The National Museum of Ethnology (Minpaku) is a research center for ethnology and cultural anthropology.


=Remote access (i.e., from outside this museum, such as your home) is possible.
If you wish to use this service, we will provide you with an ID and a password. Please apply at the counter of the library; however, due to agreements with the publishers, this service is limited to professors and graduate students of this institution.
Cambridge Collections Online

You have access to the Cambridge Companions to Philosophy, Religion, and Culture.
You can browse by authors, titles, and chapters. You can also search by keywords within the series.

Reference: You can search by Title List and also by OPAC for available titles.

Cambridge Books Online

You have access to Asia Linguistics Release 2 (116 titles).

Reference: You can search by Title List and also by OPAC for available titles.

Encyclopaedia Britannica Online(From inside Minpaku)
 Encyclopaedia Britannica Online (From outside Minpaku)

This is an online version of Encyclopaedia Britannica. In addition to 65,000 entries in the print edition, it includes an additional 8,000 new electronic entries.

Gale Virtual Reference Library(GVRL)

You have access to dictionaries/encyclopedias (118 titles). You can search by OPAC for available titles.

SpringerLink:Springer eBooks Consortium(JUSTICE)

E-books published by Springer from 2005. You have access to approximately 57,000 books (as of March 2014). You have access to all the areas listed below:
Behavioral science, chemistry and material science, engineering, medicine, biomedical and life sciences, information science, humanities, social sciences and law, physics and astronomy, business and economics, earth and environmental science, mathematics and statistics, applied computing, energy.

Wiley Online Library

You have access to International Tables for Crystallography Online , 8v. (2006).