CiNii Books enables searching of information on books and journals that are held in university libraries in Japan.
About 10 million titles held in 1200 university libraries (totaled over 100 million books), and about 1.5 million authors are included.
- CiNii Books contains wide variety of books – recent books, classics, foreign books, CD, DVD, etc.
- Users can check the list of libraries in Japan holding the books or journals they are searching for.
- Directly linking to the OPAC (Online Public Access Catalog) page of university libraries from book or journal page enables users to search for the details such as whether it is available now.
- If these full texts are provided in CiNii Articles, users can follow the link to the full text documents.
In Japanese with English interface.
The licensed databases may only be used for personal and scientific purposes, as well as for research and educational purposes. It is strictly forbidden to change, rewrite, systematically copy, redistribute, sell, publish or in any way use the material for commercial purposes.
Systematic and/or automated duplication of content, such as but not limited to, text-mining and data-mining is not allowed without prior consent from NIAS. Please contact the NIAS Library for further information.