• The NDL Digital Collections has been renewed!

    With this renewal, we have improved the browsing screen and increased the number of materials for which full-text search is available. We hope you will take advantage of the new functionality of the National Diet Library Digital Collections.

  • The Colorful World of Digital Collections

    The NDL Digital Exhibitions features the NDL's unique collections with explanations covering various themes such as nishiki-e, landscape photographs and historical materials. Discover your favorites!

  • Archiving websites for the future

    Information on the Internet is updated frequently, and websites come and go just as quickly. To counter the ephemeral nature of information on the Internet, the National Diet Library regularly collects and archives websites to preserve their content for the future.

  • Handing down records of earthquake disasters to future generations

    The NDL collects, preserves and provides records in cooperation with various organizations.

Current~Coming Events and Exhibitions

  • Now Accepting

    March 22(Wed.),

    The 18th Forum on the Collaborative Reference Database Project "Encountering special libraries through the CRD: The attraction of special libraries"* will be held at the Online

  • Now Accepting

    March 26(Sun.),

    Picture books and music for children "The Bear, the Piano and Little Bear's Concert" * will be held at the ILCL

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