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The moku (districts) of Oʻahu (click to see a map of the ahupuaʻa of each district):





Hawaiʻi Island


Land Divisions: maps & names

Moʻolelo: Find stories/legends - Hawaiian Legends Index

Search here to help you locate myths and legends indexed in 77 books.   

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appear somewhere in Subject

Print edition also available in the Hawaiʻi & Pacific Reference section.

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Additional Moʻolelo

Kapaemahu Film

Kapaemahu [08:30]

Nā Makani & Nā Ua: Winds & Rains

Nā Mele: Place Names in Song & Chant


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Hawaiʻi Newspaper Index


Search these indexes of Honolulu newspapers going back to 1929.  

1989-PresentHawaiʻi Newspaper Index Online

1929-1988: Index to the Honolulu Advertiser and
                      Honolulu Star-Bulletin (Print;
                      Located in the Hawaiʻi and
                      Pacific Reference Collection)

1929-1969Online access to index

Once you find a citation to an article in the index, you must then go to the newspaper microfilm to find the full-text.  Newspaper Microfilm is available at selected public libraries, including Kaimukī Public Library, and UH-Mānoa Hamilton Library.

1840-1944: Bob Krauss Research Index
                      an index of select English-language
                      newspapers from Hawaiʻi,
                      links to full-text if available online


Journal & Magazine Articles

Citation Help

Check out our MLA Citation Guide for examples on citing books, ebooks (including ebooks from Ulukau), articles, websites, etc., including a sample paper and handouts.

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