A collection of Japanese woodblock prints on the subject of health and medicine. Included are Ukiyo-e prints depicting diseases,
health practices, public health messages, and drug advertisements, as well as maps of Nagasaki and textual drug advertisements.
The website for the
UCSF Japanese Woodblock Print Collection includes an introduction to the collection, as well as essays on prominent themes, and allows users to view the prints by
theme and search the collection.
Copyright has not been assigned to the Library & Center for Knowledge Management. All requests for permission to publish or
quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Archives & Special Collections. Permission for publication
is given on behalf of the Library & Center for Knowledge Management as the owner of the physical items and is not intended
to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.