Leaning Portal

 refers to the databases which are available off campus.
※Off-campus use ofdatabases are limited to 3rd year undergraduates or above, graduate students, and university staff.

About Remote Access


Discovery Service

Yamadai Discovery

Easily discover the world of library content


Search dictionaries

JapanKnowledge
The largest online web archive in Japan, which includes encyclopedias, dictionaries, etc.
NetLibrary
An e-book collection which includes dictionaries and fundamental series for beginners.

Search materials in Yamaguchi University

Yamaguchi University Library Catalog(OPAC)
You can search books and journals held in the Yamaguchi University

Search other library catalogs

WebcatPlus
You can search the books held by other university libraries in Japan.
Yamaguchi Cross-Search Catalog
Search for books in public or university libraries within Yamaguchi Prefecture.
NDL-OPAC (National Diet Library Online Public Access Catalog)
You can search a catalog of the National Diet Library.
Calil
With this site you can search a wide variety of resources such as books, journals and electronic resources all in one go.

Read E-Books

English reading books
You can select books for your English level.
NetLibrary
An e-book collection which includes dictionaries and fundamental series for beginners.
Kagakusho-Siryokan
An e-book collection in chemistry, provided by the Chemical Society of Japan.
National Diet Library Digital Collections
You can search and view a variety of resources, collected and stored by the National Diet Library of Japan.
Aozora Bunko
You can read books in public domain.

Search articles of newspapers

Kikuzo II VisualAvailable inside the university
A database of Asahi Shimbun articles published since 1945.
Yomidas Rekishikan (since Heisei era)Available inside the university
A database of Yomiuri Shimbun articles published since 1986.
Asahi Shinbun Database during the pre-war periodAvailable only on the designated PC
You can search and view a variety of resources, collected and stored by the National Diet Library of Japan.
Yomiuri Shinbun during Taisho periodAvailable only on the designated PC
You can read books in public domain.
Websites of newspaper companies
朝日新聞中国新聞
読売新聞山口新聞
毎日新聞宇部日報
産経新聞サンデー山口
日本経済新聞時事通信社
The Japan Times共同通信社
47NEWS

Search journal articles

CiNii Articles
A database of information about academic articles published in Japan.
JDreamⅢAvailable inside the university
With this you can search papers about science technology, medical science and pharmacology.
Medical Online
A database which provides papers about medical science and nursing science
Japan Medical Abstracts Society WebAvailable only in the Yoshida and Kogushi Campus
Another database containing technical papers about medical science and nursing science
The National Diet Library Search
You can use this site to search many catalogs and digital archives, including those of libraries, archives, museums, academic institutes and the National Diet Library.
Use other databases
There are other databases for searching specific articles.
Use online journals
You can search online journals by title.
Policy on Acceptable Use of E-Resources

Search company information

eolAvailable only in the Yoshida Campus
This database allows you to search company information in Asia (mainly domestic corporations in Japan).
EDINET
You can search securities reports.

“Remote Access” for off-campus use
Some of these e-resources can be accessed off campus.
“Support for Search” for beginners
We introduce you how to use materials in Yamaguchi University.
MyLibrary
You can confirm lending/reservation status, request purchasing books, Inter Library Loan, or other library services.

Contact:
The General Library Information Service Section Tel:083-933-5183 (extension 5183) e-mail:toshokan@yamaguchi-u.ac.jp