Ainu Mythology - Japanese Literature
Guide to Japan - Ainu
"The Ainu are original inhabitants of Japan with a different cultural and racial background than the ethnic Japanese."
Island of the Spirits
This PBS Web site "leads viewers to Hokkaido, Japan, an otherwordly land of dense mountain forests, untamed creatures like the grizzly and wolf, and Japan's indigenous people, the Ainu." Read about the "Origins of the Ainu," "Ainu Legends," and more.