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No. 216, February 2018

The NDL Monthly Bulletin No. 681, January 2018 / No. 682, February 2018

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No. 682, February 2018 (PDF: 7.98 MB)

  • Book of the month ― from NDL collections
    • Hyakka zensho Taiso oyobi kogai yugi published by the Ministry of Education: Curling in 1879
  • The dawn of Japanese book illustration ―National Diet Library Exhibition "The World of Japanese Book Illustration"
  • Browsing library materials—Reading Japanese written in variant kana 2
    • Names of fish hidden in poetry
  • World Library and Information Congress:
    • 83rd IFLA General Conference and Assembly
  • What’s bibliographic control? Revisited (11):
    • National Bibliographic Data in transition: Providing useful data
  • <Tidbits of information on NDL>
    • The inside story of the National Diet Library Exhibition "The World of Japanese Book Illustration"
  • <Books not commercially available>
    • Nihon no suzume no rekishi
  • <NDL Topics>

No. 681, January 2018 (PDF: 6.54 MB)

  • New Year Greetings for 2018
  • Book of the month ― from NDL collections
    • A nishiki-e calendar sent overseas from Japan
    • Kawamata kenpu seiren kabushiki geisha meiji yonjusannen karenda
  • Books not found in the NDL
    • A style guide for letter writing during the early Meiji period
  • Browsing library materials—Reading Japanese written in variant kana 1
    • Let’s learn the variant forms of the cursive Japanese syllabary
  • NDL and OPAC from 1989 to 2017
  • The NDL in figures: from the Annual Report of the NDL, FY2016
  • <Tidbits of information on NDL>
    • Farewell to the card catalog
  • <Books not commercially available>
    • Arabu・isuramu sekai no gendai gikyoku.
  • <NDL TOPICS>