Papua New Guinea
Books Useful Articles & Information
on research level electronic materials
PNG BUAI seeks to provide a virtual home for a growing collection of research level electronic material on and from Papua New Guinea. PNG BUAI is sponsored under the IDRC's PAN initiative
The University of Papua New Guinea now offers a wide range of new and used books and pubications through its open campuses and franchise network at buy books bookshops
N E W S & A N N O U N C E M E NT S
- Book2Buk2 - The concatenation continues
17th – 18th August 2010, UPNG Waigani Campus, Main Lecture Theatre
"Celebrating 40 odd years of bookselling at UPNG"
- Event Report for Book2Buk
11th - 12th August, 2008 UPNG Waigani Campus, by: John Evans. Manager
UPNG Press and Bookshop (nb 230 k pdf file)
- Article: Publishing Homegrown Papua New Guinea Books, by: Edward P. Wolfers, CSM CMG Professor of Politics, Univ. Wollongong, Australia
- B o o k 2 B u k - Talking about PNG Books
11th-12th August 2008 -
UPNG Waigani Campus
- Book2Buk2008.doc conference topics schedule
Theme - "Books: Sources of information, inspiration and education"
Goal - To celebrate and advance the role of books in preserving the heritage of Papua New Guinea
This meeting is being run in association with the 2008 Waigani Seminar by UPNG Press and Bookshop.
Contact email: John Evans at UPNG Bookshop.
- List of 1967 - 1997 Waigani Seminars
WaiganiSeminars1967-97list_published.pdf note active web url links in 176k pdf document
Read THE READING HABIT - a missing link between literacy
and libraries [141 kb pdf file]
Search for Papua New Guinea info on this & other PNG sites using one of the following:
| New articles on site | PNG web ring | GOOGLE search |
* Atomz.com special site-search-engine for PNG info
* Google searches this site and the web for PNG info
* Papua New Guinea Web Ring links a community of PNG info sites - try it!
* Melanesia 2000 & Beyond Apply to join discussion group
on issues relating to community development in Melanesia / PNG (hosted by Yahoo egroups)
PNG Web site sponsors
- PNGbuai.com Initial Sponsorship by Canada's IDRC
Startup funding and publishing support.
(see also www.idrc.ca The International Development Research Centre, a public corporation created by the Canadian government and www.idrc.org.sg and www.PanAsia.org.sg International Development Research Centre, Southeast and East Asia Region.)
- PNG Papua New Guinea's Help Resources (Inc) Wewak, PNG
Previous Editorial & publishing support.
(see also HELP Resources - NGO profile
- PNG Atomz.com provided increased Search Service quota for PNGbuai.com in 2003. Thank you Atomz!
Visit Atomz.com to see what they offer as information search and publishing solutions.
www.ngo.org.pg is a related project sponsored under the same initiative. This web site has some of the most comprehensive information on the non-governmental-organisations (NGOs) working in Papua New Guinea (PNG) and also provides a hosting service for NGOs presently unable to design and host their own sites.
ManusIsland.com is a web site promoting the PNG Province of Manus.
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PNGbuai.com Managing Editor & Publisher
Dr. John Evans, Papua New Guinea
Web Site Special Photographs
Marsha Berman, photographer-journalist, PNG
John Evans, UPNG Bookshop
Web Site Design & Administration
Neal Chan Provenance.ca & Netpac.com 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2008
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