Internet Resources for Japanese Learners

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*Indicates websites recommended by our Japanese learners.

Kanji Websites
*Denshi Jisho: http://jisho.org/kanji/radicals/
*NihongoDict: http://www.nihongodict.com/
*WWWJDIC  http://www.csse.monash.edu.au/~jwb/cgi-bin/wwwjdic.cgi?1B
Gahoh  http://gahoh.marinebat.com/engrishutext/kanji-e.html
Kanji Alive http://kanjialive.uchicago.edu/web/
WWKanji :  http://sugiura5.gsid.nagoya-u.ac.jp/komori/wwkanji2k/wwkanji2056.html
JavaKanji:  http://nuthatch.com/java/kanjicards/index.html
UPal http://www.sp.cis.iwate-u.ac.jp/icampus/u/
*Tangorin   http://tangorin.com/
*Japanod   http://japanod.com/
  
Dictionary websites
POPjishohttp://www.popjisyo.com/
*Denshi Jisho http://jisho.org/
*NihongoDicthttp://www.nihongodict.com/
*WWWJDIC http://www.edrdg.org/cgi-bin/wwwjdic/wwwjdic?1C
Jeffrey’s Japanese http://www.trussel.com/f_nih.htm
*Tangorin   http://tangorin.com/
*Japanod http://japanod.com/
Mobile Devices
Non- Ipod/Itouch/Iphone devices
*Japanod http://japanod.com/
Denshi Jisho    m.jisho.org
Ipod/Itouch only apps
*Apple   http://itunes.apple.com/app/japanese/id290664053?mt=8
Japan Goggleshttps://itunes.apple.com/us/app/japan-goggles/id397724055?mt=8
*Code from Tokyohttp://www.codefromtokyo.com/japanese\
*Midorihttp://itunes.apple.com/us/app/midori-japanese-dictionary/id385231773?mt=8
Denshi Jisho  iphone.jisho.org.
 
Add-ons
Mozilla
*Rikaichan Mozillahttps://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/rikaichan/
Google Chrome
*Rikaikun   https://chrome.google.com/extensions/detail/jipdnfibhldikgcjhfnomkfpcebammhp  
     
Reading Assisting Websites
MOKO System http://sugiura5.gsid.nagoya-u.ac.jp/komori/moko/input.html
POPjishohttp://www.popjisyo.com/
Reading Tutor http://language.tiu.ac.jp/
*Rikai    http://www.rikai.com/perl/Home.pl
WWWJDIC
 Translation Aid
http://nihongo.monash.edu/wwwjtrans.html
         
Translation websites
Note: Use these with extreme caution! Typically, they do not always provide you with a culturally and linguistically appropropriate translations
Wise Translationshttp://www.wisetranslations.com/free-translators
SYSTRANhttp://www.systranet.com/systranet/translate
Translator http://translate.reference.com/
Babelfishhttp://www.babelfish.com/
Excite   http://www.excite.co.jp/world/
  
Japanese Search Engines
InfoSeekhttp://japan.infoseek.com/
*Google  http://www.google.co.jp/
Goo  http://www.goo.ne.jp/
Excitehttp://www.excite.co.jp/
FreshEyehttp://www.fresheye.com/
Yahoo Japan http://www.yahoo.co.jp/
All About http://allabout.co.jp/
Metcha Search http://bach.istc.kobe-u.ac.jp/metcha/