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American Memory Collection at the Library of Congress
American Memory is a gateway to rich primary source materials relating to the history and culture of the United States. The site offers more than 7 million digital items from more than 100 historical collections.

Anthropological Index Online
The Anthropological Index Online is based on the journal holdings of The Anthropology Library at The British Museum (Museum of Mankind) which receives periodicals in all branches of anthropology, from academic institutions and publishers around the world.

Anti-Bullying Resources (Speaking OUT Against Bullying)
Speaking OUT is a list of resources about bullying. There's links to resources for kids in trouble and the people who care about them. The below are suggestions from members of the GLBT Round Table (GLBTRT) of the American Library Association (ALA) in response to the recent suicides of teased and bullied LGBTQ teens in the U.S. publishes the classics of literature, nonfiction, and reference free of charge for the home, classroom, and desktop of each and every Internet participant.

Business/Economic Census for Hawai'i
2007 selected business statistics for the State of Hawai‘i.

Business/Economic Census of the United States
2007 selected business statistics for the United States.

Cambridge History of English and American Literature
Considered the most important work of literary history and criticism ever published, the Cambridge History contains over 303 chapters and 11,000 pages, that encompasses a wide selection of writing by orators, humorists, poets, newspaper columnists, religious leaders, economists, Native Americans, and song writers.

Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance
This web site gives you access to a database of all Federal programs available to State and local governments (including the District of Columbia); federally-recognized Indian tribal governments; Territories (and possessions) of the United States; domestic public, quasi-public, and private profit and nonprofit organizations and institutions; specialized groups; and individuals. You can search this database to find assistance programs meeting your requirements and for which you are eligible. You can then contact the office that administers the program and find out how to apply.

Census Bureau Home Page
Find information on people, households, business and industry in the United States. 2010 census currently in progress.

Census Information on Hawai'i from DBEDT
Put out by the Department of Business and Economic Development and Tourism, it is Hawai‘i's business resource site.

Census Tract Maps for Hawai'i
2000 Census reference maps. 2010 is not yet complete.

Citation Style Guides for Internet and Electronic Sources
Guides to the most used citation guidelines in print and online.

CogPrints is for self-archived papers in any area of Psychology, Neuroscience, Linguistics, and many areas of Computer Science, Philosophy, Biology, Medicine, Anthropology, as well as any other portions of the physical, social and mathematical sciences that are pertinent to the study of cognition.

Copyright Information for the University of Hawai'i-West O'ahu Provides copyright information for faculty.

EconData.Net is designed to help practitioners, researchers, students, and other data users quickly gain access to relevant state and substate socioeconomic data. The site aims to be a convenient, comprehensive first stop for anyone searching among the vast, disparate array of public and private data sources on the Web.

Economic Indicators
Prepared and published monthly for the Joint Economic Committee, by the Council of Economic Advisors.

Education Index
The Education Index at is the Internet's premier source of updated, clear educational data about undergraduate and graduate programs in the United States.

Federal Department of Education
Provides information about the U.S. Deaprtment of Education, which sustains the efforts of school systems nationwide, supports the achievement of each student, and ensures equal access to education.

Federal Register
The Federal Register is the official daily publication for Rules, Proposed Rules, and Notices of Federal agencies and organizations, as well as Executive Orders and other Presidential Documents.

An index to Federal Reserve Bank economic research with links to fulltext.

FedStats is the new window on the full range of official statistical information available to the public from the Federal Government. Use the Internet's powerful linking and searching capabilities to track economic and population trends, education, health care costs, aviation safety, foreign trade, energy use, farm production, and more.

Financial Accounting Standards Board - FASB
The mission of the Financial Accounting Standards Board is to establish and improve standards of financial accounting and reporting for the guidance and education of the public, including issuers, auditors, and users of financial information.

