Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Japan Studies: LC Call Numbers for Japan Studies

LC Call Numbers for Japanese Language & Literatures: Finding Books in the Library

PL501-889 Japanese language and literature

  • PL501-699 Japanese language
  • PL700-889 Japanese literature
  • PL700-751.5 History and criticism
  • PL752-783 Collections
  • PL784-866 Individual authors and works
  • PL885-889 Local literature

Japanese Language, Linguistics, and Writing

  • PL 501 General works   
  • PL522 Early works to 1867; History of the language   
  • PL525.2 Through 794   
  • PL525.3 Heian period, 794-1185   
  • PL525.4 Middle Japanese, 1185-1600   
  • PL525.5 Edo period, 1600-1868   
  • PL525.6 1868-  ; Grammar   
  • PL531.3 Classical grammar (Treatises and textbooks)   
  • PL532.5 Early works to 1867; Lexicography; Dictionaries; Dictionaries with definitions in same language   
  • PL674.5 Early works to 1867   
  • PL675 Works 1868-   
  • PL677.5 Chinese character dictionaries   
  • PL677.6 Chinese character glossaries, etc.