Rare Book Image Database

  • A link is provided from the Meiji University OPAC to the image server.
  • The OPAC currently maintains a database of approximately 300 rare book titles, which were first microfilmed and then converted into image data.

How to use the database

  1. Search OPAC for bibliographic data by title: In this example, the title Goseibaishikimoku is used.

  2. Select the corresponding title (original) on the simplified list displayed.

  3. If the phrase “electronic data” is displayed in the list of collections located above the detailed information, then the image data of the title exist.

  4. Clicking “electronic data” will activate an image viewer (software for viewing images).

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