Generally Accepted Accounting Principles - GAAP
The common set of accounting principles, standards and procedures. GAAP is a combination of authoritative standards set by standard-setting bodies as well as accepted ways of doing accounting.

HathiTrust is a partnership of major research institutions and libraries working to ensure that the cultural record is preserved and accessible long into the future. There are more than fifty partners in HathiTrust, and membership is open to institutions worldwide.

Hawai‘i Digital Library
The purpose of Ulukau, the Hawaiian Electronic Library, and its younger sister site, the Hawai'i Digital Library, is to make these resources available for the use, teaching, and enhancement of the Hawaiian language and for a broader and deeper understanding of Hawai'i.

Hawai'i Pacific Journal Index
An index to magazines and journals published in or about Hawai'i and the Pacific.

Hawai'i Sheet Music Index
Database of Hawaiian songs found in materials at the Bishop Museum, Hawai‘i State Library, and UH System Libraries. Enter a song title and find books and sheet music containing lyrics and melodies.

Hawai'i State Government Agencies
Emphasis on the executive departments, with links to laws, administrative rules, and regulations as well as to county government sites.

Hawai'i State Government Home Page is the State of Hawai‘i's initiative to provide state and local government information and services to businesses and local citizens via the Internet.

Hawai'i State Legislature
Answers questions such as who's in the legislature and who's on which committee. Also provides text and status of bills.

Hawai'i Statewide Geographic Information System (GIS) Program
The Office of Planning GIS Program leads a multi-agency effort to establish, promote, and coordinate the use of geographic information systems (GIS) technology among Hawai‘i State Government agencies.

HighWire Press
HighWire Press partners with independent scholarly publishers, societies, associations, and university presses to facilitate the digital dissemination of 1434 journals, reference works, books, and proceedings.

Historical Guide to American Literature
A short guide to American Literature drawing from a number of different resources.

HyperHistory Online
HyperHistory is an expanding scientific project presenting 3,000 years of world history with an interactive combination of synchronoptic lifelines, timelines, and maps. Somewhat confusing at first glance, in the end it will be worth every minute you spend learning how the site's synchronoptic concept works.

INFOMINE Scholarly Internet Resource Collections
INFOMINE is a virtual library of Internet resources relevant to faculty, students, and research staff at the university level. It contains useful Internet resources like databases, electronic journals, electronic books, bulletin boards, mailing lists, online library card catalogs, articles, directories of researchers, and many other types of information.

International Monetary Fund
Country reports, world economic outlook, statistics, and other publications.

Internet Archive—Wayback Machine
The Internet Archive, working with Alexa Internet, has created the Wayback Machine. The Wayback Machine makes it possible to surf more than 10 billion pages stored in the Internet Archive's web archive. The Wayback Machine was unveiled on October 24th, 2001 at U.C. Berkeley's Bancroft Library.

Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy
Articles in the Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy are currently from three sources (1) original contributions by specialized philosophers around the internet, (2) adaptations of material written by the editors for classroom purposes, and (3) adaptations from public domain sources (typically from two or more sources per article).

Librarians' Index to the Internet
Internet sites organized into easy to access categories by librarians in California.

Library of Congress THOMAS Web Site
Information on the United States House and Senate, bills, and votes. The first database made available was Bill Text, followed shortly by Congressional Record Text, Bill Summary & Status, the Congressional Record Index, and the Constitution (now found, along with other historical Congressional documents, under the "Historical Documents" category on the THOMAS home page). Enhancements in the types of legislative data available, as well as in search and display capabilities, have been continuously added.

Literary Criticism at the Internet Public Library
The Literary Criticism Collection brings together hundreds of critical and biographical sites with annotations. It is international in scope, but emphasizes authors from North America, the British Isles, and the former British Empire. The collection is arraged by author, title, and nationality/literary period.

Math Forum
Everything you should have learned about math in elementary and middle school, high school, and college.

