Pacific: Research Guide
This guide will assist you to locate Pacific-related materials in the Library and elsewhere.
The Library's Pacific Collections webpage provides a general description of the Pacific-related materials held in our collections and highlights some of our treasures in this area.
The Library's catalogue can be searched to locate other materials on the Pacific Island Region. Select Browse Subjects and use terms such as 'Pacific', 'Pacific Islands', or the names of specific islands, regions or countries, such as 'Niue', 'Micronesia' or 'Fiji'.
These are general sites for researching the Pacific Ocean region on the Internet and provide a starting place for researchers in this field. They provide a diverse range of information on on the Pacific region as well as providing links to other useful sites.
- Pacific Studies WWW Virtual Library
A global collaboration project which provides access to networked scholarly documents, resources and information systems relevant to Pacific Studies.
- Te Puna Web Directory
A directory to New Zealand and Pacific Island web sites from the National Library of New Zealand.
- PacLII (Pacific Islands Legal Information Institute)
An initiative of the University of the South Pacific School of Law to promote access to Pacific law.
- PRISM (Pacific Regional Information System)
Socio-economic database for the Pacific Region.
- CIA World Factbook
US government profiles of countries and territories around the world. Select individual countries, or "Pacific Ocean."