What this site tries to achieve: a collection of historical and technical information on Shotokan karate, as well as the fostering of communication within the Shotokan karate community.

What this site does NOT try to achieve: light entertainment or content contrary to the spirit of Shotokan karate.

Contact Us: our email form; we welcome your input!

Librarians: about the creators of the Shotokan Library website.

Partners: the karate community is a global community, and in that spirit we’re open to collaboration.

Terms of Use: copyrights and legality; only a concern to those with bad intents.

Using the Site: how to get the best use out of the site depending on your relationship to Shotokan karate.