The Imperial Household Agency provides an introduction to the official duties and various public activities of Their Majesties the Emperor and Empress, and other members of the Imperial Family,
Permanent Mission of Japan to the United Nations in New York
U.S. Consulate General Guide (JICC, Embassy of Japan in the U.S.)
Japanese Government Online Information
Concise information about Japan by topic, from general information to politics, society, sports, government, economy, nature, and more. Great for country reports!
Comprehensive information for travellers to Japan, including sample itineraries, annual festivals and seasonal events.
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.
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!
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!
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.
Japanese Language Proficiency Test (Japan Foundation Language Center)
California Association of Japanese Language Teachers
JET ProgramU.S. JET Program Official Homepage
JET Programme International Site
Regional Organizations, Arizona
Regional Organizations, Southern California
Gardena Valley Japanese Cultural Institute
Hollywood Japanese Cultural Institute
Japanese Community Pioneer Center
Long Beach Japanese Community Center
Pasadena Japanese Cultural Institute
San Fernando Valley Japanese Community Center
Southeast Japanese School and Community Center
Venice Japanese Community Center
West Los Angeles Japanese American Community Center
Japan Information & Culture Center Library
Los Angeles Public Library -- Little Tokyo Branch
Los Angeles County Public Library -- Asia Resource Center