Read this intriguing new article in the NTA Bulletin, a publication of the East-West Center’s National Transfer Accounts (NTA) project which addresses the impact of demographic change on economic growth, inequality, public finances, and economic resources. Available to all in the library repository Scholarspace (http://hdl.handle.net/10125/55901)
Check out the new addition to the Department of Learning Design and Technology (LTEC) student project collection in the library repository Scholarspace (http://hdl.handle.net/10125/55886) A usability study for a “means to establish an enrollment pathway to Honolulu Community College for Native Hawaiian students and create a sense of place at the college for Native Hawaiians that is culturally significant and relevant.”
Check out the new addition to the College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources, Natural Resources & Environmental Management (NREM), Community-Based Student Projects collection available in the library repository Scholarspace (https://scholarspace.manoa.hawaii.edu/handle/10125/51991)
Life and Death presents an eternal topic for human beings to study. Cemeteries, human being’s last stop and final dwellings, are the primary type of funerary architecture. Read more in the doctoral project Architecture of Afterlife: Future Cemetery in Metropolis http://hdl.handle.net/10125/55851
J-Current – the biannual newsletter of the Center for Japanese Studies reports on the achievements and activities of UHM Japanese Studies faculty and students. Available online in the library institutional repository: https://scholarspace.manoa.hawaii.edu/handle/10125/25809
Did you know UH faculty deposit their papers and other research materials in Scholarspace? Faculty and Researcher Works community: https://scholarspace.manoa.hawaii.edu/handle/10125/321
UHM celebrated International Open Access Week, October 24 – 28, 2016 with a week full of presentations and events. Such topics included Open Access & social justice, copyright, OER, Open Data, and editing Wikipedia. You can find many of the recordings and slides from these presentations on ScholarSpace: https://scholarspace.manoa.hawaii.
Papaya diseases and “Most unwanted pests in the United States”. Check out the College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources (CTAHR) posters in the Library’s Scholarspace Institutional Repository http://scholarspace.manoa.
A well-known cartoonist in Hawaii, Jon Murakami draws people of various ethnicities and animals with a local flair and incorporates pidgin (Hawaiian Creole English). His works have appeared in comic books, his comic strip in the Honolulu Star-Advertiser, local children’s books, t-shirts, and greeting cards.
Jon started drawing for publication when he attended the University of Hawaii at Manoa during the early 1990s. When he wasn’t studying or working as a UH Manoa Library student assistant, Jon drew for the campus newspaper Ka Leo O Hawaii and Ke Kukini, UH Manoa’s library’s newsletter. Ke Kukini ran his illustrations and comic strip, “Library Use Only,” and even predicted his future fame: Click Here to Read the Article...
Held on August 18, 2016 in Hamilton Library. DHGetDown was a one-day conference highlighting local digital humanities work and resources and featuring an interactive digital mapping workshop. This event was co-hosted by the UHM Library and the Digital Arts and Humanities Initiative in the College of Arts & Humanities. Check out the video, slides, and handouts on ScholarSpace: https://scholarspace.manoa.