Databases of Collections

One of the main aims of the Lake Biwa Museum is to look after and expand its collections of a wide range of cultural artifacts and geological and biological specimens. The collections are used for research and for passing on to future generations.

Databases of some of the museum's collections are online:

  Image Database (Photo albums)

  Library Database

  100 years of world lakes by utilizing now and then photographs

  Meterological Data

  Fish Collection Database

  Herbarium Database

  Fossil Collection Database

  Insect Spirit Collection Database