Links to online sources of information related to transpacific relations. Click on the listings below to hyperlink to these sources.

Information on Pacific Prehistory at

North Pacific Prehistory (multilingual online journal on prehistory of the North Pacific region)

Biofocus on Pacific Prehistory (The Biological Anthropology Web)

Trans-Pacific Connections: Was there Pre-Columbian Contact between Polynesia and America?
By K. Kris Hirst ,

Polynesian Seafaring to the American Continents
By K. Kris Hirst,

Katrina Gulliver, "Finding the Pacific World," Journal of World History, Vol. 22, No. 1 (2011)

Asian & Pacific Studies E-Journals

Meeting of Frontiers is a bilingual, multimedia English-Russian digital library that tells the story of the exploration and settlement of the West, the parallel exploration and settlement of the Russian Far East, and the meeting of the Russian-American frontier in Alaska and the Pacific Northwest.

American Indians of the Pacific Northwest "This site provides an extensive digital collection of original photographs and documents about the Northwest Coast and Plateau Indian cultures, complemented by essays written by anthropologists, historians, and teachers about both particular tribes and cross-cultural topics."

The Journal of Pacific History

The Journal of Pacific History articles online

Asian Pacific American History in Oregon is the premier database for the study of modern Asia Pacific. brings together thousands of full-text reports covering 55 countries* on a multitude of business, government, economic, and social issues.

Online information on COUNTRIES OF THE ASIA-PACIFIC REGION is provided by the Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies, which is a United States Department of Defense academic institution.

Website of the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) intergovernmental organization. APEC serves as a forum for 21 Pacific Rim countries (styled "Member Economies") that seeks to promote free trade and economic cooperation throughout the Asia-Pacific region.

Website of Pacific Islands Forum, This organization is a political grouping of 16 independent and self-governing states. The members are Australia, Cook Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, Fiji, Kiribati, Nauru, New Zealand, Niue, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Republic of Marshal Islands, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu and Vanuatu.

Useful Links at website of Pacific Island Forum.

The Asia-Pacific Journal: In-depth critical analysis of the forces shaping the Asia-Pacific and the world.

Bulletin of the Indo-Pacific Prehistory Association

Journal of Pacific Studies (published by School of Social and Economic Development, the University of the South Pacific)

The Journal of Asia Pacific Studies aims to serve as an outlet for research dealing with the interdisciplinary field of Asia Pacific Studies.

The Pacific Collection at the University of Hawaii at Manoa Hamilton Library. Internationally recognized for the excellence of its holdings, the Pacific Collection contains over 100,000 volumes. The Pacific Collection receives 1,200 journals and periodicals annually, subscribes to 33 newspapers, and has over 10,000 reel of microfilm materials.

Asia Pacific Studies: Journal and Newspaper Articles complied by the University of San Francisco libary. These databases focuses specifically on Asia Pacific studies

La Revista Española del Pacífico (REP)/ Spanish Journal of Pacific (REP) This journal is the publication of the Spanish Association of Pacific Studies. Founded in 1991, EPR has published scholarly articles on the Asia-Pacific, with notes on academic activities or current events and book reviews.

The Iberoamerican Observatory of Asia-Pacific has an online bimonthly bulletin/ boletín electrónico bimestral

Journal of Asia Pacific Studies, International University of Humanities and Social Sciences (San Jose, Costa Rica)

European Society for Oceanists (ESFO) Pacific Studies Links webpage

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