Main collection
Accrual status


Collection description and availability
Collection description

The Japonica Collection consists of several donations received in the 20th century. Finnish researchers of Japanology have played a central role in forming the collection. The collection has around 600 titles in 1300 volumes.

Catalogue information
  • Paper catalogue made of the collection
  • The collection has been only partially catalogued
A printed catalogue (found, e.g., at the Special Collections Reading Room):
Salomaa, Tero, Annotated catalogue of the Japonica Collection. Publications of the Helsinki University Library 56. Helsinki 1994.
Collection materials in format
  • Analogue
Material type
  • Books
  • Newspapers
  • Maps
H Japonica
Contact information: 
Special Collections
Index terms: 
Key words
  • Japanese
  • Japanese language
  • Japanese literature
  • Japan