The Prince Takamado Japan Centre has a collection of books, magazines, and DVDs covering a variety of genres, including JLPT prep materials, books on Japanese music and art, and Japanese anime series.

All materials are available for both instructors and students to borrow from the PTJC, with the following conditions:

  • A valid University of Alberta ONEcard is required when signing out all materials.
  • DVDs require a $10 deposit per item, which will be returned. No deposit is necessary for books.

Click below to download catalogues of the PTJC materials.

*Please note that some titles in the catalogues have been shortened/abbreviated.

To borrow items, please come to the PTJC during our office hours:
Monday to Thursday 9:00am-11:00am

Any inquiries can be directed to