GENKI is a highly acclaimed series of integrated resources for learning elementary Japanese through a well-balanced approach to all four language skill areas—speaking, listening, reading, and writing. Used in many Japanese language courses around the world.


Self-study Room offers a variety of online materials to support your learning with Genki textbooks.
- Hiragana & Katakana
- Kanji
- Grammar/Conversation
- Vocabulary


Bookstores in Japan

GENKI materials can be purchased through any bookstore in Japan. If what you’re looking for isn’t in stock, just have the store backorder it for you. A list of bookstores that carry many Japanese language study materials is available here.

【iPhone App】GENKI Conjugation Cards

GENKI Conjugation Cards elables students to master 28 verb ⁄ adjective conjugations through sounds, example sentences and illustrations on 957 digital cards!

【iPhone App】GENKI Vocab Cards

GENKI Vocab Cards is a digital vocabulary card app that enables users to learn approximately 1,200 words essential for beginners along with the native pronunciations at their own pace.

【iPhone App】GENKI Kanji Cards

GENKI Kanji Cards is a digital card app that helps users become able to recognize 317 basic kanji by studying more than 1,100 kanji words at their own pace.