National Academies Press
The National Academy Press (NAP) publishes over 200 books a year on a wide range of topics in science, engineering, and health, capturing the most authoritative views on important issues in science and health policy. Browse by subject area or search the fulltext in any of over 2,500 NAP books.

National Archeological Database
National Archeological Database, Reports module, is an expanded bibliographic inventory of approximately 240,000 reports on archeological investigation and planning, mostly of limited circulation. This "gray literature" represents a large portion of the primary information available on archeological sites in the U.S. NADB-Reports can be searched by state, county, worktype, cultural affiliation, keyword, material, year of publication, title, and author.

National Criminal Justice Reference Service
Search the NCJRS fulltext and abstract databases as well as all kinds of statistical reports on crime, criminals, and the courts. NCJRS is a federally funded resource offering justice and substance abuse information to support research, policy, and program development worldwide.

National Criminal Justice Reference Service Library/Abstracts
The NCJRS Abstracts Database contains summaries of the more than 195,000 criminal justice, juvenile justice, and substance abuse resources housed in the NCJRS Library collection. This database contains abstracts, not full-text documents. However, most documents published by NCJRS sponsoring agencies since 1995 are available in full-text online.

National Library of Medicine
The NLM Gateway allows users to search in multiple retrieval systems at the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM). The current Gateway searches MEDLINE/PubMed, OLDMEDLINE, LOCATORplus, MEDLINEplus, DIRLINE, AIDS Meetings, Health Services Research Meetings, Space Life Sciences Meetings, and HSRProj.

Native American Resources
Numerous Internet resources exist that support not only the study of Native Americans and their diverse culture, but also to assist their culture and well-being. This list of sites for this article mainly focuses on the study of Native American history and culture. Also included are a few Canadian sites and governmental agencies. Constructed by Erica Swenson Danowitz and Carol Videon.

Native Hawaiian Data Book from OHA
This publication provides statistical data on Native Hawaiian communities throughout the state, offering a numerical representation of the social and economic status of the Native Hawaiian population.

netLibrary provides access to electronic books. There are several hundred University of Hawai'i Press titles as well as several thousand public domain titles available.

Newspapers on the Web
Links to online newspapers by state or country, including those in different languages.

OAIster is a Mellon-funded project of the University of Michigan Digital Library Production Services. Their goal is to create a wide-ranging collection of free, useful, previously difficult-to-access digital resources that are easily searchable by anyone.

Occupational Outlook Handbook
The Occupational Outlook Handbook is a nationally recognized source of career information, designed to provide valuable assistance to individuals making decisions about their future work lives. Revised every two years, the Handbook describes what workers do on the job, working conditions, the training and education needed, earnings, and expected job prospects in a wide range of occupations.

Online Books Page
The Online Books Page is a website that facilitates access to books that are freely readable over the Internet. It also aims to encourage the development of such online books, for the benefit and edification of all.

OpenDOAR: The Directory of Open Access Repositories
OpenDOAR is an authoritative directory of academic open access repositories. Each OpenDOAR repository has been visited by project staff to check the information that is recorded here. This in-depth approach does not rely on automated analysis and gives a quality-controlled list of repositories.

Pacific Collection Internet Resources
Resources on the Pacific island nations collected by the Pacific Collection at UH Manoa.

Patents at US Patent and Trademark Office
This Web site provides useful information about patents, trademarks and intellectual property in the U.S. It also shows how to get a patent and includes a library of patents and trademarks.

Information about plagiarism prevention and the UH West O'ahu Turnitin license for students.

Political Database of the Americas
The Political Database of the Americas is a non-governmental Internet-based project that provides reference materials, primary documents, comparative studies and statistical data for countries in the Western Hemisphere.

Population Index
Population Index is the primary reference tool to the world's population literature. It presents an annotated bibliography of recently published books, journal articles, working papers, and other materials on population topics. This website provides a searchable and browsable database containing 46,035 abstracts of demographic literature published in Population Index in the period 1986-2000.

