- The Japan Times Digital Archive provides access to nearly 500,000 pages of searchable English-language articles covering over a century of Japanese history from 1897-2015.
The online search tools allow users to enter keywords to find articles or advertisements on specific topics, with the option to limit searches to publication dates, title, specific days of the week, type of publication (Main, Extra or Supplement) or by Imperial Period:
• Meiji ([1868-1913] 1897-1912)
• Taishō (1912-1926)
• Shōwa (1926-1989)
• Heisei ([1989-present] 1989-2014)