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Place Names in Hawaii: Contact Us


Aloha kākou -

Librarians in the Hawaiian and Pacific Collections at Hamilton Library are available to help you with your library research.

E-mail or call us or come see us in the library. We provide research consultations on your individual topic by appointment.

Our reading room on the fifth floor of Hamilton Library is the best place to study and write on campus. We are open M-F 9-5 and Sunday 1-5.

For UH-affiliated people, the room has wi-fi and wireless printing from your laptop.

Your Library Staff

Jodie Mattos
Hawaiian Collection
Hawaiʻi Specialist

Dore Minatodani
Hawaiian Collection
Senior Hawaiʻi Specialist

Kapena Shim
Hawaiian Collection
Hawaiʻi Specialist

Stu Dawrs
Pacific Collection
Senior Pacific Specialist

Eleanor Kleiber
Pacific Collection
Pacific Specialist


Andrea Nakamura
Hawaiian and Pacific Collections

Wes Poka
Hawaiian and Pacific Collections

Ann Rabinko
Hawaiian and Pacific Collections

Hawaiian & Pacific Hours

FALL 2017
Aug 21 - Dec 15

Reading Room, Reference Desk, Circulation Desk
MON-FRI: 9:00am-5:00pm
SATURDAY: closed
SUNDAY: First Sunday of each month: 1:00pm-5:00pm

Paging service stops 15 minutes before closing.
Rare, archival and manuscript use stops 30 minutes before closing.

All Library Hours