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GRIPS Discovery Service

  • You can search GRIPS subscription e-journals, e-books, databases and online open access academic resources all at one time. Some of the search results provide full-text links.
  • E-journals and databases marked with asterisks【**】can be searched through the GRIPS Discovery Service. Besides, You can also search other online resources not listed below.

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Quick Guide (PDF)
Tutorial on You Tube
Tutorial(PowerPoint)
Improving Your Search Results – Tutorial on You Tube
Improving Your Search Results (PowerPoint)
Training session for EBSCO Discovery Service and EBSCOhost Databases (Presentation Slides, October 17, 2019)(PDF)

E-Journals

E-Journal/E-Book search

You can search GRIPS subscription e-journals and e-books by title via “E-journals / E-books search.”

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Quick Guide (PDF)
Publication Finder Overview Tutorial (video)
Publication Finder Overview (PowerPoint)

E-Journal Platform

Cambridge Journals 【**】
Science Direct (Elsevier) 【**】
JSTOR 【**】
Oxford Journals 【**】
SpringerLink 【**】
Taylor & Francis Online 【**】
Wiley Online Library 【**】

* JSTOR works best with Safari, Firefox and Chrome.
Please make sure that your browser is updated. The quality of your experience will only get worse with the Internet Expoler.

 

Databases

Frequently used Databases

EBSCOhost (Academic Search Premier, Econlit) 【**】
Nexis Uni 【**】
Scopus 【**】
Google Scholar

* Nexis Uni works best with Chrome.

 

Databases by title

Academic Search Premier [EBSCOhost]【**】

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Articles

A multi-disciplinary database which provides full text for more than 4,600 journals, including full text for nearly 3,900 peer-reviewed titles.
PDF backfiles to 1975 or further are available for well over one hundred journals, and searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,000 titles.

AllThatStats【**】

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Statistics

AllThatStats provides statistical time series from most important national and international official /semi official sources (the World Bank, the UN, the IMF, the OECD and so on) .

Cambridge Journals Online【**】

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E-Journal

The journals of mainly arts and science and social science published by Cambridge University Press.
To browse the journals with full text, go to [Browse Journals] > [Subscribed to].
From the nongovernmental National Security Archive(NSA), this resource consists of government documents covering U.S. policy toward critical world events – including their military, intelligence, diplomatic and human rights dimensions – from 1945 to the present.

EBSCOhost【**】

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Articles

Includes following databases. Searching within a single database or federated search is available.

Academic Search Premier: A multi-disciplinary database which provides full text for more than 4,600 journals.
Econlit: A source of references to economic literature. *no links to full text
eBook Collection: Search and view the full text of eBooks.

HELP
>> View EBSCO Support on You Tube
>> EBSCO Tutorials
>> EBSCOhost Pocket Guide (Training Session Handouts, October 17, 2019)(PDF)

>> Training session for EBSCO Discovery Service and EBSCOhost Databases (Presentation Slides, October 17, 2019)(PDF)

Econlit [EBSCOhost]【**】

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Articles

Provides source of references to economic literature. Contains more than 1.1 million records from 1886-present.
Full texts are NOT available.

eBook Collection [EBSCOhost]【**】

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E-Book

Search and view the full text of eBooks.
The books can be searched via OPAC.

HELP
EBSCO eBooks Support

Google Scholar

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Articles

Free

Google Scholar enables you to search specifically for scholarly literature, including theses, books, articles published by academic institutions and publishers.
Provides the Parliamentary Papers of the United Kingdom, covering “Long” 18th century (1660-1834) for the House of Lords and the House of Commons, and 19th (1801-1900) & 20th (1901-2004) century for the House of Commons.

ILO A-Z databases【**】

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Statistics, Law

Free

List of International Labour Organization (ILO) databases such as Labour Force Surveys, ILOSTAT and Key Indicators of the Labour Market (KILM).

IMF eLibrary Data【**】

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Statistics

Free

A statistical database provided by International Monetary Fund (IMF).
The database includes following datasets.

