University of Bergen Library

Japanese Studies

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The physical library is temporarily closed, but our digital services remain available.

Should you have any questions or need guidance, please do not hesitate to contact us. 

If you experience trouble accessing the literature you need, please contact us. We may be able to provide digital access or alternative literature. See the bottom of this page for contact information for your subject librarian.

We are unable to provide physical documents. Please ignore messages to pick-up or return documents until further notice.

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The university library provides access to a wide selection of books, theses, articles and other types of material, in printed or electronic form. These can be found by using our search engine Oria (see search box further up). If you can't find the book you need, you may suggest it for purchase.

Where to find the books at the Library of Humanities
Japanese linguistics                                 495.6                1. floor
Japanese litterary science                      895.6                4. floor (book tower)
Japanese history                                        952                   1. floor (book tower)
Japanese fiction                                         S 58                  2. floor (book tower)
Journals                                                                                   Must be ordered from the catalogue


A selection of our books in Japanese studies: