101-kai me no puropozu - 101 Proposals; 101st Marriage Proposal

Barcode: 58925309 Call Number: Q-AJ001A Material Type: Video -DVD System Requirements: NTSC, Region 1 Language: Japanese Creator: Yoshiaki Yamada Description: A young man has problems finding his true love. His brother tries to help him out but to no avail. It seemed as though this man would be on the brink of major depression, until he meets a beautiful young lady. This drama follows their relationships and the people who surround them. I swear! After fifty years, my love for you will not change!" A remarkable saying by the main character, Tatsuro. Tatsuro is an ordinary person who is not so handsome and rich. Kaoru and Tatsurou were ... Collection: Language Resource Center

101-kai me no puropozu - 101 Proposals; 101st Marriage Proposal

Barcode: 58925310 Call Number: Q-AJ001B Material Type: Video -DVD System Requirements: NTSC, Region 1 Language: Japanese Creator: Yoshiaki Yamada Description: A young man has problems finding his true love. His brother tries to help him out but to no avail. It seemed as though this man would be on the brink of major depression, until he meets a beautiful young lady. This drama follows their relationships and the people who surround them. I swear! After fifty years, my love for you will not change!" A remarkable saying by the main character, Tatsuro. Tatsuro is an ordinary person who is not so handsome and rich. Kaoru and Tatsurou were ... Collection: Language Resource Center

101-kai me no puropozu - 101 Proposals; 101st Marriage Proposal

Barcode: 58925311 Call Number: Q-AJ001C Material Type: Video -DVD System Requirements: NTSC, Region 1 Language: Japanese Creator: Yoshiaki Yamada Description: A young man has problems finding his true love. His brother tries to help him out but to no avail. It seemed as though this man would be on the brink of major depression, until he meets a beautiful young lady. This drama follows their relationships and the people who surround them. I swear! After fifty years, my love for you will not change!" A remarkable saying by the main character, Tatsuro. Tatsuro is an ordinary person who is not so handsome and rich. Kaoru and Tatsurou were ... Collection: Language Resource Center

101-kai me no puropozu - 101 Proposals; 101st Marriage Proposal

Barcode: 58925312 Call Number: Q-AJ001D Material Type: Video -DVD System Requirements: NTSC, Region 1 Language: Japanese Creator: Yoshiaki Yamada Description: A young man has problems finding his true love. His brother tries to help him out but to no avail. It seemed as though this man would be on the brink of major depression, until he meets a beautiful young lady. This drama follows their relationships and the people who surround them. I swear! After fifty years, my love for you will not change!" A remarkable saying by the main character, Tatsuro. Tatsuro is an ordinary person who is not so handsome and rich. Kaoru and Tatsurou were ... Collection: Language Resource Center

101-kai me no puropozu - 101 Proposals; 101st Marriage Proposal

Barcode: 58925313 Call Number: Q-AJ001E Material Type: Video -DVD System Requirements: NTSC, Region 1 Language: Japanese Creator: Yoshiaki Yamada Description: A young man has problems finding his true love. His brother tries to help him out but to no avail. It seemed as though this man would be on the brink of major depression, until he meets a beautiful young lady. This drama follows their relationships and the people who surround them. I swear! After fifty years, my love for you will not change!" A remarkable saying by the main character, Tatsuro. Tatsuro is an ordinary person who is not so handsome and rich. Kaoru and Tatsurou were ... Collection: Language Resource Center

101-kai me no puropozu - 101 Proposals; 101st Marriage Proposal

Barcode: 58925314 Call Number: Q-AJ001F Material Type: Video -DVD System Requirements: NTSC, Region 1 Language: Japanese Creator: Yoshiaki Yamada Description: A young man has problems finding his true love. His brother tries to help him out but to no avail. It seemed as though this man would be on the brink of major depression, until he meets a beautiful young lady. This drama follows their relationships and the people who surround them. I swear! After fifty years, my love for you will not change!" A remarkable saying by the main character, Tatsuro. Tatsuro is an ordinary person who is not so handsome and rich. Kaoru and Tatsurou were ... Collection: Language Resource Center

12nin no yasashii nihonjin - Gentle 12

cover image Barcode: 58950489 Call Number: Q-AJ044 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 116 min. System Requirements: PAL, Region 2 DVD Region: Region 2 Language: Japanese Creator: Shun Nakahara Description: Japanese adaptation of the classic court drama Twelve Angry Men. Collection: Language Resource Center

A Dictionary of Advanced Japanese Grammar 日本語文法辞典

cover image Barcode: 58954130 Call Number: BP-008 Material Type: Print-Reference Language: Japanese, English Description: This third volume in the widely acclaimed, best-selling Japanese grammar dictionary series introduces students to advanced-level Japanese grammar. The book offers approximately 230 key grammar items with extensive explanations in both English and Japanese. A great supplement and comprehensive resource, especially for reading advanced-level materials such as newspapers, professional journals, technical/business/legal documents, academic papers, and literature. ... Collection: Language Resource Center