International Financial Statistics (IFS) coverage:1948-
Balance of Payments (BOPS) coverage:1945-
Direction of Trade statistics (DOTS) coverage:1947-
Government Finance Statistics (GFS) coverage:1990-

HELP
User guides available at help page.

ingentaconnect

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E-Journal

On-Campus

A multi-disciplinary database which integrates the information of online journals of several publishers.
The articles with keys of “Subscribed content” “Free content” “Open access content” and “Free trial content” have links to full text.

JSTOR【**】

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E-Journal

Digital archive of academic journals.
Most of the title is archived from the initial issue.

Table of contents of collections available at GRIPS
Arts & Sciences I
Arts & Sciences II
Arts & Sciences IV

* JSTOR works best with Safari, Firefox and Chrome.
Please make sure that your browser is updated. The quality of your experience will only get worse with the Internet Expoler.

Labordoc (ILO Library)【** Partially Covered】

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Documents

Free

Labordoc is a research portal providing a single search across the ILO Library catalogue and its digital repository, including full-text access of ILO publications.

NBER Working Papers【**】

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E-Journal

Provides full texts of National Bureau of Economic Research(NBER) papers from the first issue(1973) to current.

Nexis Uni【**】

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News, Law

Provides access to more than 15,000 sources including news around the world, business, legal, and medical informations.
* Nexis Uni works best with Chrome.
*LexisNexis Academic database has been upgraded to Nexis Uni in August 2019.

・Full text articles of Newspapers and journals
・Corporate information, SEC filings
・US Federal / State cases & codes, law reviews, EU regulations, cases of Commonwealth nations
・Medline References(abstract), medical journals
・Who’s Who, country reports, public polls(US)

HELP
Nexis Uni Support & Training
Nexis Uni training (Training Session Handouts, November 18, 2019)(PDF)

NexisUni-SelfRegistration-tips (PDF)

TipSheet-Top10-Uni-Features (PDF)

Nexis_Commands_AtAGlance (PDF)

The Nixon Years, 1969-1974【**】

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Documents

This project provides complete FCO 7 and FCO 82 files from The National Archives, UK, for the entire period of the Nixon administration, 1969-1974. Top level Anglo-American discussions and briefing papers dominate this project.

OAIster【**】

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Articles

Free

OAIster is a union catalog of millions of records representing open access digital resources that was built by harvesting from open access collections worldwide.

OECD iLibrary【**】

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Articles

OECD iLibrary is the online library of the OECD featuring its books, papers and statistics and is the gateway to OECD’s analysis and data. All book and journal content with “READ icon” is available to all users.

Oxford Journals【**】

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E-Journal

Online journal provided by Oxford University Press.

ProQuest Ebook Central【**】

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E-Book

Search and view the full text of eBooks provided by ProQuest.
The books can be searched via OPAC.

PubMed【**】

Info

Articles

Free

PubMed comprises more than 26 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.

RePec – IDEAS【**】

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Articles

Free

IDEAS is a part of RePEc(Research Papers in Economics). It is a bibliographic database dedicated to Economics and available freely on the Internet. Over 2,000,000 items of research can be browsed or searched, and over 1,800,000 can be downloaded in full text.

Science Direct【**】

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E-Journal

Oline journal in science, technology, medicine, and social science provided by Elsevier.
Articles with full text are shown with green icon or orange icon.

HELP
Online tutorials

Scopus【**】

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Articles, Citation

A large abstract and citation database covering the fields of science, technology, medicine, social science and arts and humanities.
Contains abstracts from 1800’s, and every article published since 1970 has links to cited references.
It also links to other online journals if the full text is available.

HELP
Online tutorials

Training Session Handout: Scopus (PDF)
Training Session Handout: Mendeley (PDF)
*Handout of the training session on November 7, 2019.

SpringerLink【**】

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E-Journal

Online journal of Springer Publishing covering many disciplines.
Full texts are available from 1997.

