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ENGL: Japanese Literature

Find books related to Japanese literature

Anthologies of Japanese literature are located in the lower level of Buswell with call numbers beginning 895.6. Anthologies not only offer a variety of texts on particular theme, they often include helpful, brief introductions, contextual information, and references to other sources. Try browsing the shelf to find texts. Select titles are featured below, or you can search the library for other collections:

Search the catalog for Japanese literature Translations into English 

The following texts offer a critical perspective on Japanese literature generally. To find a critical approach to a particular text, use the title of the text or the author in your search. When you find a book of interest, be sure to expand the Description field to look at other subject terms that may be helpful in your search. You can also search the catalog for more critical resources:

Search the catalog for books on the topic of Japanese literature History and criticism

Reference books are a good starting place for background information on your topic. Reference books with an REF call number are located on the main level of Buswell in the Reading Room. Reference books are not able to be checked out.