspondence’s counterpart is a family member, a friend, a bank, a bookstore, a publisher, a patron, etc. Through descriptions expressing illuminator’s voice, time background, relationships and private lives, “Electronic Enlightenment” provides new finding place of historical research, research of thought and research of characters.

Elgaronline
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The online platform of Edward Elgar’s more than 2500 titles of electronic books, journals and references (including monographs, handbooks and companions). The titles contracted by Rikkyo University can be viewed in full text as P DF files.

Empire Online
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Empire Online is a large database which provides all of Empire’s materials from explorations of Columbus until today (about 5 centuries). It contains diaries, letters, magazines, travel records, logbooks, novels, plays, exposition records, missionary materials, etc.

ERIC(ProQuest) Users can search this database by READ >more
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Quick Reference Guide-Basic (in Japanese)| ERIC journal title list

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About coverage:1966-

ERIC (Educational Resources Information Center) is provided by United States Department of Education. It offers information of education and its related fields.

Factiva.com Users can search this database by READ >more
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Factiva.com provides a wide range of business information such as major newspapers, news, company information, market information worldwide including Japan. It also contains company financial information, market data (from present to past), and analyst report provided by Investext, etc.

Financial Times Historical Archive, 1888-2010(Gale Databases)
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About coverage:1888-2010

Financial Times Historical Archive provides “Financial Times” from the first issue (1888) until 2010 with original page images. This database enables you to search by full text, refine their search by the article column, the issue date, etc. and view every issue.

Foreign International Law Resources Database (FILRD)(Hein Online) Users can search this database by READ >more

user guide (in Japanese)

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Database of important materials of international law such as publications of American Society of International Law, Hague Permanent Court of International Justice and so on. Please contact the library counter for ID/PW.

FT.com
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About coverage:2004年-
Gale Databases(Gale Databases)
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– Archives Unbound
– Artemis Primary Sources
– Chatham House Online Archive
– Eighteenth Century Collections Online
– The Economist Historical Archive 1843-2007
– Financial Times Historical Archive, 1888-2010
– Gale Virtual Reference Library
– National Geographic Virtual Library
– Opposing Viewpoints In Context
– The Making of the Modern World
– The Times Digital Archive 1785-1985
– World Scholar: Latin America & the Caribbean
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Gale NewsVault(Gale Databases)
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Gale NewsVault User’s Guide 1 (in Japanese)Gale NewsVault User’s Guide 2 (in Japanese)

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Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL)
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The e-book type reference tool provided by Gale Group. This database enables you to cross search all the titles which Rikkyo University has contract for. Please search  e-resources A-Z for the latest contracted titles.

Google Scholar
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Google Scholar searches academic materials of academic publishers, academic associations, universities and so on without restrictions such as publishers or fields.

The Grand Tour
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Database of letters, diaries, magazines, logbooks, guide books, sketches, maps related to the Grand Tour (in the 18th century rich aristocratic young people traveled abroad as their studies in U.K.). Most of the materials are owned by private collections or archives (exhibited limitedly) and rare.
Rikkyo University has contract for:
■Medieval Travel Writing : Manuscripts of travel writings from the 13th century until the 16th century.
■The Travel Writing, Spectacle and World History : Diaries, travel writings and letters written by women in the 19th-20th century.

The Hague Academy Collected Courses Online
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Database of all the transcripts of lectures at the Hague Academy of International Law. This database is highly evaluated as first-quality research results by authoritative researchers and business persons in the field of international public law, international private law and the related fields.

Hein Online
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“Hein Online” is provided by an academic publisher in the field of law “William S. Hein & Co., Inc.”. It contains more than 1,100 periodicals of law or law related from the first issue and the full texts are also available. (The latest issue has an embargo). Please contact the library counter for ID/PW.
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The History of Mass Tourism
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About coverage:1850-1980
House of Commons Parliamentary Papers Users can search this database by READ >more
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About coverage:1660-2005

House of Commons Parliamentary Papers searches Parliamentary materials as important materials studying U.K. and neighboring countries.
Rikkyo University has contract for two databases written below.
(1)Nineteenth / Twentieth Century House of Commons Parliamentary Papers : It contains the full texts of House of Commons Parliamentary Papers including charts, maps, etc…in the 19th-20th century (1801-2005).
(2)Eighteenth Century House of Commons Parliamentary Papers : It provides about 1 million pages of all kinds of documents in the period called “Long” 18th century (1660-1834).
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IBFD Online

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IBFD Online is provided by IBFD (International Bureau of Fiscal Documentation), an international tax service research institution.
Contents and outlines of contracted databases:
– European Tax Explorer Plus:European Tax Information Database. It covers tax systems of the whole Europe. Tax News Service / Tax Treaty Case Law / EC Direct Tax Case Law /Global Tax Survey / International Tax Glossary / Tax Treaties Database (Europe)
– Global Tax Analyses
– European Taxation Journal Online
– VAT (Value-added tax)  in Europe

IISS Armed Conflict Database

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International Institute for Strategic Studies [IISS] publishes Military Balance (reports on world military situations). This database provides the latest data and the original analyses about more than 75 armed conflicts by IISS.

Ingenta Connect
Language:English
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Intelli Connect Securities (Federal)

CCH IntelliConnect Quick Start Guide

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Rikkyo University has contract for the content “Securities (Federal)”. Please contact the library counter for ID/PW.

International African Bibliography Online Users can search this database by READ >more
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The online version of “International African Bibliography”.

International Research Center for Japanese Studies
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This portal site provides information of Japanese culture researches. For example, the database of rare books and materials about ghost (Yo-kai) picture scrolls, old maps, tanka/haiku and the research support database. Some databases require application for use.

JSTOR Users can search this database by READ >more
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JSTOR is the full-text online journal service of human science and social science form the first issue until several years before the latest issue (moving wall settings to protect publishers’ profit-making rights).
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Juris
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Database of laws and precedents in Germany and EU. It contains laws, government ordinances, orders, administrative regulations, the full texts of every courts’ precedents and instant relationships. It provides abstracts of about 650 titles of German law journals and series periodicals. Off-campus access ID/PW can be issued for full-time teachers and graduates. Please contact the library counter.

KISS(Korean studies Information Services)
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KISS is Korea’s biggest online journal database of scholarly journals provided by Korean Studies Information (KSI). It contains about 1200 scholarly journals and more than 1300 periodicals. 1000 periodicals can be viewed. It provides the indexes of CHOSUN ILBO and THE DONG-A ILBO.
*Rikkyo University has contract for the fields of human science and social science.
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KPM
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KPM is the Korean speech information database, which send Democratic People’s Republic of Korea’s major speeches and academic information to the world in real time. Besides “Roudou Shimbun”, “Minshu Chousen”, “Bungaku Shimbun”, “Touitsu Shimpou”, “Pyongyang Times”, “Chousen Shimpou Pyongyang Shikyoku News (KPM Original)”, it contains 15 academic journals and literary magazines such as “Senriuma”, “Chousen Bungaku”, “Chousen Geijutsu”, “Jidou Bungaku”, “Seinen Bungaku”, etc. Users can only browse the contents. Quotations and reproduction are prohibited.

