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UHM Building Name Research Guide


This guide was created for students in POLS 110 who are researching the naming of UHM Buildings. To do this research, follow the steps below and look through ALL the linked resources. If you need any research help, e-mail Kapena Shim at or visit the Hawaiian and Pacific Collections Reference desk Monday-Friday 9-5pm and Sundays 1-5pm. For more information about the Hawaiian and Pacific collections, visit our website,