The Philippine Collection at the University of Hawai'i has research and rare materials in various formats that support the programs of the Center for Philippine Studies. Materials collected focus on the Philippines and Filipinos in the social sciences and humanities, primarily in English (the dominant language of printed mass media, academia and government), Filipino (Tagalog), Ilokano, Spanish, and various other Filipino language materials are acquired selectively.
Where is the Philippine Collection at UHM?
The general materials are integrated into the Asia (English & other western languages) Collections of Hamilton Library on the 3rd and 4th floors. Hamilton Library's floor plans are available here.
Please use the Hawaii Voyager Online Catalog to identify the resources you need.
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