A guide to remembering Japanese characters

Barcode: 58942903 Call Number: IL-JAP Hen 001 A Material Type: Print Language: Japanese, English Description: A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters is the first book in English to explain systematically and in detail the true origin of each of the General Use Characters. Collection: Language Resource Center

A Taxing Woman

Barcode: 41400030 Call Number: L-AJ12 Material Type: Video -VHS Time: 128 min. Language: Japanese Description: This satiric comedy of ambition, greed and the battle of the sexes matches Ryoko, a dedicated woman tax collector with Gondo, a millionaire "love hotel" tycoon and tax evader extraordinaire. Against a backdrop of stake-outs and searches the two adversaries test their respective skills of detection and deception in a scenario playfully complicated by mutual attraction. Winner of nine Japanese academy awards. (Itami,1987) Collection: Language Resource Center

A Taxing Woman's Return

Barcode: 41400031 Call Number: L-AJ13 Material Type: Video -VHS Time: 128 min. Language: Japanese Description: In this follow-up to his 1987 hit, A Taxing Woman, Itami brings back his resourceful and charming heroine, tax inspector Ryoko Itakura for another battle of wits against the fat cats and swindlers who thrive on japan's booming economy. (Itami,1989) Collection: Language Resource Center

Ai no Kawaki = 愛の渇き = Thirst for Love

cover image Barcode: 58960897 Call Number: FR-JAP-MIS Material Type: Print Language: Japanese Creator: MISHIMA Yukio Description: "...a tense psychological drama about a young woman who is widowed after marrying into a wealthy family, and becomes sexually involved with her father-in-law while harboring a destructive obsession with the family gardener. " --WorldsCinema Collection: Language Resource Center

Aishiteiru to itte kure - Say You Love Me

Barcode: 58946869 Call Number: Q-AJ010A Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 93 min. System Requirements: Region 2 DVD Region: Region 2 Language: Japanese Creator: Jiro Ikuno Description: This delicate love story transcends the spoken word as it depicts the lives of an aspiring young actress and a painter who lost his sense of hearing during childhood. As their relationship develops, the audience learns the true power of sign language and experiences the couple's growth first-hand through the progression of their visual communication Collection: Language Resource Center

Aishiteiru to itte kure - Say You Love Me

Barcode: 58946870 Call Number: Q-AJ010B Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 92 min. System Requirements: Region 2 DVD Region: Region 2 Language: Japanese Creator: Jiro Ikuno Description: This delicate love story transcends the spoken word as it depicts the lives of an aspiring young actress and a painter who lost his sense of hearing during childhood. As their relationship develops, the audience learns the true power of sign language and experiences the couple's growth first-hand through the progression of their visual communication Collection: Language Resource Center

Aishiteiru to itte kure - Say You Love Me

Barcode: 58946871 Call Number: Q-AJ010C Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 92 min. System Requirements: Region 2 DVD Region: Region 2 Language: Japanese Creator: Jiro Ikuno Description: This delicate love story transcends the spoken word as it depicts the lives of an aspiring young actress and a painter who lost his sense of hearing during childhood. As their relationship develops, the audience learns the true power of sign language and experiences the couple's growth first-hand through the progression of their visual communication Collection: Language Resource Center

Aishiteiru to itte kure - Say You Love Me

Barcode: 58946872 Call Number: Q-AJ010D Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 92 min. System Requirements: Region 2 DVD Region: Region 2 Language: Japanese Creator: Jiro Ikuno Description: This delicate love story transcends the spoken word as it depicts the lives of an aspiring young actress and a painter who lost his sense of hearing during childhood. As their relationship develops, the audience learns the true power of sign language and experiences the couple's growth first-hand through the progression of their visual communication Collection: Language Resource Center

Aishiteiru to itte kure - Say You Love Me

Barcode: 58946873 Call Number: Q-AJ010E Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 92 min. System Requirements: Region 2 DVD Region: Region 2 Language: Japanese Creator: Jiro Ikuno Description: This delicate love story transcends the spoken word as it depicts the lives of an aspiring young actress and a painter who lost his sense of hearing during childhood. As their relationship develops, the audience learns the true power of sign language and experiences the couple's growth first-hand through the progression of their visual communication Collection: Language Resource Center

Aishiteiru to itte kure - Say You Love Me

Barcode: 58946874 Call Number: Q-AJ010F Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 91 min. System Requirements: Region 2 DVD Region: Region 2 Language: Japanese Creator: Jiro Ikuno Description: This delicate love story transcends the spoken word as it depicts the lives of an aspiring young actress and a painter who lost his sense of hearing during childhood. As their relationship develops, the audience learns the true power of sign language and experiences the couple's growth first-hand through the progression of their visual communication Collection: Language Resource Center