Project Gutenberg: Free eBooks
Project Gutenberg is the place where you can download over 33,000 free ebooks to read on your PC, iPad, Kindle, Sony Reader, iPhone, Android or other portable device.

Psych Web Scholarly Psychology Resources on the Web
This page contains links to sites offering scholarly information about a subtopic within the field of psychology. In addition to this page, Psych Web maintains relevant psychology related lists.

Rand Abstracts and Subject Indexes
Despite the title of this entry, many titles are fulltext. Search by keyword or browse by topic. Topics include: Child Policy; Civil and Criminal Justice; Education; Environment and Energy; Health; International Policy; Labor Markets; Methodology; National Security; Population and Regional Studies; Science and Technology; Social Welfare; Transportation.

ResourceBlog (Gary Price's Resource Shelf)
Countless high-quality, free resources are available on the web, including databases, lists and rankings, real-time sources, and multimedia.

Resources for Economists on the Internet
This guide is sponsored by the American Economic Association. It lists 1,305 resources in 93 sections and sub-sections available on the Internet of interest to academic and practicing economists, and those interested in economics.

ROAR: Registry of Open Access Repositories
The aim of ROAR is to promote the development of open access by providing timely information about the growth and status of repositories throughout the world. Open access to research maximises research access and thereby also research impact, making research more productive and effective.

Scout (Internet Resources) Report
The Scout Report, flagship publication of the Internet Scout Project, has been published every Friday continuously since 1994. The Scout Report contains critical annotations and links to carefully selected Internet sites and mailing lists. The Scout Report Archives is a searchable and browseable database to over seven years' worth of the Scout Report and subject-specific Scout Reports.

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy
The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy is a dynamic reference work and is a publishing project of the Metaphysics Research Lab at the Center for the Study of Language and Information (CSLI) at Stanford University.

State of Hawai'i Data Book The official summary of statistics on the social, economic, and political organization of the State of Hawai‘i.

Statistical Abstract of the United States
As the national data book, it contains a collection of statistics on social and economic conditions in the United States. Selected international data are also included. The Abstract is also your guide to sources of other data from the Census Bureau, other Federal agencies, and private organizations.

Statistics at the Math Forum Math forum internet mathematics library.

Trust Territory of the Pacific Archives
This index to documents on microfilm, photographs and other material from the records of the former Trust Territory Government (Micronesia) is most successfully accessed with a keyword search. In this database the term author refers to the agency that held the original files. Microfilm reels are at UH Manoa.

Ulukau, The Hawaiian Electronic Library
The purpose of Ulukau, the Hawaiian Electronic Library, and its younger sister site, the Hawai'i Digital Library, is to make these resources available for the use, teaching, and enhancement of the Hawaiian language and for a broader and deeper understanding of Hawai'i.

Uniform Crime Reports from the FBI
Crime statistics for the nation put out by the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

Uniform Crime Reports from the University of Virginia
This collection consists of four county-level data files. The first three provide arrests for Part I offenses (murder, rape, robbery, assault, burglary, larceny, auto theft, and arson) and for Part II offenses (forgery, fraud, embezzlement, vandalism, weapons violations, sex offenses, drug and alcohol abuse violations, gambling, vagrancy, curfew violations, and runaways). The fourth file provides reported offenses (as opposed to arrests) for Part I crimes only. Two county population variables are included : one for total county population and the other for counties reporting six months or more of data.
On, you can search millions of web pages from federal and state governments, the District of Columbia, and U.S. territories. Most of these pages are not available on commercial websites. has the most comprehensive search of government publications and government sponsored research anywhere on the Internet.

World Factbook (Comprehensive Country Profiles by the CIA) The U.S. government’s complete geographical handbook, featuring full-color maps and flags of all nations and geographical entities. Each country profile tracks such demographics as population, ethnicity and literacy rates, as well as political, geographical and economic data.