UNC Maps of Japan: a list of maps of various nature available at UNC Libraries
Open Access Sources
East Asia Image Collections (English)
- An open-access archive of digitized photographs, negatives, postcards, and slides of imperial Japan (1868-1945), its Asian empire (1895-1945) and occupied Japan (1947-52). Images of Taiwan, Japan, China, Korea, Manchuria, and Indonesia are included.
Japan Archives 1850-2100 「ジャパンアーカイブズ」 (Japanese):
- It contains many pictures from 1850 to present.
Online Gallery of the National Diet Library (English):
- The database features 24 digital exhibitions of the National Diet Library's unique collections with easy-to-understand explanations.
Japanese Old Photographs In Bakumatsu-Meiji Period, Nagasaki University Library Collection (English and Japanese):
- A collection of old photographs, approximately 7,000, taken all over Japan from the Bakumatsu through to the Meiji period.