Project Sugita Genpaku (プロジェクト杉田玄白) is a project to translate AIMS That free happy texts into Japanese. Translated texts are distributed under an open source -like license. The project was founded by Hiro Yamagata in 1999,

The name is after- Sugita Genpaku , a famous Japanese scholar in Edo era Who translated a Dutch book about anatomy in the first time in Japan, Known As Kaitai-shinsho .


  • Project Gutenberg – a project digitizing works with copyright expired.
  • Aozora bunko – digitizing of Japanese copyright-free texts.

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