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Main Website and e-mail magazine

The Japan Foundation provides much information and resources online.
Read about our programs and upcoming events or apply to participate in various programs. We also have Japanese-language learning materials, survey reports, and links to our overseas offices.

Blog and social media

■Japan Foundation Official Blog Open the Earth

Web magazine

Program-dedicated Websites

—Arts and Cultural Exchange—
—The Japan Foundation China Center—
—Japanese-Language Education—
—Assisting Japanese-Language Teachers—
—Assisting Japanese-Language Learners (e-learning)—
—The Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership—
—Asia Center—

JFIC Library

The JFIC Library has a highly specialized collection of materials related to international cultural exchange and Japanese culture. It includes about 37,000 books, 470 periodicals, and 730 audio-visual materials. Dedicated librarians can help researchers and the general public find the information and library materials they need.

Open: Monday–Friday, 10:00–19:00
Closed: Saturdays, Sundays, national holidays, the last day of every month, year-end and New Year's period, inventory days
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Map to The Japan Foundation Headquarters

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Map to The Japan Foundation Headquarters
3-min. walk from Yotsuya-sanchome Station (Exit 1 or 2) on the Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line.