Access over 100 years of Japanese American news
The Rafu Shimpo digital archive contains all obtainable published issues from 1914 to 2019, with an additional year’s worth of content added on an annual basis. The archive is a one-time purchase that includes an institutional subscription to the newspaper’s website for full access to current issues. The Rafu Shimpo digital archive offers scholars the most comprehensive collection available for this title, and features full page-level digitization, complete original graphics, and 100% searchable text. Users may switch the interface to display in Japanese or English, and there is an option for crowd-sourced text correction in the rendered text.