AIISF's mission is to promote a greater understanding of Pacific Coast immigration and its role in shaping America’s past, present and future. AIISF has created an online repository of stories entitled “Immigrant Voices."
This website is created by C.N. Le, a Senior Lecturer Professor in the Sociology Department of the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. The website provides "an authoritative, one-stop information resource and sociological exploration of the historical, demographic, political, and cultural issues that make up today's diverse Asian American community."
AsianWeek was America's first and largest English language print and on-line publication serving Asian Americans. The news organization played an important role nationally and in the San Francisco Bay Area as the "Voice of Asian America". AsianWeek published from 1979 to 2009.
Calisphere is the University of California's free public gateway to a world of primary sources. More than 200,000 digitized items — including photographs, documents, newspaper pages, political cartoons, works of art, diaries, transcribed oral histories, advertising, and other unique cultural artifacts — reveal the diverse history and culture of California and its role in national and world history.
"This is an educational and non-commercial site designed specifically for history teachers and their students. " Categories include: Asia Discovers America, Asians and the Making of America, World War II and Asian Americans, The Newest Immigrants
This is one of the eighteen topics of the project, American Memory, at Library of Congress. American Memory provides free and open access through the Internet to written and spoken words, sound recordings, still and moving images, prints, maps, and sheet music that document the American experience. It is a digital record of American history and creativity. These materials, from the collections of the Library of Congress and other institutions, chronicle historical events, people, places, and ideas that continue to shape America, serving the public as a resource for education and lifelong learning."
"MPI provides analysis, development, and evaluation of migration and refugee policies at local, national, and international levels. It aims to meet the demand for pragmatic and thoughtful responses to the challenges and opportunities that large-scale migration, whether voluntary or forced, presents to communities and institutions in an increasingly integrated world."
This resource is based on an investigation of 1920s, including the fields of economic, religious, educational, civic, biological, and social conditions among Chinese, Japanese, and other non-European residents of the Pacific Coast of the United States and Canada.
Little is known about the health of Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) women, a rapidly growing population marked by diverse sociodemographic characteristics, health needs, and access to and use of health services.
This report was made possible by a collaborative effort between the National Commission
on Asian American and Pacific Islander Research in Education (CARE) and the Asian &
Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund (APIASF), and through the generous support
of USA Funds.