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Okinawan Studies: Printed Books/Bibliography

This guide to introduce you to resources on Okinawa and Ryukyu.

Recommended Bibliography

Bibliography Written in ENG (Reference Book)

Bibliography Written in JPN (Reference Book)

  • Shinbun Kiji Sakuin / 新聞記事索引 
    This is an index of Okinawa Times and Ryukyushimpo covered their articles from 1950-1970.

Recommended Printed Books

Printed Books Written in English

Printed Books Written in Japanese


Okinawa Studies Librarian

Sachiko Iwabuchi 岩渕祥子's picture
Sachiko Iwabuchi 岩渕祥子
Asia Collection Department
University of Hawai'i
at Mānoa Library
Room 402
sachiko.iwabuchi [at]
(808) 956-2311

ILL (Interlibrary Loan)

If UHM Library does not have a book you are looking for, use ILL.

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    • for items not at UH
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    • for UH system items


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