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Resource: Okinawa Collection at GWU

The George Washington University in Washington DC recently became (as far as I know) the second major university in the United States, and the first on the US mainland, to establish a separate Okinawa Collection within the university libraries. Since … Continue reading

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Funding: Harvard-Yenching Library 2017-2018 Travel Grant

The Harvard-Yenching Library is pleased to announce its Travel Grant Program for the 2017-2018 academic year. The purpose of the grant is to assist scholars from outside the Boston metropolitan area in their use of the Harvard-Yenching Library’s collections for … Continue reading

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Preparing for and Making the Most of Your Research Year(s) Abroad

  For those of us pursuing advanced degrees in Japanese, going abroad for graduate research is often an exciting time full of possibilities. If you’re fortunate enough to have obtained substantial funding from a fellowship or your university, finally there … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: Asian Conference on Library, Archive & Information Management 2016 (ACLAIM2016)

The International Academic Forum (IAFOR), in conjunction with its global university and institutional partners, is proud to announce The Asian Conference on Library, Archive & Information Management 2016 (ACLAIM2016). The Abstract Submission Deadline is August 20, 2016. To submit an abstract: http://iafor.org/iafor/iafor-submission-system/login.php … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: 27th annual conference EAJRS

The 27th annual conference of the European Association of Japanese Resource Specialists (EAJRS) will be held this year in Bucharest, Romania, 14 – 17 September 2016, organized by the Japanese Language and Literature Department, Faculty of Foreign Languages and Literatures of … Continue reading

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Funding: Columbia University Libraries Research Awards

Columbia University Libraries/Information Services invites applications from scholars and researchers to its annual program designed to facilitate access to Columbia’s special and distinctive collections, the Libraries Research Awards. The Libraries will award ten (10) grants of $2,500 each on a competitive basis to … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Head of International and Area Studies, University of California, Berkeley

Institution:   University of California – Berkeley, University of California, Berkeley Libraries Location:   California, United States Position:   Librarian, Head of International & Area Studies University of California, Berkeley Head of International & Area Studies Doe/Moffitt Libraries Hiring range: … Continue reading

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