Akira

cover image Barcode: 58954703 Call Number: Q-AJ055 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 124 min. System Requirements: Region 1 DVD Region: region 1 Language: Japanese Creator: Kasuhiro Otomo Description: Kaneda is a bike gang leader whose close friend Tetsuo gets involved in a government secret project known as Akira. On his way to save Tetsuo, Kaneda runs into a group of anti-government activists, greedy politicians, irresponsible scientists and a powerful military leader. The confrontation sparks off Tetsuo's supernatural power leading to bloody death, a coup attempt and the final battle in Tokyo Olympiad where Akira's secrets were buried 30 years ago. Collection: Language Resource Center

Always san-chôme no yûhi - Always - Sunset on Third Street

Barcode: 58947284 Call Number: Q-AJ024A Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 133 min. System Requirements: PAL, Region 2 DVD Region: Region 2 Language: Japanese Creator: Takashi Yamazaki Description: In 1958, with the impending completion of Tokyo's TV broadcasting tower as a symbol of Japan's escalating post-war economic recovery, rural schoolgirl Mutsuko (Maki Horikita) arrives from the provinces to begin her first job with Suzuki Auto. Initially impressed by meeting company "president" Norifumi Suzuki (Shin'ichi Tsutsumi), Mutsuko is shocked to discover her workplace is actually a shabby auto repair shop in Tokyo's down-at-heel Yuhi district. Collection: Language Resource Center

Always san-chôme no yûhi - Always - Sunset on Third Street

Barcode: 58947285 Call Number: Q-AJ024B Material Type: Video -DVD System Requirements: PAL, Region 2 DVD Region: Region 2 Language: Japanese Creator: Takashi Yamazaki Description: In 1958, with the impending completion of Tokyo's TV broadcasting tower as a symbol of Japan's escalating post-war economic recovery, rural schoolgirl Mutsuko (Maki Horikita) arrives from the provinces to begin her first job with Suzuki Auto. Initially impressed by meeting company "president" Norifumi Suzuki (Shin'ichi Tsutsumi), Mutsuko is shocked to discover her workplace is actually a shabby auto repair shop in Tokyo's down-at-heel Yuhi district. Disc 2: extras Collection: Language Resource Center

Always san-chôme no yûhi - Always - Sunset on Third Street

Barcode: 58947286 Material Type: Audio -CD Language: Japanese Creator: Takashi Yamazaki Description: In 1958, with the impending completion of Tokyo's TV broadcasting tower as a symbol of Japan's escalating post-war economic recovery, rural schoolgirl Mutsuko (Maki Horikita) arrives from the provinces to begin her first job with Suzuki Auto. Initially impressed by meeting company "president" Norifumi Suzuki (Shin'ichi Tsutsumi), Mutsuko is shocked to discover her workplace is actually a shabby auto repair shop in Tokyo's down-at-heel Yuhi district. Collection: Language Resource Center

Asaki yumemishi : Genji monogatari = あさきゆめみし: 源氏物語 = The Tale of Genji

cover image Barcode: 58957263 Call Number: MAN-JAP Yam Material Type: Print-Manga Language: Japanese Creator: 大和和紀 = Waki Yamato Description: "The Tale of Genji (あさきゆめみし Asakiyumemishi?) is a Japanese manga version of Murasaki Shikibu's The Tale of Genji by Waki Yamato. It follows nearly the same plot with some modern adaptation...The first ten volumes focus on Hikaru Genji and his life, the final three volumes follow two princes, lord Kaoru and Niou no miya (Royal Prince with Perfumes) after Hikaru Genji's death." - Wikipedia Collection: Language Resource Center

Asaki yumemishi : Genji monogatari = あさきゆめみし: 源氏物語 = The Tale of Genji

cover image Barcode: 58957264 Call Number: MAN-JAP Yam Material Type: Print-Manga Language: Japanese Creator: 大和和紀 = Waki Yamato Description: "The Tale of Genji (あさきゆめみし Asakiyumemishi?) is a Japanese manga version of Murasaki Shikibu's The Tale of Genji by Waki Yamato. It follows nearly the same plot with some modern adaptation...The first ten volumes focus on Hikaru Genji and his life, the final three volumes follow two princes, lord Kaoru and Niou no miya (Royal Prince with Perfumes) after Hikaru Genji's death." - Wikipedia Collection: Language Resource Center

Asaki yumemishi : Genji monogatari = あさきゆめみし: 源氏物語 = The Tale of Genji

cover image Barcode: 58957265 Call Number: MAN-JAP Yam Material Type: Print-Manga Language: Japanese Creator: 大和和紀 = Waki Yamato Description: "The Tale of Genji (あさきゆめみし Asakiyumemishi?) is a Japanese manga version of Murasaki Shikibu's The Tale of Genji by Waki Yamato. It follows nearly the same plot with some modern adaptation...The first ten volumes focus on Hikaru Genji and his life, the final three volumes follow two princes, lord Kaoru and Niou no miya (Royal Prince with Perfumes) after Hikaru Genji's death." - Wikipedia Collection: Language Resource Center