Kyobo Scholar
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Kyobo Scolar is online journal database of Korean scholarly journals provided by Korea’s biggest bookstore, Kyobo Book Centre. It contains more than 500 kinds of scholarly journals published by more than 300 academic institutions and research institutes in Korea.

LAWnB
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The Korea’s biggest portal site specialized in law. It contains legal information. A large variety of legal information integrated search and connecting each legal information with mutual links enables material analyses in various views. It contains old provisions and they are comparable to present provisions.

lexis.com
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Database of the legal integrated database. This database contains laws, precedents, patents, law related books, etc all over the world. It also contains news, company information, marketing information, etc. Please contact the library counter for ID/PW.
*For English version, please access from the above link and choose the tab “lexis.com”.

LexisNexis Academic Users can search this database by READ >more
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LexisNexis Academic contains a large variety of information such as general newspaper or magazine articles, business information, law information, medicine information, etc.
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LexisNexis Juris Classeur
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LexisNexis Juris Classeur provides a wide range of reliable French legal information and updates quickly. It contains not only primary contents such as laws and precedents, but also a lot of secondary information added high value.

The Making of the Modern World (MOMW)
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About coverage:Mid 15th century-1914

This database provides the full text of “Goldsmiths’ Library of Economic Literature by University of London” and “Kress Library of Business and Economics by Harvard Business School” which are appreciated overseas as social scientific historical collections. It contains about 65900 books in the field of social science such as economic history, business history and social thought history from the middle of the 15th century until 1914, 466 periodicals launched in the same period, pamphlets, etc.

The March of Time

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The video streaming service of the U.S. newsreel “The March of Time” (produced by Time Inc.). It contains more than 400 newsreels from 1935 until 1967. “The March of Time” is one of the most spotlighted as the beginning of 20th century’ newsreel, TV series. It started to be broadcast as the U.S. CBS Radio’s radio series, was shown as newsreel from 1935 to 1951 and had been broadcast as TV series until 1967.

MathSciNet
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MathSciNet is the comprehensive bibliographic and review database provided by American Mathematical Society. It covers world math materials. It comprehensively covers materials from 1940, users can search in various ways.

Max Planck Encyclopedia of Public International Law Users can search this database by READ >more

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The online version of a prestigious reference related to international law written by more than 800 researchers or lawyers. Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law took a leading role in the compilation.

Medieval Travel Writing Users can search this database by READ >more
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Medieval Travel Writing searches original manuscripts of both actual trips and imaginary trips in the 13-16th centuries. This database provides medieval manuscripts owned by libraries in European countries, well-known travelers’ (such as Marco Polo and Prester John) detailed documents and travelers’ route maps.
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(1)The Grand Tour : Diaries, letters, logbooks, sketches, maps, etc. from the latter half of the 16th century until the first half of the 19th century.
(2)The Travel Writing, Spectacle and World History : Diaries, travel records, letters, etc. by the 19-20th centuries’ women.

Meiji Japan
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A Meiji Japan digital archive collection. This database contains Edward S. Morse’s letters, diaries, notes, materials related to natural history, archaeology, folklore of Japan and China, lecture materials, journals and books. He recorded Japanese lives before the western modernization teaching science at present Tokyo University and acted as mediator between Japan and the West.

Mendeley
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Create an individual account and use. Saving and reading the documents are available online, but Quoting the saved documents to write articles are need to download a desktop version and a quotes plugin for MS Word. Users can increase the save capacity (pay).

Mergent Online Users can search this database by READ >more
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Mergent Online is the company and financial information database of 16500 American companies and 27500 overseas companies (including Japanese listed companies). EDGAR documents and annual reports of American Exchange can be accessible.

MLA International Bibliography(EBSCOhost) Users can search this database by READ >more
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MLA International Bibliography is the secondary information database on linguistics, literature and folklore produced by Modern Language Association. It contains not only more than 4400 journals but information of books, theses, etc. “PMLA: Publications of Modern Language Association of America” contains from 1880’s. When the link “Find this article in full text from JSTOR” is displayed , the articles can be viewed in full text by JSTOR.

National Geographic Virtual Library(Gale Databases) Users can search this database by READ >more
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About coverage:1888-1994

This is the official journal database of  “National Geographic Society” (nonprofit organization)  which was established for the purpose of the spread of geography. It is well-known that though it was an academic journal, many pictures and photos were used and especially color photos were carried earlier than any journals.

Nature Asia-Pacific
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The scientific information portal site provided by Nature Publishing Group. Nature Publishing Group publishes UK academic journals “Nature”. It contains a lot of current topics and interdisciplinary information.

NetLibrary(EBSCOhost) Users can search this database by READ >more
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NetLibrary is an ebook collection of about 1500 major Japanese and European publishers. They publish reference books (dictionaries, encyclopedias, handbooks, guides, etc.), specialized books on each field, business books, general books, mainly academic books and specialized books. This database provides contracted titles and more than 3500 copyright free Western books.

 

Nineteenth Century Collections Online (NCCO)(Gale Databases) Users can search this database by READ >more
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NCCO searches a wide range of first historical materials in the 19th century. It contains various materials such as books, monographs, newspapers, magazines, diaries, letters, manuscripts, photos, pamphlets, maps, statistics (mainly in English, but including non-European languages). Rikkyo University has contract for Archive 1-8.

OECD iLibrary Users can search this database by READ >more
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OECD iLibrary contains reports printed by OECD, International Energy Agency (IEA), Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA) and International Transport Forum (ITF). It also provides OECD publications (books, journals, annual reports, Outlook, working papers) and “International Trade by Commodity Statistics Database (ITCS)”.

Opposing Viewpoints In Context (OVIC)(Gale Databases) Users can search this database by READ >more
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This learning/studying database contains materials as arguing and considering information from various positions about modern society’s various points of arguments. It contains arguments by specialists, reference materials which explains backgrounds of problems, related first materials and images, latest full-text journal articles, etc. Users can search and read by each theme.
Modern society’s various points of arguments:
juvenile crime/abortion/the abolition of capital punishment/cloning technology/animal testing/doping/gun control/privacy/sex education/biological weapons/terrorism/war crime

Oxford Dictionary of National Biography Online Users can search this database by READ >more
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The online version of “Oxford Dictionary of National Biography”. This database widely covers persons related to British history from the 4th century B.C. until the present. It also contains more than 10000 people’s portraits and photos.

Oxford English Dictionary Users can search this database by READ >more
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“Oxford English Dictionary (Second Edition)” is the world’s biggest and the most eminent dictionary. It’s total 20 volumes. This database is the online version of “Oxford English Dictionary (Second Edition)”.

Oxford Handbooks Online(Oxford University Press) Users can search this database by READ >more
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Oxford Handbooks make users grasp each field’s assignment and future direction. Oxford Handbooks Online (OHO) is the online version of Oxford Handbooks. Rikkyo University has contract for 29 titles in Economic and Finance.

