English Newspapers 英字新聞 in Japan a brief history
Nishiki-e Shinbun 錦絵新聞 Woodblock print newspaper during the Meiji period
Early Japanese Newspapers 邦字新聞 a brief history and images
Basic newspaper terms that you need to know before reading Japanese newspapers
You will find a brief history of newspapers published in Japan from Edo to present. The guide also introduces basic information about newspapers in Japan. For more information about Japan's newspapers and newspaper databases, go to the Japan Collection Guide's Newspapers page.