Modified Hepburn Romanization System in Japanese Language Cataloging: Where to Look, What to Follow

@article{Kudo2011ModifiedHR,
  title={Modified Hepburn Romanization System in Japanese Language Cataloging: Where to Look, What to Follow},
  author={Yoko Kudo},
  journal={Cataloging \& Classification Quarterly},
  year={2011},
  volume={49},
  pages={120 - 97}
}
  • Y. Kudo
  • Published 28 January 2011
  • Engineering
  • Cataloging & Classification Quarterly
The ALA-LC Romanization Table for Japanese instructs catalogers to consult multiple editions of Kenkyusha's New Japanese-English Dictionary and the American National Standard system concerning the Modified Hepburn romanization system. These resources and editions, however, not only vary in scope, but also present some conflicting policies, which may be hindering the operation of romanization. This study addresses the issues of Japanese romanization guidelines by clarifying what the Modified… 

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