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Modern Languages & Literatures

Library Resource Guide

Library Highlights

The materials listed below are only some of the many available resources to Cal State East Bay affiliates via the University Libraries. Depending on the format (i.e. video, book, article), some materials might be available to access for free online via the library's streaming subscriptions, or you can borrow/check-out the item for free. Find course materials in the Course Reserves list.

Japanese Courses @ Cal State East Bay

Upcoming Fall 2021 courses are marked with an asterisk (*). Search for current & upcoming classes in the Cal State East Bay Course Catalog. For current course descriptions & the Japanese Language and Culture minor requirements, please visit the 2021-2022 Cal State East Bay Catalog

  • MLL 151 - Elementary Japanese I: Language & Humanities*
  • MLL 152 - Elementary Japanese II : Language and Arts
  • MLL 153 - Intensive Elementary Japanese
  • MLL 251 - Intermediate Japanese I : Kanji Logographic Cultures*
  • MLL 252 - Intermediate Japanese II : Japanese American Sociocultural Issues
  • MLL 351 - Japan Headline News : A Japanese-English Bilingual Study
  • MLL 352 - Japanese Folktales & Culture* 
  • MLL 358 - Experience Japanese Culture in English Translation
  • MLL 452 - Modern Japanese Short Stories in English Translation
  • MLL 455 - Japanese Manga and Anime Masterpieces in English Translation*

Language Resources

Below are some tools and resources to help you learn the Japanese language. 

Exploring Arts & Culture

Below are links to some local, regional, national, and international resources to learn more about Japanese & Japanese-American Arts & Culture.

News & Magazines

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