You may also want to check the
Pacific-wide specialized research centers
- Samoan Studies Institute (SSI) - American Samoa Community College
The Samoan Studies Institute's mission is to ensure and promote the continuity of Samoan culture, traditions, language and heritage through an inter-disciplinary, comprehensive educational approach. Its research component focuses on such topics as both written and oral history, legends, indigenous art forms, music, language, geography, natural resources and archaeology, anthropology, political science, current affairs, and/or other relevant topics.