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Resources Relating to Hawaiian Knowledge: Videos

Video Resources

Students may view in-class videos and DVDs in the library; see library staff for assistance. Many videos can also be streamed online.

Access is for UH faculty, students and staff. A UH user ID is required at login.

QuickTime is required to view videos and can be downloaded free here.

Selected Video Collections

How to Find Online Videos

Selected Hawaiian and Pacific serial titles can be found at

To get a list of all videos currently available online, type Sinclair streaming into the Voyager Basic Search box.  If you are looking for something more specific, add another search term - for example, Sinclair streaming China. The videos must be played in your browser via the link from the catalog. You will have to enter your UH username and password to view most videos.


Can I watch a video if I don't have a UH username?

Due to copyright restrictions, access to most streaming videos is limited to UH students, faculty, and staff. Non-UH researchers who need access to Hawaiian Collection or Pacific Collection videos should contact the Hawaiian and Pacific Collections via email (, phone (808-956-8264), or fax (808-956-5968).

How do you decide which videos to convert? Can I suggest videos for you to convert?

Decisions are based on a combination of the video's age, format, condition, and the importance of the content. Please contact us if you would like to suggest videos for conversion that are important to your research or class.