An online database for releasing Asian historical records, that are historical documents of Japan concerning modern
Japanese relations with other countries, particularly those in Asia
Largest collection of old photographs, approximately 7,000 taken all over Japan from teh Bakumatsu through to the Meiji period.
Photographs from the end of Meiji-era to the present that are held by Mainichi Shinbun
50,000 sound recordings of music, speeches etc.
Portrait photographs accompanied by a brief biography of approximately 600 statesmen, government officials, military
officers, businessmen, scholars, and artists who had an impact on building modern Japanese society.
Tokyo, Kansai, and Tohoku photographs held by NDL
Shibusawa Eiichi’s corporate history database
Digitized photographs taken by Yomiuri and Hochi Newspaper’s journalists