Bibliographic Guide to East Asian Studies Boston: G.K. Hall, 1990- . This annual comprehensive subject bibliographies cover publications cataloged by the Research Libraries of New York Public Library and the Library of Congress for thorough subject coverage. Included are works in all languages and all forms.
Catalogue of Books in English on Japan, 1945-1981 Tokyo: The Japan Foundation, 1986. The materials were selected from the collections of the National Diet Library of Japan, the Japan Foundation Library, and from materials listed in the Bibliography of Asian Studies. About 9000 books arranged by subject with author and title indexes.
Japan and Korea: An Annotated Bibliography of Doctoral Dissertations in Western Languages, 1877-1969 Shulman, Frank Joseph, ed. Chicago: American Library Association, 1970. Supplemented by the Doctoral Dissertations on Japan and on Korea, 1969-1979, this is to expand and to bring up to date the Unpublished Doctoral Dissertations Relating to Japan, Accepted in the Universities of Australia, Canada, Great Britain, and United States, 1946-1963, compiled by Peter Cornwall in 1965. This is a comprehensive work of 2077 entries for Japan in English, French, German, Russian, and ten additional European languages. Japan is covered in pages 3-277. Within each subsection the arrangement is chronological by date of completion rather than alphabetical by author. Includes index by degree-awarding institutions and cross-references.
Doctoral Dissertations on Asia Ann Arbor, MI: Association for Asian Studies, 1975- . Semiannual. This publication is an annotated bibliographical journal of current international research, including completed and in-progress dissertations, mostly from North America.
Guide to Japanese Reference Books = Nihon no Sanko Tosho Nihon no Sanko Tosho Henshu Iinkai, comp. Chicago: American Library Association, 1966. Includes Sino-Japanese characters, their romanization, and English translation of each title. Based on the revised Japanese edition edited by the Compilation Committee in the Library of the International House of Japan. Comprehensive in subject coverage, annotated, provides cross references, and indexed.