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Japan Studies: Looking for Manga

This page shows you how to get the most from our library resources for finding good information for your research projects.

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Looking for manga

1.  To find books, search the UK Libraries' catalog in InfoKat Discovery, by author, title, or keyword.

2.  Type, for instance, the title "yotsuba to"


3. Find two results.


4. The first one is a set in Japanese.


5. The second one is in English.  Please note: the library has only volumes 1 and 3; volume l 1 is checked out.

Quick Search in the Libraries' Catalog

To search manga (Japanese comic books), type manga as a subject search by using advanced search.


For anime (Japanese animation film) dvds, type anime in the subject search.


Manga is shelved on the 5th floor, call number range: PN 6790.


Find literatures in Japanese om the 4th floor, call number range PL 500-900.