Oxford Journals Online(Oxford University Press) Users can search this database by READ >more
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■OXFORD JOURNALS (Full Collection):
The online journal package of OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS’ about 240 journals of all the fields. The articles from 1996 until the latest issue can be viewed in full text. >> Title lists (eResources A-Z)
■Oxford Journals Archive Online Full Collection :
The online journal collection until 1995. This database can be accesible from OXFORD JOURNALS SITE with the above package. *It also available for the online journal repository “NII-REO”‘s archive → NII-REO

Oxford Journals Archive Online Full Collection(Oxford University Press) Users can search this database by READ >more
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■OXFORD JOURNALS (Full Collection):
The online journal package of OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS’ about 240 journals of all the fields. The articles from 1996 until the latest issue can be viewed in full text. → Title lists (eResources A-Z)
■Oxford Journals Archive Online Full Collection :
The online journal collection until 1995. This database can be accessible from OXFORD JOURNALS SITE with the above package. *It is also available for the online journal repository “NII-REO”‘s archive → NII-REO

Oxford Reports on International Law Users can search this database by READ >more
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This is the precedent database which contains international judgments by international tribunals, national courts and special tribunals. Rikkyo University has contract for International Law in Domestic Courts.

Periodicals Archive Online (Collection1)(ProQuest) Users can search this database by READ >more
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Periodicals Archive Online provides important journal articles of humanities and social science from the first issue until 2000 by image data.

Press Reader (former Library Press Display)
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Press Reader contains more than 2000 newspapers issued in 100 countries. It contains not only the pages of newspapers themselves but also advertisements. The past articles at most 90 days before can be viewed (It depends on titles).

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– American Periodicals Series
– ERIC (Educational Resources Information Center)
– Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts (LLBA)
– New York Times “The New York Times Book Review”(1986 -) and “New York Times Magazine”(1986 -)
*”The New York Times”(1851-2008) is available on ProQuest Historical Newspapers.
– Periodicals Archive Online
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– ProQuest Historical Newspapers(The New York Times(1851-2008))
– Social Services Abstracts
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ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global(ProQuest) Users can search this database by READ >more
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About coverage:1861-current

Database of dissertations & theses of more than 1000 universities worldwide mainly in North America. About North America, it contains from 1861, the first dissertation accepted. The dissertations after 1997 can be viewed in full text.

ProQuest Historical Newspapers(ProQuest) Users can search this database by READ >more
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About coverage:1851-2008

ProQuest Historical Newspapers contains “The New York Times” (1851-2008). The full texts are provided with clipping pages (PDF).

ProQuest History Vault(ProQuest)
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It is the digitized collection of American foreign policy materials at the time of Vietnam War. Mainly owned documents related to government and military affairs. (White house documents owned by NARA (National Archives and Records Administration), NSC (National Security Council) documents, Federal Records Centers, Kennedy presidential library, Johnson presidential library…) What did American foreign policy, world strategy, international relationships and Vietnam War bring to America? Users can use this as basic materials for thinking the whole diplomacy situations of America and the world.

PsycARTICLES(EBSCOhost) Users can search this database by READ >more
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About coverage:1984-current

*Ikebukuro campus users have to specify the material and can request on campus material copy
PsycARTICLES is the psychology database produced by American Psychological Association (APA). The 77 journals published by APA or related institutions are provided with full text. It contains the first issue (1984) of “Psychological Review” which is important for the psychological research.
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PsycINFO(EBSCOhost) Users can search this database by READ >more
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PsyINFO is the secondary information database in the field of psychology produced by American Psychological Association (APA). It contains not only journals but materials such as books, theses, technical reports and so on. It also contains international periodicals published in more than 45 countries.
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PubMed
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PubMed is the secondary information database of articles in the field of medicine and biology provided by National Center for Biotechnology Information, US National Library of Medicine. Some articles can be viewed in full text.

ReadCube Users can search this database by READ >more
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Create personal accounts and use. There are a web version for saving the documents and a desktop version for editing or quoting, downloading and using. Strengthened Readcube Web Reader is adopted as an official journal article reader of Nature Publishing Group (NPG) and Wiley. For browsing only, a personal account are not required.

Readers’ guide to periodical literature(EBSCOhost)
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The online version of “Reader’s guide to periodical literature” published by H.W. Wilson. It contains article indexes of more than 400 general magazines published in the U.S. and Canada after 1983. It also contains the full texts about some magazines after 1994.

RefWorks (Legacy)
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Create a personal account and use.
Using this tool, users can do…
-To save collected information online (online database, online journal, OPAC)  on their own platforms.
-To create article’s reference list.
-To share information.
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*For MS Word2016 for Mac users (about Write-N-Cite) → Japanese ver. / English ver.

RefWorks (New)
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Create a personal account and use.
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-To create article’s reference list.
-To share information.

Routledge Handbooks Online Users can search this database by READ >more
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The online platform of e-books of Routledge. The contracted titles can be viewed in full text as PDF files.

SAGE Journals Online
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The online journal package of “SAGE premier 2010” collection (all the fields about 560 journals). The articles from 1999 until the latest issue can be viewed in full text.

ScienceDirect(ebook) Users can search this database by READ >more
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The online platform of ebooks published by ELSEVIER. The titles Rikkyo University purchased can be viewed in full text as PDF file.

ScienceDirect (SciVerse) (Backfile Collections by Subject) Users can search this database by READ >more
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Though title lists ended in 1994, the title after 1995 under online subscription can be browsed.

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SciFinder
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SciFinder is the chemical information database provided by American Chemical Society.
-CAplus (literature information) : 1808-
-REGISTRY (chemical substance information) : 1907-
-CASREACT (organic reaction information) : 1840-
-CHEMCATS (commercial chemicals catalog information):  1995-
-CHEMLIST (chemical substance regulation information) : 1979-
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SciencePortal
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SciencePortal is the technology information portal site provided by Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST). It contains introductions of recommended databases, information of government statistics and white papers, domestic and international trends, etc.

SocINDEX with Full Text(EBSCOhost) Users can search this database by READ >more
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SocINDEX with Full Text covers the overall sociology and has more than 20,000 words sociology thesauruses. This database searches indexes and abstracts of more than 4700 journals, and the full texts of more than 870 out of 4,700. It also contains information of books and monographs.

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About coverage:1952-current

Sociological Abstracts searches literature information in the field of sociology and behavioral sciences from 1952. It contains more than 1800 journals, theses, minutes, etc.

SpringerLink Users can search this database by READ >more
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SpringerLink contains the full text of about 2000 online journals in all the fields. The journals published until 1996 can be searched by Springer Online Journal Archive.

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Springer Online Journal Archive is the online journal collections published by Springer until 1996. The journals from 1997 to current can be searched by SpringerLink.

Taxation & Economic Reform In America, 1781-2010(Hein Online)
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Taxation & Economic Reform In America contains more than 900 volumes of materials about U.S. tax reform & economic policy and materials about the details of the legislation. Please contact the library counter for ID/PW.

Theologische Realenzyklopadie Online(TRE Online)

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The online version of the theological encyclopedia “Theologische Realenzyklopadie” (total 36 volumes).

The Times Digital Archive (1785-1985)(Gale Databases) Users can search this database by READ >more
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The archive of “London Times” (from the first issue until 1985),  a pioneer of international communications network. The advertisements, charts and photos can also be viewed.

 

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This collection contains travel writings and materials of Life Writing (personal records such as autobiography, diaries, letters, reminiscences, etc.) and summaries about prosperity of modern tourism and the tourist industry.

