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Asahi Shinbun, Kikuzo II Visual for Libraries

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Asahi Shinbun

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Database available to authorized IU Bloomington users (on or off campus) Database available to authorized IU Bloomington users (on or off campus)
Kinokuniya Bookstore, San Francisco
Asahi Shinbun Tokyo Honsha
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Asahi Shinbun’s Kikozo II is a product specially designed for libraries and institutes.
It has the following content:

  • Scanned images of the newspaper from 1945-1984.
  • Full-text indexed searches from 1985 to the present.
  • Full-text plus PDF images of all regionally published Asahi news, charts, and pictures from November 2005 on.
  • Shukan Asahi (Asahi Weekly) from April 2000 on.
  • AERA weekly from the first issue on.
  • The 2007 edition of Chiezo.

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Interlibrary Loan:
Not Permitted
Resource Advocate:
Liu, Wen-ling
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Federated Search:

IUB Library Subjects:
  • East Asian Studies

Library of Congress Subjects:

Japan -- Newspapers.
Tokyo (Japan) -- Newspapers.