Consulate-General of Japan in Los Angeles

日本国国旗

在ロサンゼルス日本国総領事館

Additional Resources

For additional resources on learning about Japan, study or teaching Japanese, or study in Japan, please see the following.

 

Learning About Japan

japanfactsheet

Concise information about Japan by topic, from general information to politics, society, sports, government, economy, nature, and more. Great for country reports!

highlightingjapan

Published by the Government of Japan's Public Relations office, this online magazine captures a current view of Japanese people and society. It is published monthly.

japanfoundationla

The Japan Foundation provides a wide range of programs relating to the exchange of persons, support for Japanese Studies and Japanese-language instruction, exchanges in the arts, and assistance for media-related projects. The JF adminsiters the Japanese Language Proficiency Test in Los Angeles each year.

jvt

Japan Video Topics offers a comprehensive view of Japanese culture, nature, science and technology, and tourism etc. You can enjoy streaming content in six languages. English DVDs are available for loan from our office.

kidsweb

An interactive and fun website for kids to navigate on their own. See how Japanese kids live! Learn basic Japanese! Read Japanese folk tales! Cook Japanese food! And much more!

An interactive and fun website for kids to navigate on their own. See how Japanese kids live! Learn basic Japanese! Read Japanese folk tales! Cook Japanese food! And much more!

nipponia

The archives of the no-longer-published Nipponia Magazine are a storage chest of information and beautiful photos! Read about uncommon aspects of life & culture, travel, history, the arts, and the stories of Japanese people.

trends

Track what's popular in Japan now! You can see the latest in fashion, pop culture, lifestyle, science & technology, food & travel, and the most recent Tokyo Street Style!

webjp

Your source for all information on Japan, whether you're learning about the country for the first time or you're got the basics down but want to know more.

 

Studying Japanese

japanfoundationla

The Japan Foundation provides a wide range of programs relating to the exchange of persons, support for Japanese Studies and Japanese-language instruction, exchanges in the arts, and assistance for media-related projects. The JF adminsiters the Japanese Language Proficiency Test in Los Angeles each year.

Teaching Japanese

japanfoundationla

The Japan Foundation has resources available for Japanese language educators.
American Association of Teachers of Japanese
全米日本語教育学会
Arizona Association of Teachers of Japanese
アリゾナ

California Association of Japanese Language Schools

California Association of Japanese Language Teachers

Teachers of Japanese of Southern California
南カリフォルニア日本語教師会

 

Studying in Japan

Your comprehensive guide to studying in Japan -- information for propsective, current, and former students: how to get there, what to do when you're there, and what to do when your studies are complete. Student and alumni interviews included!

Established in 2004, JASSO helps prepare students for study in Japan, providing language training support, information about scholarships for international students, and administering the Examination for Japanese University (EJU).
A comprehensive site for making your study in Japan a reality.

 

Some Sister City organizations offer exchange programs to Japan. Visit our Sister Cities page to learn more.