  • Medieval Travel Writing : Manuscripts of travel writings from the 13th century until the 16th century
  • The Grand Tour : Diaries, letters, log books, sketches, maps, etc. from the late 16th century until the early 19th century
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WestLaw Next covers precedents, laws, materials related to administration, law journals, legal encyclopedias, lawyer yearbooks, news and business information all around the world. This database enables you to rapidly and easily do advanced legal researches with precedents and laws worldwide quickly added every day using Westlaw’s cutting-edge search functions. It contains U.S. law related materials, the U.S. statute books, administrative rules, law related journals, dockets, English law related materials, news, company information, etc.

Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Literature
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Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Literature is very useful online reference for literary researches. Searches and browses the Encyclopedia of Twentieth – Century Fiction, the Encyclopedia of the Novel and the Encyclopedia of Literary and Cultural Theory all at once. This database contains more than 900 articles (300-7000 words) written by specialists. There is a cross-reference function in the article and the end of the article.It provides not only the ordinary Advanced Search functions but also the function searching related articles by themes, fields, characters periods.

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Journal full collection : The online journal package of journals in all the fields published by Wiley-Blackwell. It is available for browsing the full text from 1997 until the latest issue. → Title lists (e-resources A-to-Z)

WorldCat(OCLC FirstSearch)
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WorldCat (OCLC FirstSearch) contains information of Western books and indexes of articles of Western journals.
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World Scholar:Latin America & the Caribbean(Gale Databases)

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Database about Latin American culture and society from the 15th century until the present. It provides not only the primary sources and the secondary sources but also the latest newspaper & magazine texts and videos & multimedia materials.

zotero
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zotero is the document management tool operating as Mozilla Firefox’s extended functions (add-on). There is a stand-alone version which doesn’t depend on Firefox. Users can increase the saving capacity (pay).

Ingenta Connect
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Academic Search Complete(EBSCOhost) Users can search this database by READ >more
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Academic Search Complete is the world biggest full text database for academic institutions including all of general fields such as human science, social science, natural science, medicine, science and engineering and so on.
Users can read the indexes and abstracts of articles carried by about 12,500 journals. ( the full texts of about 8,600 out of 12,500 journals.)

ACS Journals
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ACS Journals searches about 40 online journals published by American Chemical Society (ACS).

American History 1493-1945 (Module II)
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American History 1493-1945 (Module II) contains materials from the presidential election in 1860 (Lincoln was elected), the Civil War, until the end of World War Ⅱ. It provides not only important documents, personal diaries and letters but visual materials such as maps , sketch books and photos about the below topics. Full color and full text are avilable.
– Slavery
– Westward movement
– World War Ⅰ(An american nurse’s diary and documents about infantry)
– Economic growth and Gilded Age
– Women’s suffrage movement (including an enormous number of letters written by Susan B. Anthony)
– The Great Depression and the New Deal (including criticism of Herbert Hoover)
– World War Ⅱ (including Morris Weiner’s World War Ⅱ collection and materials about Okinawa)

American Law Institute Library (ALI)(Hein Online)
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Database made up of annual reports, assembly records, speeches of annual conventions and newsletters (The ALI Reporter) of the American Law Institute. It also contains documents of Restatement of Torts, Model Penal Code, and Statement of Essential Human Rights. Please contact the library counter for ID/PW.

American National Biography Online (ANB Online)
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The online version of  ” American national biography ” (24 volumes in total), the biggest reference of the american biographical dictionaries. This database widely includes people who influenced all the fields of an American history. It is valuable and essential for researches on a history , a society, an economic history and a culture of North America.

American Periodicals Series(ProQuest) Users can search this database by READ >more
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American Periodicals Series contains the periodicals such as specialized journals, general magazines, specialized magazines such as literary magazines, magazines for children and women and so on published in America.

APS Journals
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APS Journals provides the full text of  ” Physical Review A, B, C, D, E” and ” Physical Review Letters” offered by American Physical Society.

Archives Direct
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Collection (Rikkyo University has contract for):
“Foreign Office Files for India, Pakistan and Afghanistan, 1947-1980”

  • Section Ⅰ. Independence, Partition and Nehru Era, 1947-1964
  • Section Ⅱ. South Asian Conflicts and Independence for Bangladesh, 1965-1971

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Archives Unbound(Gale Databases)
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Database of materials such as historical documents, precious letters, memoranda, newsletters and so on.
1. “The Savings and Loan Crisis: Loss of Public Trust and the Federal Bailout, 1989-1993”
2. “Hollywood, Moral Censorship, and the Motion Picture Production Code, 1927-1968”
3. “European Colonialism in the Early 20th Century: German Colonies in Asia and the Pacific: From Colonialism to Japanese Mandates, 1910-1929”
4. “19th Century English-Language Journals from the Far East”
5. “The Observer: News for the American Soldier in Vietnam, 1962-1973”
6. “Country Intelligence Reports on Japan 1941-1947. State Department’s Bureau of Intelligence and Research Reports.”
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Artemis Primary Sources(Gale Databases)
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About coverage:mid 15th century - 20th century

Artemis Primary Sources searches multiple source of historical material databases.
Contracted databases:

  • Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO)
  • Financial Times Historical Archive, 1888-2010
  • Nineteenth Century Collections Online (NCCO)
  • The Times Digital Archive (1785-1985)
Beck-Online
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The online version of magazines and books (comments and handbooks) published by “Beck” in Germany.

Benjamins Online Resources
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Rikkyo University has contracred for:
– Bibliography of Pragmatics Online
– Handbook of Pragmatics Online
– Translation Studies Bibliography
– Handbook of Translation Studies Online

Bibliography of British and Irish History(Brepolis) Users can search this database by READ >more
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A literature database of British and Irish history (B.C.55 – the present) made by the Royal Historical Society.

BNC Online(Shogakukan Corpus Network)
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The world’s biggest the British National Corpus (BNC) was completed in 1994 and it contains 100 million words of written and spoken language. It contains BNC world edition, which is revised version of BNC. (Some texts were replaced because of copyright problems and corrected).

Book Review Digest Plus(EBSCOhost) Users can search this database by READ >more
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The online version of ” Book Review Digest” published by H.W. Wilson. This database searches the book reviews carried by 110 magazines and newspapers (related to Science, Human science and Social science) published in the U.S., Canada and U.K.

Cambridge Books Online Users can search this database by READ >more
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The e-book collection of Cambridge University Press. This database covers all the fields of human science, social science, natural science and medicine and searches all the titles by full-text, key words and contents. The titles Rikkyo University purchased can be viewed in full text as PDF files.

 

Cambridge Companions Online
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The online version of “Cambridge Companions” series, which briefly summarize major writers, artists, topics and periods. Rikkyo university has contract for 197 titles (Philosophy, Religion, and Culture collection).

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About coverage:1996 - current

This is the online journal package of all the fields of journals (about 250 volumes) published by Cambridge University Press.

