This guide is to assist HIST 389 students with resources that are introduced in the Library Session.
Access to the Library's subscription-based databases:
You have to access to all the subscription-based databases via the Library's access link. You need your ID and Password. If the number of simultaneous access exceeds, please wait and try later.
Access to the materials in the closed/special shelves (items in Catalog):
Make sure to sign in the Library catalog >>> Click the record that you need >>> Click on "Hold or transfer this item" link >>> Choose "UH Manoa Hamilton" for your pick-up place >>> Click on "Send Request" link
Asia Reference Desk:MON-FRI: 10:00 am-4:00 pm, SATURDAY & SUNDAY: closed, All Library Hours
National Policy (Propaganda) Kamishibai
•Produced from 1937 – 1945
•Many were destroyed after WWII
Video (in Japanese) https://www.dailymotion.com/video/xa6dgq
Illustrated Children's Books (Ehon)
Boku ra (Bokura) no rikugun
Creator: Yonosuke Natori 名取洋之助. Natori learned photography and photo magazine creation in Germany.
Published in English, German, French & Spanish
Creator: Sozo Okada, Okada originally worked with Natori Yonosuke and together established "Nihon Kobosha" in 1933.
Translated to 15 foreign languages.
The Japanese empire https://uhawaii-primo.hosted.exlibrisgroup.com/permalink/f/fvll1d/VOYAGER1009837
Japanese anime classic collection
Optional subtitles in Chinese, English, Japanese, or Korean (original animation in Japanese)
Fifty-five vintage Japanese animated short films, originally produced between 1928-1950
Norakuro series example: Private Norakuro (1933) on YouTube https://youtu.be/CK_NGGjtG0Q
Applied tactics, Japanese Army; translation of Japanese manual
Oyo senjutsu no sanko 應用戦術ノ参考
Civil affairs handbook: Japan 1944-1945
Handbook on Japanese military forces
Handbook on Japanese military forces/US war Department
The Imperial Japanese Navy in World War II