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One method of identifying relevant sources on a topic is to review the bibliography of a respected source. It's essential to know how to "read" the citations for the items listed to determine if they're referencing a book, a journal article, a chapter in a book, etc. This handout will help.
Searching for Known Journal Citations
JOURNAL SEARCH: Searchable A-Z List of E-Journals
Another way to "citation chase" is to search by Journal Title to drill down to fulltext journal articles and check for print availability. This search tool is also good if you want to browse recent issues of specific journal titles.
Tables of roman/kana equivalents based in part on both Kenkyusha's table and on the American National Standard System standard. This printable guide was produced by the Library of Congress.
"The Ultimate Guide to Citing Japanese Sources: Tofugu"
Tofugu's "The Ultimate Guide to Citing Japanese Sources"
Tofugu started out as a college course project in 2008. It was rooted as a Japanese language blog for English speakers. Over the years Tofugu began to find its niche and evolved into a full-time business. Today there are two facets of Tofugu: the blog and the company.
NOTE: The Libraries' paid subscription to RefWorks is not going to be renewed, thus we are not recommending setting up new accounts.
Zotero is a free, easy-to-use tool to help you collect, organize, cite, and share your research sources. Free download available for Available for Mac, Windows, and Linux platforms.