Society Islands (French Polynesia)
Moorea (French Polynesia)
Tahiti (French Polynesia : Island)
~Leeward Islands (French Polynesia)
Bora-Bora (French Polynesia)
Huahine Island (French Polynesia)
Raiatea (French Polynesia)
Tahaa Island (French Polynesia)
Marae / Heiau
Hold down the "alt" key while typing these number codes to get these french letters:
133 = à
131 = â
130 = é
138 = è
136 = ê
140 = î
147 = ô
135 = ç
Outlined below is an overview process meant to get you started on your search. Often the best search strategy for finding Hawaiʻi and Pacific related material follows these five steps, in this order:
1) Search Voyager (books and media);
2) Search the Hawaii-Pacific Journal Index (HPJI) (articles);
3) Search other databases specific to your topic (articles and media);
4) Search disertation and theses lists
5) Search Google Scholar (articles) /Google books (books).
Voyager - books and media catalogued and held at UH (Not for searching journal articles)
Hawaii-Pacific Journal Index (HPJI) (for articles about Hawaiʻi and the Pacific)
See also the Pacific Collection's "Selected Databases" page for other heavily used sources of Hawaiʻi/Pacific information.
These are lists or databases that provide an index and possibly full-text access to dissertations and theses.
Google searches can provide good overviews, but remeber that they will not get you everything.
Google Scholar (searching for articles in scholarly journals)
Google Books (searching full text within a book)