Access only from on-campus.
Members of University of Tsukuba can use the Remote Access Service.

Maximum number of users at one time: 1
Be sure to log out when you are finished.


  • Material type: Newspaper articles
  • Available on: Campus
  • Language: Japanese
  • Full text: Available
  • Number of concurrent accesses: 1

MAISAKU is a database of articles from the Mainichi Shimbun newspaper.
MAISAKU provides an article database that includes Mainichi Shimbun(since 1872).
You can also use Shukan Economist, a Japanese economic weekly magazine.

Usage Precausions/ Notices

  • Systematic Downloading of Electronic Resources are strictly prohibited.
  • User may not reproduce data on articles in any type of media, including electronic media, nor transmit data on articles by e-mail or other means.
  • User may not use the Service as a source of Japanese language analysis, nor run an automatic crawling of information through the Service.

If any of the "Prohibited Activities" are discovered, the entire university may be blocked from accessing the site.
If access is blocked, it may cause a great deal of trouble for all users on campus. Please keep the above in mind when using the database.

About Printing

●A User may print out at a certified terminal at one time:
(1)headline search results: up to 1,000; and
(2)articles data: up to 50.
Notwithstanding the foregoing, a User may not print out more than one copy of one piece of data or make a reproduction of data already printed out.
A User may print out data provided through the Service no more than two times per day.

Terms of Use (MAISAKU / Japanese)