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News

http://www.abc.net.au/ra/pacbeat/ - Pacific Beat draws on Australia-based reporters and correspondents throughout the region to highlight events and issues affecting the region , including interviews with leaders and newsmakers.

http://www.abc.net.au/ra/tokpisin - Tok Pisin features news of the region and the world in Tokpisin and includes links to Tokpisin audio news and stories.

http://pidp.eastwestcenter.org/pireport/ - Pacific Islands Report, news about the Pacific, is updated daily with news items from Hawai'i as well as PACNEWS, Samoa News, Papua Niugini Nius, Agence French-Presse, Marshall Islands Journal, and Radio Australia. Aslo includes articles, commentaries, and letters.


Bibliographies

http://www.trussel.com/kir/gilbib.htm - Kiribati Bibliography. Compiled by Stephen Trussel.

http://www.papuaweb.org/bib/hays/ng/intro.html - New Guinea Bibliography. Prepared by Professor Terence Hays, of the Anthropology Department of Rhode Island College, the sources pertain to the peoples of New Guinea, including Irian Jaya (Papua) and Papua New Guinea, except for the Admiralty Islands, the Bismarck Archipelago, and the Solomon Islands. Only published materials are included. Coverage of sources in non-European languages is limited. Contains over 21,000 entries.

http://savageminds.org/2005/12/16/chinese-in-the-pacific-a-bibliography/#more-332 - Chinese in the Pacific: a bibliography. Compiled by Rene van der Haar.


Databases and Libraries

http://www.nla.gov.au/oz/digitised-pacific-resources.html - Digitised Pacific resources: global collections. A gateway to collections of digitised documentary materials relating to the history, culture, and people of the Pacific region (including Micronesia, Melanesia, Polynesia, and New Zealand).

http://www.micsem.org/library.htm - Micronesian Seminar Library. A collection of over 17,000 items, including published materials, locally produced reports, photos, slides, videotapes, maps, and microfilm. Copies of articles can be ordered.

http://libweb.hawaii.edu/libdept/pacific - University of Hawai'i Pacific Collection: Internet Resources. This site has links to associations, cultural resources, governments, information resources, journals and newsletters, libraries, nuews sources, regional issues resources, and statistics.

http://www.nzepc.auckland.ac.nz/ - New Zealand Electronic Poetry Centre (nzepc) is a trial project based in the University of Auckland. It offers an electronic gateway to poetry resources in Aotearoa/New Zealand and the Pacific region. It aims to coordinate existing archival and publishing information, and to present some full-text electronic publication of poetry and commentary.

http://www.spc.int/library/ - Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC) Library. This SPC Library site provides links to Pacific Island states and territories government homepages as well as media websites. It also contains Pacific journal contents, email alerts and library databases.

http://www.ru.nl/caos/cpas/- Centre for Pacific Studies, University of Nijmegen. The centre's searchable Bibliographic Database contains entries for selected books, book chapters, book reviews, and journal articles on Polynesia, Micronesia, Melanesia, and Australia, published since 1989. There is a bias toward anthropological publications.

http://www.hawaii.edu/oceanic/film - Moving Images of the Pacific: A Guide to Films and Videos. A searchable database of entries on 3,500 Pacific films and videos, with distributor information, if available.

http://coombs.anu.edu.au/WWWVL-PacificStudies.html - WWW Virtual Library in Pacific Studies. This facility is provided by the Australian National University (ANU) and is updated almost daily. Includes links to a range of topics, and a menu-driven index to information by country and region. Also includes links to New Zealand and Papua New Guinea Virtual Libraries.

http://library.manoa.hawaii.edu/ - University of Hawai'i Library site provides an access to its online catalog (including the Pacific Collection), to its extensive Hawaii/Pacific Journal Index, and to the database that indexes the Trust Territory Archives.

http://www-personal.umich.edu/~akstill/CyberGuides/Pacific_CyberGuide/index.html - Pacific Islands Music & Dance. A CyberGuide. Links to information about, and resources for, Pacific music and dance.

PapuaWeb - A bilingual (English and Indonesian) website containing a wide variety of research materials about Papua, Indonesia, including a bibliography of recent publications related to Papua, a world wide web virtual library, annotated bibliographies, and a digital library. The website is in the initial stages of development and is sponsored by the University of Papua, Cenderawasih, and the Australian National University.


Presses and Booksellers

http://www.uspbookcentre.com/ - University Book Centre of the University of the South Pacific provides a catalog and ordering information for books and audio- and videocassettes produced by the Institute of Pacific Studies at the University of the South Pacific.

http://www.uhpress.hawaii.edu - University of Hawai'i Press has descriptions and ordering information for new books and recent backlist books, including the Talanoa: Contemporary Pacific Literature series. It also has current issue and back issue content information for their twelve journals, including The Contemporary Pacific: A Journal of Island Affairs.

http://www.besspress.com - Bess Press publishes books on Hawai'i, the Pacific, and Asia for educators and the general public.


Links to Other Web Resources

West Papua Web Resources. List of West Papua resources on the Web, compiled by Steven Feld. Includes subscription news groups, other regular sources, and human rights reports. [see also http://www.papuaweb.org under Databases and Libraries]

South Seas Online. A resource for the history of European voyaging and cross-cultural encounters in the Pacific between 1760 and 1800. Phase one of the this site focuses on James Cook's voyage of 1768-1771. Phase two will feature audiovisual media that illuminate the historical legacies of eighteenth-century Pacific voyaging and cross-cultural encounters.


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