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ENG 100 - Hiser - Local Research: Finding Resources

Governernment (Mostly Hawaii)


Dept. of Business, Economic Development & Tourism
Statistics on Hawaii's economy, visitor industry, and population. Includes the State of Hawaii Data Book.

Hawaii State Energy Office
Energy statistics and reports, including information on renewable energy projects in Hawaii.

Hawaii Energy Data (National Energy Information Center)

Agricultural Resources (Dept. of Agriculture)

Hawaii Crop Weather (USDA NASS)

Dept. of Health
Hawaii health survey, births, deaths, marriages, divorces, alcohol and drug abuse.

Honolulu Police Department Annual Statistics

Hawaii Crime Prevention and Justice Assistance Division - Research and Statistics
Crime rates.

Dept. of Human Services Reports
Child abuse and neglect reports, homeless shelter counts.

Commision on Water Resource Management
Hawaii water plans.

Hawaii Tourism Authority
Research and reports on Hawaii's visitor industry.

American Factfinder
Census Information: population, education, income, commute, race, and more.  Figure out tract numbers here: Honolulu maplist

University of Hawaii

Center on the Family
Homeless service utilization, alcohol and drug treatment services, Hawaii family composition, community profiles.

College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources
Publications on agriculture, foods and nutrition, pests, pollution prevention, etc. 

University of Hawaii Economic Research Organization
Economic, demographic, and business trends in Hawaii and the Asia-Pacific region.

Hawaii Educational Policy Center
In depth studies and analysis on education issues.

A diverse range of digitized material from the University of Hawaii.  Includes rare books from the UH Hamilton Library Hawaiian Collection.  

The intellectual works and unique collections of the UH Manoa academic community.

Center for Oral History

Hawaii News

Click on individual links below, or search them all at once by using the search bar above.

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