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Japanese Language: Vocabulary & Grammar

Resource guide for JPN 101 and 102

Browsing the Shelves

Most Japanese language books are going to be found in specific areas of the library. The following list contains call number ranges you can use to browse library books about Japanese language and literature. 

  • 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
    • PL885-889. Local literature

Browser Extension for Japanese Translation

The following are different internet browser extensions to look up Japanese characters and words. When activated, the plugin provides English translations of Japanese words when hovering your cursor over the word. Translations come from WWWJDIC.

Grammar Reference Books




Helpful Language Learning Websites

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