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Japanese Scholarship

Invaluable for its detailed abstracts of selected books and articles published before 1961 is

J2662/3551.1 Sōdai kenkyū bunken teiyō"
(Abstracts of scholarly contributions on the Sung period).
Sōshi teiyō hensan kyōryoku iinkai
宋史提要編纂協力委員會 cmp.
Tokyo: Tōyō bunko, 1961. 842 and 11 p.

Classified. Books and articles are treated separately. There is an author index.

Between 1957 and 1970, three unannotated but classified bibliographies were published covering Japanese scholarship from the Meiji period (1868-1912) to 1970:

(J) DS751.S632 1957x Sōdai kenkyū bunken mokuroku
(Catalogue of scholarly contributions on the Sung period).
Sōshi teiyō hensan kyōryoku iinkai
宋史提要編纂協力委員會 cmp.
Tokyo: Tōyō bunko, 1957, 1959, 1970. 240 p.

Note the following selective, classified bibliography of Japanese studies of Sung cultural history for 1900-1990:
  "Sung-tai wen-hua-shih chu-shu fen-lei hsuan-mu, Jih-wen-pan"
(Classified selected Japanese bibliography on Sung cultural history).
T'ang Chien-kuo 湯建國 comp.
Sung-shih yen-chiu t'ung-hsun 宋史研究通迅 19 (1990): 48-53.

Japanese bibliography can be updated with the annual selective, classified bibliographies:
(W) DS5.Z99 B66x
LoC: Z3001 .B58 Japan
Books and Articles on Oriental Subjects Published in Japan in 1956 (and annually thereafter)
Tokyo: Tōhō gakkai, 1956-

This publication includes English translations of the titles and romanizations of the authors' names.


Ref (J) DS5.T69x Tōyōgaku bunken ruimoku
(Classified bibliography of Oriental studies).
Kyoto: Jimbun kagaku kenkyūjo, 1935- .

This indexed bibliography includes Chinese, Korean, and Western-language (including Russian) publications. It also includes book reviews. The online version is fully searchable.

Nihon Sōdaishi kenkyū bunken mokuroku (1982-2003) 日本宋代史研究文獻目錄 (1982-2003)
(Bibliography of Japanese Research Materials on Song Dynasty History (1982-2003))
Compiled by graduate students from Ōsaka shiritsu daigaku 大阪市立大学.
This online bibliography is based on the annual bibliographies in Shigaku zasshi 史学雑誌 (I.B.3), and is supplemented with entries found in Zasshi kiji sakuin 雑誌記事索引 and Nihon Chūgoku gakkai hō 日本中国学会報.
The entries are organized by year and then field. The list is only searchable through a browser search.

For a Chinese translation of these Japanese bibliographies, see:

C2665 6247 "Riben Song shi yanjiu wenxian mulu (1982-1997)"
日本宋史研究文獻目錄 (1982-1997)
(Bibliography of Japanese Research Materials on Song Dynasty History (1982-1997))
Wu Hongze 吳洪澤 and Wang Xiaohong 王小紅
Songdai wenhua yanjiu 9 (2000): 396-439, 10 (2001): 456-510

See also surveys and introductions to the the field by Hasegawa (I.B.3), annual reviews (I.B.3), Chikusa, Yamagida and Ihara (I.C), as well as the various items in Chung-kuo-shih yen-chiu chih-nan 中國史研究指南 (I.B.2).

There is also an annual bibliography of scholarship on literature from the Sung period:

LoC: PL2250 .C5612 Japan
"Saikin kokunai bunken mokuroku (Sōdai bungaku)"
最近國內文獻目錄 (宋代文學)
(Bibliography of recent Japanese writings: Sung-period literature).
Chūgoku bungaku hō 中國文學報

Bibliographies of Japanese scholarship appear regularly in Sung Studies Newsletter/Bulletin of Sung-Yuan Studies/Journal of Sung-Yuan Studies/ Journal of Sung Yuan Studies

Korean Scholarship

2665/5635 "Hanguo Song Liao Jin Xi Xia shi lunwen mulu"
(Bibliography of Korean Research on Song, Liao, Jin and Xi Xia History)
Song shi yanjiu tongxun 34 (1999.2): 43-52.


C2665 6247 "1945-1993nian Hanguo Song Liao Jin Yuan shi yanjiu lunwen mulu"
(Korean Research on Song, Liao, Jin and Yuan History, 1945-1993)
Kim Sŏnggyu 金成奎 and Guo Shengbo 郭聲波
Songdai wenhua yanjiu 6 (1996):391-410.


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