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Foreign Language Learning: Japanese

Dictionaries 辞典 字典(じてん)

Video and News Broadcasts

Grammar Guides and Language Lessons

Japanese in Transparent Language Online (Duke only)
      Note: New users must create an account on the log-in page, with a username and password, to gain access.

Tae Kim's Guide to Learning Japanese

NHK World Japanese Lessons

Nihongo o Narau: Learn Japanese

Pimsleur compact disks  Three levels available to check out. Japanese Pronunciation Audio clips of native speakers pronouncing over 10,000 Japanese words.

Learn kana and kanji

Hiragana Katakana game

Learn Kanji

  • Kanji Alive
  • Kanji Site
  • Kanji Clinic
  • nciku
  • Kanji Practice (Dartmouth College)
  • Kanji Renshu (Duke University)

Applications for the iphone/ipod touch

Librarian for Japanese Studies

Matthew Hayes
235 Bostock, Perkins Library