Taylor & Francis Online【**】

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E-Journal

Collection of journals and reference works provided by Taylor & Francis Group including Taylor & Francis and Routledge.
A number of open access articles are available.

UNdata

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Statistics

Free

Free statistical database provided by The United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD).
The datasets of UN divisions and other international organizations are available.
The strong collections covers U.S. involvement in the region from the early days of the Kennedy administration, through the escalation of the war during the Johnson administration, to the final resolution of the war at the Paris Peace Talks and the evacuation of U.S. troops in 1973. The collections also highlight all of the most important foreign policy issues facing the U.S. between 1960 and 1975.

Wiley Online Library【**】

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E-Journal

Online journal provided by Wiley-Blackwell.
The full texts of journals which GRIPS library subscribes to and a number of open access articles are available.
The World Bank’s official open access repository for its research outputs and knowledge products.

World DataBank

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Statistics

Free

Free online web resource which provides various datasets including World Development Indicators (WDI) and Global Development Finance (GDF).
You can browse or build your own queries, and create tables, charts and maps.

HELP
Data Catalog
Tutorial / FAQ

WorldCat

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Books, Journals

Free

The Union catalog about books and materials, held by libraries all over the world.

 

Japanese Databases

Bank of Japan (Statistics) 

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Statistics

Free

Statistical data released by the Bank of Japan.
The link to BOJ Time-Series Data Search is available.

e-Stat (Official Statistics of Japan)

Info

Books, Journals

Free

Portal Site of Official Statistics of Japan.

CiNii Articles【**】

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Articles

CiNii Articles enables you to search information on academic articles published in academic society journals, university research bulletins or articles included in the National Diet Library’s Japanese Periodicals Index Database.

CiNii Books

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Books, Journals

Free

CiNii Books enables you to search information of books and journals held by university libraries in Japan.

CiNii Dissertations

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Theses

Free

CiNii Dissertations enables you to search information on dissertations written for doctoral degrees in Japan conferred by Japanese Universities and the National Institute for Academic Degrees and University Evaluation.

IRDB【**】

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Articles

Free

You can cross-search academic information (journal articles, theses or dissertations, departmental bulletin papers, research papers, etc.) accumulated in Japanese institutional repositories.

J-PlatPat

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Patents

Free

J-PlatPat provides around 100.3 million documents of patents, utility models, designs and trademarks and their relevant information that have been published since the end of the 19th century. Basic information in gazettes can also be retrieved and used in English.

Japanese Law Translations

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News, Law

Free

The Ministry of Justice launched the Japanese Law Translation Database (this website) and, in addition to making laws and regulations that have been translated by the relevant ministries and agencies available to the public, the Ministry of Justice is also engaged in making the necessary revisions to the Standard Legal Terms Dictionary.

J-STAGE【**】

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E-Journal

Free

You can search and/or access the latest paper and documents appeared in the past with a browser.
Allows making reference to documents from which a research paper is citing with the references cited link function.

KAKEN

Info

Articles

Free

Database of Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research contains the “Project Selected” documents and the research report summaries

NDL Search【** Partially Covered】

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Books, Journals

Free

NDL Search is an integrated search service of catalogs and digital archives including libraries, archives, museums, academic institutes and the National Diet Library.

The World and Japan

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Documents

Free

“The World and Japan” database project consists of three databases which are continuously updated: “Japanese Politics and International Relations” covering basic documents and speeches of Japan’s postwar foreign policy (Japanese, partly English and partly Chinese), “Chronology of the 20th and 21st Centuries” (Japanese only), and “Abbreviations for International Relations” (Japanese only).

Instructions and Directions for Use

Publishers have their own terms and conditions for the use of e-resources.
The following acts are prohibited.

  • Use for purposes other than personal research and study
  • Excessive downloads or print-outs beyond normal personal usage, in particular, downloads using automatic download software
  • Duplication and redistribution of data

Any breach of the Terms and Conditions may result in our rights to access the resources being suspended.