CapitalIQ
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CapitalIQ provides data as follows:
– Financial data, attribute data of 60,000 listed or delisted companies and 1,500,000 unlisted companies in more than 80 countries worldwide.
– Private equities: 14,000 profiles
– 900,000 listed stocks
– Capital transaction information such as M&A, IPO
– Board members’ information
– GICS
– Macroeconomy data
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Chatham House Online Archive(Gale Databases)
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About coverage:1920 - 1979

Chatham House Online Archive provides digitized materials of Royal Institute of International Affairs’ (Chatham House) publications & sound materials. Rikkyo university has contract for Part 1 (1920-1979).

chosun.com (The Chosun Ilbo Online Edition)(KISS)
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About coverage:1920 (first published) - current

The Dong-a Ilbo , Korea Joongang Daily and The Chosun Ilbo are the top three big newspapers in Korea. This database seraches from the first issue till the latest issue of The Chosun Ilbo. The articles after 1990 can be searched in full text.

Church Missionary Society Periodicals
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About coverage:1804 - 2009

The full-text database of periodicals published by Church Missionary Society in 1804-2009.
The below sections are available:
– Module1. Global Missions and Contemporary Encounters, 1841-2009
– Module2. Journals, Asian Missions and The Historical Record, 1816-1986

CNKI (China National Knowledge Infrastructure)
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CNKI China Knowledge Resource Integrated Database is the key project of national informatization construction.
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Colonial-Period Korea Online
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The digitized collection by C.V. Starr East Asian Library, Columbia University.
– Korea related documents in Japanese : 87 titles
– Impressions of the beginning of Korea opening in Western European languages (mostly English) : 48 titles
– Colonial-period literature in Korean : 135 titles

Business Source Complete(EBSCOhost) Users can search this database by READ >more
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Business Source Complete widely covers major fields of economics and business administration. This database contains not only journals but various information such as books, economic reports, industrial reports, market researches, SWOT analyses and so on. It provides indexes and abstracts of over 13,500 publications and the full text of more than 12,000 titles (of over 13,500 titles) .

 

DBpia Users can search this database by READ >more
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The online journal database of Korean scholarly journals. Rikkyo University has contract for the fields of human science and social science.

Digital Sanborn Maps 1867-1970 (Hawaii)
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Rikkyo University has contract for Hawaii only.
“Digital Sanborn Maps” is the online version of the large scale maps recorded buildings, roads, uses and so on in detail of the all over U.S. cities from 1867 to 1970.
[More details] Outlines of the buildings, areas/structures/positions of the windows and the doors/widths of the roads and the sidewalks/the boundaries/uses of the buildings/addresses and so on.

Dispute Settlement Commentary(World Trade Law. Net) Users can search this database by READ >more
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Dispute Settlement Commentary is a comprehensive online information source about international trade laws and focuses on laws of WTO. It contains dispute resolution annotations, NAFTA documents, GATT WTO Panel and Appellate Body reports, WTO arbitration reports, Uruguay Round Agreement, GATT Tokyo Agreement, Vienna convention on the Law of Treaties and so on. All the materials can be searched and viewed in full text. In addition, it provides summaries, annotations and analyses of these reports and new interpretations whenever new precedents or new dispute resolution reports appear (within 3 weeks).

donga.com (Dong-A Ilbo Online edition)(KISS)
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A Korean daily newspaper, THE DONG-A ILBO launched on April 1, 1920. CHOSUN ILBO, KOREA JOONGANG DAILY, and THE DONG-A ILBO are the top three big newspapers in Korea. The articles after 1990 can be searched by full-text. This database is also available by automatically logging in from database “KISS”.

Early English Books Online(chadwyck) Users can search this database by READ >more
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*NetLibrary   It provides not only the titles contracted by Rikkyo University but the main body of copyright free titles.

ebrary Users can search this database by READ >more
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ebrary is the e-book collection contains e-book published by about 500 publishers worldwide. E-books can be founded from one platform. It provides books of highly reliable publishers worldwide and covers various fields.

EBSCOhost(EBSCOhost) Users can search this database by READ >more
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The below databases are available.
– Academic Search Complete
– Book Review Digest Plus
– Business Source Complete
– eBook Collection(Netlibrary)
– EconLit
– Green FILE
– MLA Directory of Periodicals
– MLA International Bibliography
– Library, Information Science & Technology Abstract (LISTA)
– PsyARTICLES *Available at Niiza Campus (Psychology) only : Ikebukuro Campus users can apply the Inter-Campus Delivery.
– PsyINFO *Available at Niiza Campus (Psychology) only
– Readers’ guide to periodical literature
– Regional Business News
– SocINDEX with Full Text
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EconLit(EBSCOhost) Users can search this database by READ >more
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The secondary information (indexes, abstracts, etc.) database of economic research produced by American Economic Association. It contains books, journals, minutes, theses and working papers.

The Economist Historical Archive 1843-2007(Gale Databases) Users can search this database by READ >more
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Gale NewsVault user guide (in Japanese)

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The online version of “The Economist”, a business journal. “The Economist” provides detailed precise analyses and clear reports on world economics, politics, business, finance, science, technology and so on.

Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO)(Gale Databases) Users can search this database by READ >more
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The online version of “The Eighteenth Century” (microfilm version). It contains all of the printings printed in English or U.K. in the 18th century (1701-1800). Printings details : books, a fly sheet, bibles, pamphlets, guides, dictionaries, yearbooks, maps, etc. All the pages by images can be viewed.
*March 2016 ECCOⅡ additionally contracted (a search screen is the same).

Electronic Enlightenment
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Database of digitized correspondence left by illuminators who worked actively from the beginning of the 17th century to the middle of the 19th century (For example, Voltaire, Rousseau, Newton and Kant). This database was provided by the project of Oxford University Press and Oxford University Bodleian Library. Correspondence’s counterpart is a family member, a friend, a bank, a bookstore, a publisher, a patron, etc. Through descriptions expressing illuminator’s voice, time background, relationships and private lives, “Electronic Enlightenment” provides new finding place of historical research, research of thought and research of characters.

Elgaronline
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The online platform of Edward Elgar’s more than 2500 titles of electronic books, journals and references (including monographs, handbooks and companions). The titles contracted by Rikkyo University can be viewed in full text as P DF files.

Empire Online
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Empire Online is a large database which provides all of Empire’s materials from explorations of Columbus until today (about 5 centuries). It contains diaries, letters, magazines, travel records, logbooks, novels, plays, exposition records, missionary materials, etc.

ERIC(ProQuest) Users can search this database by READ >more
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ERIC (Educational Resources Information Center) is provided by United States Department of Education. It offers information of education and its related fields.

Factiva.com Users can search this database by READ >more
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Factiva.com provides a wide range of business information such as major newspapers, news, company information, market information worldwide including Japan. It also contains company financial information, market data (from present to past), and analyst report provided by Investext, etc.

Financial Times Historical Archive, 1888-2010(Gale Databases)
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Financial Times Historical Archive provides “Financial Times” from the first issue (1888) until 2010 with original page images. This database enables you to search by full text, refine their search by the article column, the issue date, etc. and view every issue.

Foreign International Law Resources Database (FILRD)(Hein Online) Users can search this database by READ >more

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Database of important materials of international law such as publications of American Society of International Law, Hague Permanent Court of International Justice and so on. Please contact the library counter for ID/PW.

