The following are subject-oriented Web sites. These sites are good starting points for exploring Asian American resources on the Internet.
- Asian American Health
An information portal to issues affecting the health and well-being of Asian Americans in the United States.
This informational source includes historical, political, demographic and cultural issues.
- Asian Pacific Americans in the U.S. Army
This presentation highlights the roles and achievements of Asian/Pacific Americans in the United States Army, covering the U.S. Civil War, World War I, World War II, the Korean War, the Vietnam War, the Gulf War, and the War on Terrorism.
- Calisphere - Japanese American Relocation Digital Archives
Primary source materials documenting the experience of Japanese Americans in World War II internment camps," this searchable site provides access to tens of thousands of images and pages of electronic transcriptions.
- Five Views an Ethnic Survey of California
A written narrative histories to "help people recognize and appreciate the accomplishments and contributions of California's varied communities".
- Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Program
This website helps to build bridges of mutual respect and understanding of the diversity of world cultures.
- U.S. Census Bureau Data Asian American Data Links
Provides census information about Asian population in the United States.
These Internet resource directories are useful for exploring a subject to find out what's available on the Internet. Be sure to carefully evaluate what you find.
Your Library has a great deal more information on this topic!
E-Books, journals, magazine and newspaper articles are available online. These services are for current Southwestern College students and staff.
When accessing the research databases and other e-resources from off campus, you will be prompted for your WebAdvisor User ID and birthdate by the SWC off campus access system. For additional information about off campus access visit www.swccd.edu/libraryoffcampus
Search the Library's Online Catalog: (your search results will open in a new window):
Asian Americans and the media
Call Number: P94.5.A762 U6 2009
Asian American art, 1850-1970
Call Number: N6538.A83 A835 2008