Library

The IDE Library boasts a wide selection of materials and resources to assist research dealing with the economics, politics and social issues of developing countries and regions in Asia, Middle East, Africa, Latin America, Oceania, and East Europe.

【Open Hours】 10:00~18:00
【TEL】 043-299-9716

【Closed】 2nd, 4th and 5th Saturdays / Sundays / Public holidays /
the last weekday of every month / the year end and New Year holiday season

10-minute walk from Kaihin Makuhari Station (JR Keiyo Line)

IDE Library

Finding Materials

Electronic Resources

Visitors to the library can use e-Journals and databases free of charge.

Find e-journals by title or ISSN

Not all of the back issues can be available depending on which supplier we contracted and when.

Browse e-journals by title

To find a specific journal, use “A-Z Title List.” Journals are listed in alphabetical order.

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Find databases

To find articles on a specific theme or by a specific author, search the publishers’ databases. You have access to table of contents and article abstracts even without the library’s subscription, and, to get the full-text of an article, use the interlibrary loan (ILL) service.

AllAfrica.com
AllAfrica.com is a website that collects and aggregates articles from African news organizations, as well as documents and releases from hundreds of governmental, nongovernmental and international institutions. You can access its searchiable archive containing over 5 million articles.

El Ámbito Financiero
El Ámbito Financiero is a financial newspaper and news website published in Argentina.
*Only available on the specific PCs. Please inquire at the counter.

CNKI-CAJ(中国知网-中国期刊全文数据库)
CNKI-CAJ (China National Knowledge Infrastructure - China Academic Journal Full-text Data)provides the journal index of scholarly articles from 9,800 titles. You can also access to the full-text articles of back issues (1994-) in the fields of (G) Politics / Military Affairs / Law, and (J) Economics & Management.
List of Journal titles for (G) Politics / Military Affairs / Law, & (J) Economics & Management. (Updated Sept. 2th, 2016)

Daily News Egypt
Daily News Egypt is Egyptian newspaper in English. Back number can also be browsed.

The Daily Star Lebanon
Lebanese English newspaper founded in 1952. You can search the Daily Staer news archive on this site. The latest 3 months of the Daily Star are available on PressReader also.

Econlit
Academic articles from about 300 economics journals can be searched.

Estadão
Brazilian newspaper "Estado de S. Paulo" can be read from the first issue.
*Only available on the specific PCs. Please inquire at the counter.

Global Trade Atlas (GTA)
GTA is a trade statistics database covering 177 areas and countries provided by IHS Inc.

HeinOnline
This database provides the full text to more than 600 legal journals (mainly published in the United States).

IMF Data
International Financial Statistics (IFS) provide by IMF data is a standard source of statistics on all aspects of international and domestic finance.
Approximately 32,000 time series covering more than 200 countries starting in 1948. Includes exchange rates, fund accounts and the main global and country economic indicators. Printed editions, and CD-ROM edition of IFS are also available in the library.

Ingenta Connect
This service provides the table of contents and full text of about 29,000 journals. In general, full text is available for a fee, but 50 journals to which the library subscribes are available for free. Articles written in 1988 and later can be searched.

JSTOR
About 700 humanities and social sciences journals are available from the first issue all the way to the last 1 or 5 years.
Please note that JSTOR does not provide the latest issues since it is an archive website. However, those journals to which the library separetly subscribes can be accessed all the way up to the latest issues on other websites. Please search journals by clicking on the first letter of the title under "Titles" above. You will see the link to the other websites if the latest issues are available.

KIOSKO Y MÁS
KIOSKO Y MÁS is a WEB service of newspapers and journals published in Spain and some Latin American countries. The IDE Library offers access to the following newspapers through this service.
Venezuela : El Nacional  Peru : La República
Spain : El País  Spain : ABC
*Only available on the specific PCs. Please inquire at the counter.

Mada Masr Morning Digest
Mada Masr’s Morning Digest provides a daily overview of the Arabic-language press in Egypt. Back issues can also be browsed. Friday is holiday.

NBER Working Papers
It provides bibliographic and full-text information of NBER (National Bureau of Economic Research) working papers from the newest back to June 1973. Abstracts for papers published after 1993 may also be viewed. Some 700 working papers are published a year, and later, many of them appear in academic journals. You can limit searches by keyword, and by JEL classification code for papers published after 1991.

Political Science Database
Political Science Database contains over 450 leading political science and international relations journals. It also includes thousands of recent, full-text, political science dissertations from U.S. and Canadian universities and other sources such as EIU country reports.

PressReader
PressReader provides current issues of newspapers from all over the world (over 2000 titles) in the original form.

Reforma
Mexican newspaper "Reforma" can be read from one year ago.
Articles can be searched from the first issue.
*Only available on specific desktop computers in the library. Please inquire at the counter.

Science Direct
The full text of all back numbers (first issue to 1994) of the 16 Elsevier journals and 71 economic, econometric and financial journals is available. A full-text search can be performed on about 1,800 journals, and for journals to which the library is not subscribed the table of contents and abstracts can be browsed.

UN ComTrade
The United Nations Trade Statistics Database contains detailed imports and exports statistics reported by statistical authorities of close to 200 countries or areas. It concerns annual trade data from 1962 to the most recent year.

Wiley Online Library
The Wiley Online Library is Electronic Journals site. The table of contents and abstracts of non-subscribed journals are available in addition to the full text of approximately 40 journals. Some journals even have a cross-reference function linking to the full text of the article's references.