FT.com
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Gale Databases(Gale Databases)
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– Archives Unbound
– Artemis Primary Sources
– Chatham House Online Archive
– Eighteenth Century Collections Online
– The Economist Historical Archive 1843-2007
– Financial Times Historical Archive, 1888-2010
– Gale Virtual Reference Library
– National Geographic Virtual Library
– Opposing Viewpoints In Context
– The Making of the Modern World
– The Times Digital Archive 1785-1985
– World Scholar: Latin America & the Caribbean
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Gale NewsVault(Gale Databases)
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Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL)
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The e-book type reference tool provided by Gale Group. This database enables you to cross search all the titles which Rikkyo University has contract for. Please search  e-resources A-Z for the latest contracted titles.

Google Scholar
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Google Scholar searches academic materials of academic publishers, academic associations, universities and so on without restrictions such as publishers or fields.

The Grand Tour
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Database of letters, diaries, magazines, logbooks, guide books, sketches, maps related to the Grand Tour (in the 18th century rich aristocratic young people traveled abroad as their studies in U.K.). Most of the materials are owned by private collections or archives (exhibited limitedly) and rare.
Rikkyo University has contract for:
■Medieval Travel Writing : Manuscripts of travel writings from the 13th century until the 16th century.
■The Travel Writing, Spectacle and World History : Diaries, travel writings and letters written by women in the 19th-20th century.

The Hague Academy Collected Courses Online
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Database of all the transcripts of lectures at the Hague Academy of International Law. This database is highly evaluated as first-quality research results by authoritative researchers and business persons in the field of international public law, international private law and the related fields.

Hein Online
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“Hein Online” is provided by an academic publisher in the field of law “William S. Hein & Co., Inc.”. It contains more than 1,100 periodicals of law or law related from the first issue and the full texts are also available. (The latest issue has an embargo). Please contact the library counter for ID/PW.
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The History of Mass Tourism
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House of Commons Parliamentary Papers searches Parliamentary materials as important materials studying U.K. and neighboring countries.
Rikkyo University has contract for two databases written below.
(1)Nineteenth / Twentieth Century House of Commons Parliamentary Papers : It contains the full texts of House of Commons Parliamentary Papers including charts, maps, etc…in the 19th-20th century (1801-2005).
(2)Eighteenth Century House of Commons Parliamentary Papers : It provides about 1 million pages of all kinds of documents in the period called “Long” 18th century (1660-1834).
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IBFD Online

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IBFD Online is provided by IBFD (International Bureau of Fiscal Documentation), an international tax service research institution.
Contents and outlines of contracted databases:
– European Tax Explorer Plus:European Tax Information Database. It covers tax systems of the whole Europe. Tax News Service / Tax Treaty Case Law / EC Direct Tax Case Law /Global Tax Survey / International Tax Glossary / Tax Treaties Database (Europe)
– Global Tax Analyses
– European Taxation Journal Online
– VAT (Value-added tax)  in Europe

IISS Armed Conflict Database

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International Institute for Strategic Studies [IISS] publishes Military Balance (reports on world military situations). This database provides the latest data and the original analyses about more than 75 armed conflicts by IISS.

Intelli Connect Securities (Federal)

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Rikkyo University has contract for the content “Securities (Federal)”. Please contact the library counter for ID/PW.

International African Bibliography Online Users can search this database by READ >more
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The online version of “International African Bibliography”.

International Research Center for Japanese Studies
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This portal site provides information of Japanese culture researches. For example, the database of rare books and materials about ghost (Yo-kai) picture scrolls, old maps, tanka/haiku and the research support database. Some databases require application for use.

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JSTOR is the full-text online journal service of human science and social science form the first issue until several years before the latest issue (moving wall settings to protect publishers’ profit-making rights).
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Juris
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Database of laws and precedents in Germany and EU. It contains laws, government ordinances, orders, administrative regulations, the full texts of every courts’ precedents and instant relationships. It provides abstracts of about 650 titles of German law journals and series periodicals. Off-campus access ID/PW can be issued for full-time teachers and graduates. Please contact the library counter.

KISS(Korean studies Information Services)
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KISS is Korea’s biggest online journal database of scholarly journals provided by Korean Studies Information (KSI). It contains about 1200 scholarly journals and more than 1300 periodicals. 1000 periodicals can be viewed. It provides the indexes of CHOSUN ILBO and THE DONG-A ILBO.
*Rikkyo University has contract for the fields of human science and social science.
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KPM
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KPM is the Korean speech information database, which send Democratic People’s Republic of Korea’s major speeches and academic information to the world in real time. Besides “Roudou Shimbun”, “Minshu Chousen”, “Bungaku Shimbun”, “Touitsu Shimpou”, “Pyongyang Times”, “Chousen Shimpou Pyongyang Shikyoku News (KPM Original)”, it contains 15 academic journals and literary magazines such as “Senriuma”, “Chousen Bungaku”, “Chousen Geijutsu”, “Jidou Bungaku”, “Seinen Bungaku”, etc. Users can only browse the contents. Quotations and reproduction are prohibited.

Kyobo Scholar
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Kyobo Scolar is online journal database of Korean scholarly journals provided by Korea’s biggest bookstore, Kyobo Book Centre. It contains more than 500 kinds of scholarly journals published by more than 300 academic institutions and research institutes in Korea.

LAWnB
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The Korea’s biggest portal site specialized in law. It contains legal information. A large variety of legal information integrated search and connecting each legal information with mutual links enables material analyses in various views. It contains old provisions and they are comparable to present provisions.

lexis.com
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Database of the legal integrated database. This database contains laws, precedents, patents, law related books, etc all over the world. It also contains news, company information, marketing information, etc. Please contact the library counter for ID/PW.
*For English version, please access from the above link and choose the tab “lexis.com”.

LexisNexis Academic Users can search this database by READ >more
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LexisNexis Academic contains a large variety of information such as general newspaper or magazine articles, business information, law information, medicine information, etc.
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LexisNexis Juris Classeur
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LexisNexis Juris Classeur provides a wide range of reliable French legal information and updates quickly. It contains not only primary contents such as laws and precedents, but also a lot of secondary information added high value.

The Making of the Modern World (MOMW)
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This database provides the full text of “Goldsmiths’ Library of Economic Literature by University of London” and “Kress Library of Business and Economics by Harvard Business School” which are appreciated overseas as social scientific historical collections. It contains about 65900 books in the field of social science such as economic history, business history and social thought history from the middle of the 15th century until 1914, 466 periodicals launched in the same period, pamphlets, etc.

The March of Time

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The video streaming service of the U.S. newsreel “The March of Time” (produced by Time Inc.). It contains more than 400 newsreels from 1935 until 1967. “The March of Time” is one of the most spotlighted as the beginning of 20th century’ newsreel, TV series. It started to be broadcast as the U.S. CBS Radio’s radio series, was shown as newsreel from 1935 to 1951 and had been broadcast as TV series until 1967.

MathSciNet
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MathSciNet is the comprehensive bibliographic and review database provided by American Mathematical Society. It covers world math materials. It comprehensively covers materials from 1940, users can search in various ways.

