Pacific Websites




American Anthropologist. Journal of AAA, membership subscription or pay-per-article.

American Ethnologist. Journal of Am. Ethnological Soc., membership subscription or pay-per-article. Reviews & abstracts free.

Anthroglobe Journal. Cyril Belshaw-initiated online journal, free articles news etc.

Anthropoetics Online journal of Generative Anthropology from UCLA, many full-text articles, free access.

Anthropological Forum (online papers downloadable)

Anthropology Matters Journal (online)

Anthropology Now online and print journal

Antiquity magazine. Subscription online access way back to 1927. Book reviews free.

ASAonline (ASA online publication series to be launched in 2008)

Asian & Pacific Studies Electronic Journals (huge list of links to online journals)

Atoll Reseach Bulletin (Smithsonian Institution, 1951-present) OR

Bulletin of Information on Computing in Anthropology. Good full-text articles, free access.

Common-Place. Excellent online full-text articles on a variety of subjects, including the Pacific. American Antiquarian Soc & Florida State U.

Pacific Routes - Special Pacific Edition of Common-Place

Culture, Society and Masculinities [COMING Spring 2009] Peer-reviewed journal

Directions: Journal of Education Studies

DOAJ Directory of Open Access Journals

Early New Zealand Books online

Electronic Journals: A Selected Resource Guide by Katharina Klemperer

Ethnologies Comparées - French language online Anthropology Journal:

Ex-Kiap publications online

Expedition (Journal of Penn Museum)

Fijian Studies: A Journal of Contemporary Fiji

Footsteps (Australians for Reconciliation newsletter)

HAU-Journal of Ethnographic Theory (new Dec 2011)

Hawaii-Pacific journal index

History of the English Church Mission in New Guinea (1891-1912)

Index of Hawai'i & Pacific journals (Coverage for certain titles goes back to the 19th century)

INDEX of scholarly online journals

International Journal for Dialogical Science Peer-reviewed, open, international, and interdisciplinary electronic journal

Internet Archaeology. Fully refereed online journal.

Intersections: Gender and Sexuality in Asia and the Pacific (from A.N.U.)

Invisible Culture (electronic journal for Visual Culture)

Islands Business

Journal of the Polynesian Society (keyword-searchable, full-text access to vols.1-100, 1892-1992)

Index only of JPS 2000-2007

Journal of Samoan Studies

Journal of World Anthropology

Journal of World Systems Research. Free electronic journal of Institute for Research on World-Systems, UCRiverside.

Land management publications  (USP)

Language Documentation & Conservation (fully refereed, open-access journal of linguistics from UHP)

Le Monde Diplomatique (English edition) (very stimulating articles by internationally renowned thinkers and writers)

Melbourne Journal of International Law (contains Pacific items)

Micronesian Journal of the Humanities and Social Sciences

Minpaku Anthropology Newsletter

Museum Anthropology Review (open-access peer-reviewed journal of museum & material culture studies)

Pacific Currents (Online Journal of AAAPS - the Australian Association for the Advancement of Pacific Studies). Issue 1.1 Issue 1.2 - 2.1

Pacific Dynamics (Online open access journal published by the Macmillan Brown Centre for Pacific Studies)

Pacific Economic Bulletin

Pacific Health Dialog (Journal of Community Health and Clinical Medicine for the Pacific)

Pacific Health Voices (electronic health journal at the Fiji School of Medicine)

Pacific History Journal Bibliography Database

Pacific Islands Monthly

Pacific Islands Report

Pacific Magazine

Pacific Media Centre PMC on YouTube

Pacific media research index

Pacific Journalism Review (research journal)

Pacific Journalism Monographs

Pacific Media Watch (monitoring service @ AUT University)

Paideusis Peer-reviewed Canadian academic journal 1987-2001 concerned with all topics, subjects, issues, and problems in education.

PNG Medical Journal Online

Polynesian Society Journal Online (the first 100 years)

Portal Journal of Multidisciplinary International Studies

Rapa Nui Journal Print News E-journal (ISSN 1440-9127) (Australian national University). EMAIL:

Savage Minds (Pacific). Anthropology weblog

South Pacific Journal of Psychology

The Asia Pacific Journal of Anthropology (formerly Canberra Anthropology)

Tribal Arts Online

Tuhinga: Research Journal of Te Papa Tongarewa museum of NZ

UNESCO online full-text journals (anthropology, sociology etc)

United Nations Official Finder page

University of Auckland Digital Collections Online

World Heritage Newsletter (UNESCO)


ABC (Australia) Asia-Pacific News

ABC (Australia) Pacific Beat (Radio Australia online audio and transcripts. Excellent site)

Australian National Library online newspaper resource

CocoNet Wireless Pacific news and information

Contemporary Pacific (University of Hawai'i Press)

David Robie’s Café Pacific

EMTV (PNG television site including newsclips)

Envirosociety (Multimedia blog on contemporary socio-ecological issues)

Fantom (Phantom comic in Pidgin). Some episodes in Wantok Archive.

Fiji Sites: html

Global Islands Network

Guam Pacific Daily News

Guam News 8

Honolulu Advertiser

Honolulu Star-Bulletin

Kanaky Online (New Caledonia)

Macleay Museum News (Sydney University)

Marianas News (Northern Marianas)

Marianas Variety (Northern Marianas)

The Marshall Islands Journal

Matangi Tonga Online

Melanesia News (West Papua)

Oceania Newsletter (CPAS, Nijmegen University, Netherlands)

Online Newspapers

Pacific Affairs

Pacific Islands News

Pacific Journalism Online (University of the South Pacific media resource site, based in Fiji):

Pacific Journalism Review

Pacific Magazine with Islands Business

Pacific Magazine Daily News

Pacific Media Centre PMC on YouTube

Pacific media research index

Pacific Journalism Monographs

Pacific Media Watch (monitoring service @ AUT University)

Pacific News from Manoa (Newsletter of the Center for Pacific Islands Studies, University of Hawai'i at Manoa)

Pacific newspapers by country:

Pacific People's Partnership

Pacific Scoop (NZ-based blog-style website)

Pacific Studies WWW Virtual Library

Pacific Weekly Review (out of Vanuatu, but Pacific-wide items)

Papua Post online (West Papua: in Bahasa, click for English version)

Papua Press Agency (West Papua: in Bahasa and English)

Papua Niugini Nius

Pasifik Nius daily Pacific news digest

PNG Times

Polynesia Life (News site)

Post-Courier (PNG)

Radio New Zealand International (RNZI) News

Rapa Nui Journal (Easter Island)

Saipan Sucks

Saipan Tribune

Samoa Live News

Samoa News (American Samoa's daily newspaper)

Samoa Observer

Samoa Online (provides news from both Samoas, and also has information about Samoan culture, history, tourism etc.)

Solomons Star

Tahiti Pacifique (French language monthly)

Tahiti Press

The Independent Online (PNG)

The National (PNG)

The Post Courier

Tongan information & news site World News (Excellent site, regularly updated, sifting news stories from multiple stories about most countries)[insert country name]

University of Hawai'i Pacific Collection News Sources

Wansalwara Online (USP Journalism Dept training website)

West Papua News Online (English language)


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