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Top > What's New > News > About 32,000 items added to the National Diet Library Digital Collections.

2017-3-14 About 32,000 items added to the National Diet Library Digital Collections.

On March 14, the following approximately 32,000 items were added to the National Diet Library Digital Collections.

Collection Number of additional items Availability
Books 4,300 Only at the NDL
Periodicals 1,400 Only at the NDL
Rare Books and Old Materials 1,400 Online
Modern Japanese political history materials 1,000 Online
Materials on the Allied Occupation of Japan Records of General Headquarters Supreme Commander for the Allied Powers 17,600 Online(Partially only at the NDL)
Records of General Headquarters, Far East Command 100 Only at the NDL
Prange Collection Books 1,400 Only at the NDL
Audio-Visual Materials Audio materials 100 Only at the NDL
Scripts 3,000 Only at the NDL(Partially online)
Collections from Other Institutions EXPO Aichi* 300 Only at the NDL
Naimusho Keihokyoku Censorship Collection 1,300 Only at the NDL(Partially online)

* This collection comprises digitized materials related to the EXPO 2005 AICHI JAPAN. Most of these materials are videos, although there are some written records.

For materials that are not available on the Internet, only bibliography (titles, authors, etc.) can be searched from the Internet.

With this addition, the total number of the digitized materials the NDL provides has now reached 2.65 million.

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