Max Planck Encyclopedia of Public International Law Users can search this database by READ >more

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The online version of a prestigious reference related to international law written by more than 800 researchers or lawyers. Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law took a leading role in the compilation.

Medieval Travel Writing Users can search this database by READ >more
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Medieval Travel Writing searches original manuscripts of both actual trips and imaginary trips in the 13-16th centuries. This database provides medieval manuscripts owned by libraries in European countries, well-known travelers’ (such as Marco Polo and Prester John) detailed documents and travelers’ route maps.
■Contracted collections:
(1)The Grand Tour : Diaries, letters, logbooks, sketches, maps, etc. from the latter half of the 16th century until the first half of the 19th century.
(2)The Travel Writing, Spectacle and World History : Diaries, travel records, letters, etc. by the 19-20th centuries’ women.

Meiji Japan
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A Meiji Japan digital archive collection. This database contains Edward S. Morse’s letters, diaries, notes, materials related to natural history, archaeology, folklore of Japan and China, lecture materials, journals and books. He recorded Japanese lives before the western modernization teaching science at present Tokyo University and acted as mediator between Japan and the West.

Mendeley
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Create an individual account and use. Saving and reading the documents are available online, but Quoting the saved documents to write articles are need to download a desktop version and a quotes plugin for MS Word. Users can increase the save capacity (pay).

Mergent Online Users can search this database by READ >more
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Mergent Online is the company and financial information database of 16500 American companies and 27500 overseas companies (including Japanese listed companies). EDGAR documents and annual reports of American Exchange can be accessible.

MLA International Bibliography(EBSCOhost) Users can search this database by READ >more
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MLA International Bibliography is the secondary information database on linguistics, literature and folklore produced by Modern Language Association. It contains not only more than 4400 journals but information of books, theses, etc. “PMLA: Publications of Modern Language Association of America” contains from 1880’s. When the link “Find this article in full text from JSTOR” is displayed , the articles can be viewed in full text by JSTOR.

National Geographic Virtual Library(Gale Databases) Users can search this database by READ >more
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This is the official journal database of  “National Geographic Society” (nonprofit organization)  which was established for the purpose of the spread of geography. It is well-known that though it was an academic journal, many pictures and photos were used and especially color photos were carried earlier than any journals.

Nature Asia-Pacific
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The scientific information portal site provided by Nature Publishing Group. Nature Publishing Group publishes UK academic journals “Nature”. It contains a lot of current topics and interdisciplinary information.

NetLibrary(EBSCOhost) Users can search this database by READ >more
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NetLibrary is an ebook collection of about 1500 major Japanese and European publishers. They publish reference books (dictionaries, encyclopedias, handbooks, guides, etc.), specialized books on each field, business books, general books, mainly academic books and specialized books. This database provides contracted titles and more than 3500 copyright free Western books.

 

Nineteenth Century Collections Online (NCCO)(Gale Databases) Users can search this database by READ >more
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NCCO searches a wide range of first historical materials in the 19th century. It contains various materials such as books, monographs, newspapers, magazines, diaries, letters, manuscripts, photos, pamphlets, maps, statistics (mainly in English, but including non-European languages). Rikkyo University has contract for Archive 1-8.

OECD iLibrary Users can search this database by READ >more
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OECD iLibrary contains reports printed by OECD, International Energy Agency (IEA), Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA) and International Transport Forum (ITF). It also provides OECD publications (books, journals, annual reports, Outlook, working papers) and “International Trade by Commodity Statistics Database (ITCS)”.

Opposing Viewpoints In Context (OVIC)(Gale Databases) Users can search this database by READ >more
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This learning/studying database contains materials as arguing and considering information from various positions about modern society’s various points of arguments. It contains arguments by specialists, reference materials which explains backgrounds of problems, related first materials and images, latest full-text journal articles, etc. Users can search and read by each theme.
Modern society’s various points of arguments:
juvenile crime/abortion/the abolition of capital punishment/cloning technology/animal testing/doping/gun control/privacy/sex education/biological weapons/terrorism/war crime

Oxford Dictionary of National Biography Online Users can search this database by READ >more
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The online version of “Oxford Dictionary of National Biography”. This database widely covers persons related to British history from the 4th century B.C. until the present. It also contains more than 10000 people’s portraits and photos.

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“Oxford English Dictionary (Second Edition)” is the world’s biggest and the most eminent dictionary. It’s total 20 volumes. This database is the online version of “Oxford English Dictionary (Second Edition)”.

Oxford Handbooks Online(Oxford University Press) Users can search this database by READ >more
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Oxford Handbooks make users grasp each field’s assignment and future direction. Oxford Handbooks Online (OHO) is the online version of Oxford Handbooks. Rikkyo University has contract for 29 titles in Economic and Finance.

Oxford Journals Online(Oxford University Press) Users can search this database by READ >more
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■OXFORD JOURNALS (Full Collection):
The online journal package of OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS’ about 240 journals of all the fields. The articles from 1996 until the latest issue can be viewed in full text. >> Title lists (eResources A-Z)
■Oxford Journals Archive Online Full Collection :
The online journal collection until 1995. This database can be accesible from OXFORD JOURNALS SITE with the above package. *It also available for the online journal repository “NII-REO”‘s archive → NII-REO

Oxford Journals Archive Online Full Collection(Oxford University Press) Users can search this database by READ >more
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■OXFORD JOURNALS (Full Collection):
The online journal package of OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS’ about 240 journals of all the fields. The articles from 1996 until the latest issue can be viewed in full text. → Title lists (eResources A-Z)
■Oxford Journals Archive Online Full Collection :
The online journal collection until 1995. This database can be accessible from OXFORD JOURNALS SITE with the above package. *It is also available for the online journal repository “NII-REO”‘s archive → NII-REO

Oxford Reports on International Law Users can search this database by READ >more
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This is the precedent database which contains international judgments by international tribunals, national courts and special tribunals. Rikkyo University has contract for International Law in Domestic Courts.

Periodicals Archive Online (Collection1)(ProQuest) Users can search this database by READ >more
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Periodicals Archive Online provides important journal articles of humanities and social science from the first issue until 2000 by image data.

Press Reader (former Library Press Display)
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Press Reader contains more than 2000 newspapers issued in 100 countries. It contains not only the pages of newspapers themselves but also advertisements. The past articles at most 90 days before can be viewed (It depends on titles).

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– American Periodicals Series
– ERIC (Educational Resources Information Center)
– Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts (LLBA)
– New York Times “The New York Times Book Review”(1986 -) and “New York Times Magazine”(1986 -)
*”The New York Times”(1851-2008) is available on ProQuest Historical Newspapers.
– Periodicals Archive Online
– ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global
– ProQuest Historical Newspapers(The New York Times(1851-2008))
– Social Services Abstracts
– Sociological Abstract
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ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global(ProQuest) Users can search this database by READ >more
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About coverage:1861-current

Database of dissertations & theses of more than 1000 universities worldwide mainly in North America. About North America, it contains from 1861, the first dissertation accepted. The dissertations after 1997 can be viewed in full text.

ProQuest Historical Newspapers(ProQuest) Users can search this database by READ >more
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ProQuest Historical Newspapers contains “The New York Times” (1851-2008). The full texts are provided with clipping pages (PDF).

