“Read Japan” donation has reached the Research Library

On April 3rd, the research library was visited by the Ambassador of Japan, Yukihiko Matsumura, and the cultural attaché, Toshiko Shimizu, to donate books as a part of the “Read Japan 2023” project.

"Read Japan 2023"

The aim of the “Read Japan” project is to promote understanding of Japan through books. To achieve this goal, English-language books related to Japan are donated to universities and libraries worldwide.

The newly donated books will soon be available to readers:


"Read Japan"

In the picture: Kaja Tiisel (Head of the Department of Baltika and Rare Books), Kadri Laur (Head of Reader Services), Hendrik Saadi (Head of Subject Information and Acquisitions Department), Andres Kollist (Director of Academic Library of Tallinn University), Yukihiko Matsumura (Japanese Ambassador), Alari Allik (Associate Professor of Japanese Studies).