Last Updated: Feb 4, 2016
These books are located in the Hawaiʻi & Pacific Collection on the 1st floor of KCC Library. Search for more books in the library catalog.
The books are located in the Hawaiian Reference Collection and are for library use only. Request them at the Circulation Desk.
Amy Greenwell's Ethnobotanical Guide to Native Hawaiian Plants
Call Number: QK473.H4 .A53 2009
Ancient Hawaiian life
Call Number: DU624.5 B7 1938
See chapter: "Medicine, death, burial."
- Hawaiʻi Pacific Journal Index
An index to magazines and journals published in or about Hawaiʻi & the Pacific; Citations only. See the Reference Desk for help locating the print issue.
- Hawaiian Journal of History
A scholarly journal devoted to original articles on the history of Hawaiʻi, Polynesia, and the Pacific area. Full-text. Print copies are available in the Hawaiian Reference Collection.
- eVols at UH Mānoa
eVols is an open-access, digital institutional repository for the University of Hawaiʻi community and researchers around the world.
- ScholarSpace at UH Mānoa
ScholarSpace is an open-access, digital institutional repository for the University of Hawaii at Manoa community.
- Pacific Science
An international, multidisciplinary journal reporting research on the biological and physical sciences of the Pacific basin.
- Google Scholar
- Hana Hou! The Magazine of Hawaiian Airlines
Selected articles available online from April/May 2002-present.
- Honolulu Magazine
Articles available online from Feb. 2004-present.
Honolulu Newspapers (ProQuest)
Curent articles from the Honolulu Star-Advertiser (June 7, 2010 – present) Honolulu Advertiser (Nov. 20, 2002 – May 13, 2010) Honolulu Star-Bulletin (Nov. 26, 1991 – Jun. 6, 2010)
Ka Wai Ola
the newspaper of the Office of Hawaiian Affairs
- Native Plants Hawaiʻi
A comprehensive and searchable knowledgebase that seeks to promote the understanding and use of native Hawaiian plants.
- Hawaiian Ethnobotany Online Database
- Hawaiian Native Plant Propogation Database
Available information on propagation techniques for selected indigenous and endemic plants.
Emphasis on plants for landscape , lei, medicine, fiber, food, or wood products.
- Hawaiian Native Plant Genera: UHM Botany Dept.
An excellent source for images of plants.
- Plants of Hawaii
Over 100,000 images of 2,500 species. The personal collection of biologists Forest & Kim Starr. All the images are free to use, with attribution.
- Botany Online Collections (maintained by Bishop Museum)
Includes these databases: Natural Sciences Taxonomic Name and Specimen Search, Hawaiian Vascular Plant Checklist, Annotated Checklist of Cultivated Plants of Hawaiʻi, etc.
- Hawaiʻi's Endangered Plants
- Hawaiian Medicinal Plants
A compilation of plants which are known to have been used by the Hawaiians for medicinal purposes and includes introduced species as well as many endemics.
- Canoe Plants of Ancient Hawaiʻi