ProQuest History Vault(ProQuest)
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It is the digitized collection of American foreign policy materials at the time of Vietnam War. Mainly owned documents related to government and military affairs. (White house documents owned by NARA (National Archives and Records Administration), NSC (National Security Council) documents, Federal Records Centers, Kennedy presidential library, Johnson presidential library…) What did American foreign policy, world strategy, international relationships and Vietnam War bring to America? Users can use this as basic materials for thinking the whole diplomacy situations of America and the world.

PsycARTICLES(EBSCOhost) Users can search this database by READ >more
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*Ikebukuro campus users have to specify the material and can request on campus material copy
PsycARTICLES is the psychology database produced by American Psychological Association (APA). The 77 journals published by APA or related institutions are provided with full text. It contains the first issue (1984) of “Psychological Review” which is important for the psychological research.
*Niiza campus users only can get off campus ID/PW at Niiza library counter.

PsycINFO(EBSCOhost) Users can search this database by READ >more
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PsyINFO is the secondary information database in the field of psychology produced by American Psychological Association (APA). It contains not only journals but materials such as books, theses, technical reports and so on. It also contains international periodicals published in more than 45 countries.
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PubMed
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PubMed is the secondary information database of articles in the field of medicine and biology provided by National Center for Biotechnology Information, US National Library of Medicine. Some articles can be viewed in full text.

ReadCube Users can search this database by READ >more
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Create personal accounts and use. There are a web version for saving the documents and a desktop version for editing or quoting, downloading and using. Strengthened Readcube Web Reader is adopted as an official journal article reader of Nature Publishing Group (NPG) and Wiley. For browsing only, a personal account are not required.

Readers’ guide to periodical literature(EBSCOhost)
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The online version of “Reader’s guide to periodical literature” published by H.W. Wilson. It contains article indexes of more than 400 general magazines published in the U.S. and Canada after 1983. It also contains the full texts about some magazines after 1994.

RefWorks (Legacy)
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Create a personal account and use.
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-To save collected information online (online database, online journal, OPAC)  on their own platforms.
-To create article’s reference list.
-To share information.
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*For MS Word2016 for Mac users (about Write-N-Cite) → Japanese ver. / English ver.

RefWorks (New)
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-To create article’s reference list.
-To share information.

Routledge Handbooks Online Users can search this database by READ >more
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The online platform of e-books of Routledge. The contracted titles can be viewed in full text as PDF files.

SAGE Journals Online
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The online journal package of “SAGE premier 2010” collection (all the fields about 560 journals). The articles from 1999 until the latest issue can be viewed in full text.

ScienceDirect(ebook) Users can search this database by READ >more
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The online platform of ebooks published by ELSEVIER. The titles Rikkyo University purchased can be viewed in full text as PDF file.

ScienceDirect (SciVerse) (Backfile Collections by Subject) Users can search this database by READ >more
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Though title lists ended in 1994, the title after 1995 under online subscription can be browsed.

ScienceDirect (SciVerse) (Pay Per View) Users can search this database by READ >more
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SciFinder
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SciFinder is the chemical information database provided by American Chemical Society.
-CAplus (literature information) : 1808-
-REGISTRY (chemical substance information) : 1907-
-CASREACT (organic reaction information) : 1840-
-CHEMCATS (commercial chemicals catalog information):  1995-
-CHEMLIST (chemical substance regulation information) : 1979-
*User registration is needed. ID unused for two years automatically stops. To make ID effective again, please refer to the user registration procedure.

SciencePortal
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SciencePortal is the technology information portal site provided by Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST). It contains introductions of recommended databases, information of government statistics and white papers, domestic and international trends, etc.

SocINDEX with Full Text(EBSCOhost) Users can search this database by READ >more
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SocINDEX with Full Text covers the overall sociology and has more than 20,000 words sociology thesauruses. This database searches indexes and abstracts of more than 4700 journals, and the full texts of more than 870 out of 4,700. It also contains information of books and monographs.

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About coverage:1952-current

Sociological Abstracts searches literature information in the field of sociology and behavioral sciences from 1952. It contains more than 1800 journals, theses, minutes, etc.

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About coverage:1997-current

SpringerLink contains the full text of about 2000 online journals in all the fields. The journals published until 1996 can be searched by Springer Online Journal Archive.

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About coverage:until 1996

Springer Online Journal Archive is the online journal collections published by Springer until 1996. The journals from 1997 to current can be searched by SpringerLink.

Taxation & Economic Reform In America, 1781-2010(Hein Online)
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About coverage:1781-2010

Taxation & Economic Reform In America contains more than 900 volumes of materials about U.S. tax reform & economic policy and materials about the details of the legislation. Please contact the library counter for ID/PW.

Theologische Realenzyklopadie Online(TRE Online)

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The online version of the theological encyclopedia “Theologische Realenzyklopadie” (total 36 volumes).

The Times Digital Archive (1785-1985)(Gale Databases) Users can search this database by READ >more
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About coverage:1785-1985

The archive of “London Times” (from the first issue until 1985),  a pioneer of international communications network. The advertisements, charts and photos can also be viewed.

 

Travel Writing, Spectacle and World History
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This collection contains travel writings and materials of Life Writing (personal records such as autobiography, diaries, letters, reminiscences, etc.) and summaries about prosperity of modern tourism and the tourist industry.

  • Medieval Travel Writing : Manuscripts of travel writings from the 13th century until the 16th century
  • The Grand Tour : Diaries, letters, log books, sketches, maps, etc. from the late 16th century until the early 19th century
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WestLaw Next covers precedents, laws, materials related to administration, law journals, legal encyclopedias, lawyer yearbooks, news and business information all around the world. This database enables you to rapidly and easily do advanced legal researches with precedents and laws worldwide quickly added every day using Westlaw’s cutting-edge search functions. It contains U.S. law related materials, the U.S. statute books, administrative rules, law related journals, dockets, English law related materials, news, company information, etc.

Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Literature
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Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Literature is very useful online reference for literary researches. Searches and browses the Encyclopedia of Twentieth – Century Fiction, the Encyclopedia of the Novel and the Encyclopedia of Literary and Cultural Theory all at once. This database contains more than 900 articles (300-7000 words) written by specialists. There is a cross-reference function in the article and the end of the article.It provides not only the ordinary Advanced Search functions but also the function searching related articles by themes, fields, characters periods.

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About coverage:1997-current

Journal full collection : The online journal package of journals in all the fields published by Wiley-Blackwell. It is available for browsing the full text from 1997 until the latest issue. → Title lists (e-resources A-to-Z)

WorldCat(OCLC FirstSearch)
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WorldCat (OCLC FirstSearch) contains information of Western books and indexes of articles of Western journals.
*Please also use a free site “WorldCat“.

World Scholar:Latin America & the Caribbean(Gale Databases)

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Database about Latin American culture and society from the 15th century until the present. It provides not only the primary sources and the secondary sources but also the latest newspaper & magazine texts and videos & multimedia materials.

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zotero is the document management tool operating as Mozilla Firefox’s extended functions (add-on). There is a stand-alone version which doesn’t depend on Firefox. Users can increase the saving capacity (pay).

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