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Hawai‘i Newspaper Resources


Hawai‘i Newspaper Index

The Hawai‘i Newspaper Index can be used to look up articles from the Honolulu Star-Bulletin and the Honolulu Advertiser starting from 1989. Indexes to older newspapers are available in the Library.

The Hawaii Newspaper Index is accessed through the Hawai‘i State Public Library System.

Newspapers in the WCC Library

Current and historical issues of these newspapers published in Hawaii are available in the WCC Library:

Hawai‘i Herald
Issues of this paper, written primarily for Hawaii's Japanese American community, are kept for one month in the Library. Articles are indexed by the Hawai‘i Pacific Journal Index.
Hawai‘i Hochi
This is a Japanese Language newspaper. Paper issues are kept in the Library for one month.
Ka Hoku O Hawai‘i
This WCC Library has this paper on Microfilm from May 31, 1906 through Aug 11, 1948.
 
Honolulu Advertiser
Find articles in this paper by using the Hawaii Newspaper Index. The WCC Library keeps the paper issues of this daily for one month, and has back issues on microfilm from 1969 to present. You may visit the Honolulu Advertiser Website to search the current issue or to view the three previous months of back issues.
Honolulu Star-Bulletin
Find articles in this paper by using the Hawai‘i Newspaper Index. The WCC Library keeps the paper issues of this daily for one month, and has back issues on microfilm from 1969 to present. You may visit the Honolulu Star-Bulletin Website to search the previous day's issue or to search for articles published from March of 1996 to the present, or to view back issues.
Honolulu Weekly
The WCC Library keeps six months of back issues of this alternative paper. You may view articles from the current issue at the Honolulu Weekly Website or view a selection of previous articles in their archives. Articles are indexed by the Hawai‘i Pacific Journal Index.
Midweek Magazine
This weekly newspaper is kept in the WCC Library for the previous 6 months. The current issue is available at the Midweek Magazine Website. Articles are indexed by the Hawai‘i Pacific Journal Index.
O Ka Ohana
Print issues of this WCC student newspaper from Feb. 1973 through December 1991 are available in the Library. See also Ka Ohana below.
Ka 'Ohana
The WCC student newspaper. Paper issues are kept in the WCC Library from Feb., 1992 through the present issue. The current issue plus back issues starting from September, 2000 are available at the Ka 'Ohana Website. See also the O Ka Ohana archives.
Pacific Business News
The Library keeps paper issues of this weekly for the past year. Microfilm issues from March 21, 1983 through March 21, 1994 are also available in the Library. Visit the Pacific Business News Website to read a selection of news articles or to search article archives from June, 1996 to present.

Other Hawai‘i Newspaper Resources Online

Hawaiian Language Newspapers
UH Manoa provides online access to Hawaiian language newspapers from 1834 to 1927.
Hawaiian Language Newspaper Index Project from Bishop Museum
An index to early issues of Ka Elele Hawai‘i, Ka Hae Hawai‘i, Ke Kumu Hawai‘i, Ka Lama Hawai‘i, and Ka Nonanona.
The Garden Island
Read the previous day's articles from Kauai‘s daily newspaper or view the archived stories from Nov. 29, 1999.
Fil-Am Courier
News from the Philippines and Hawai‘i.
Hawaii Star
An independent online news service, established in 1994, serving as a venue for announcements and original reporting for the state.
Hawaii Tribune Herald
News from Hilo. Read current articles online.
Lahaina News
News articles from the current weekly issue.
Maui News
Read news articles from the previous day.
Na Maka O Kana (1996-Present)
Hawaiian language newspaper published by the Hale Kuakoo, The Hawaiian Language Center at the University of Hawai‘i at Hilo.
Haleakala Times
View current articles or search the archive for articles published since 2005.
West Hawaii Today
View current news items or search the archive for articles from previous months.
Waikiki News
Read current news or view back issues from July 1999.

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