PINI

Pacific Islands News & Information Database (PINI)

(formerly known as Niustext)

– is a rapidly growing research archive, that is updated daily. It is a full text database comprising articles from Newspapers, Magazines & Journals, Bulletins and Reports. Currently (February 2019) there are over half a million articles in the database.

These articles are from the following sources:

Cook Islands Newspapers

Cook Islands News – 1992 – current date
*Cook Islands Herald – 2007 – 2016
Cook Islands Times – June – Dec 2008, Aug 14 2009
*Cook Islands TV
*Cook Islands Radio

Fiji Newspapers – will be available Q1 2020

Samoa Newspapers – will be available Q1 2020

Tonga Newspapers – will be available Q1 2020

Press Releases from the Pacific Islands

Islands Business – 2005 to current date
*Journal of the Polynesian Society 1892-2017
Pacific Business Online – 2008 to 7 April 2010
Pacific Economic Bulletin – June 1987 to December 2010
Pacific Journalism Review – 1994 – to current date
Pacific Media Centre News – 2007- to current date
Pacific Scoop – 18 June 2009 to current date
Pacnews – 1996 – to current date
Radio NZ International News – November 2009 – to current date
Fiji Islands Business – 2005 to 2013 – then folded back into Islands Business
Fiji Broadcasting Ltd – Radio News transcripts – 2007 to current date
Mai Life – 2010

ABC Pacific Beat archive – 2016 – to current date

NOTE * means further archives are being processed for loading