We are delighted to announce that the Fifth Graduate Summer School in Japanese Early-modern Palaeography will run from Monday 6 August to Saturday 18 August 2018 at the University of Cambridge, Emmanuel College (Cambridge, UK)
We are now accepting applications. The deadline for submitting an application is 9 February 2018.
Please visit: www.wakancambridge.com
The Bodleian Libraries invite applications for the position of the Bodleian Japanese Librarian.
For the details, please see at:
The National Diet Library Japan would like to announce
"Training Program for Librarians and Researchers for Japanese Materials"
held in February 2018.
We look forward to your application.
For details, see [ http://www.ndl.go.jp/en/library/training_jsl.html ]
[ http://www.ndl.go.jp/jp/library/training/guide/H29training_jsl_yoko.pdf ]
Eye of the Tree
During the EAJRS conference:
14 September 2017, 18:00-18:45
outside of Professorbolingen, in the garden behind the law library/universiteitsplassen
This award has been created to publicly celebrate Professor Josef Kreiner in his remarkable academic efforts to promote Japanese studies in Europe and at Hosei University Research Center for International Japanese Studies (HIJAS). At the same time we want to encourage overseas scholars of Japanese studies and to contribute to further development in this academic field.
The Japan Guide from The National Archives of the Netherlands
The North American Coordinating Council on Japanese Library Resources (NCC) is pleased to announce a new link to the updated Japan Guide of the National Archives of the Netherlands’ (NAN) on NCC’s Research Access Guides to Japanese Collections at http://guides.nccjapan.org/NAN.
Application term for scholarships has been closed
The European Association of Japanese Resource Specialists (EAJRS) especially wishes to encourage the participation to its conference of resource specialists and young scholars from institutions with limited financial means, or that have seldom or never attended an EAJRS conference. Therefore, with support from the Toshiba International Foundation, the organizers of the 28th EAJRS conference in Oslo would like to offer three scholarships, which will include:
The National Diet Library, Japan, released two new e-learning courses with English subtitles.
- How to make good use of the NDL Digital Collections for Japanese Studies http://training.ndl.go.jp/course/under.html?id=58&lang=en
This course provides an introduction to the features of the NDL Digital Collections and how to search and use its contents from outside Japan.