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Hawaiian & Pacific Collections Department: COVID-19 Updates

Hawaiian & Pacific Collections Hours

COVID-19 Update: Please see updates here.

March 24 - April 3

HP Reading Room: Closed

Chat Reference service is available:
10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Future hours for live reference service are being determined. You may reach out to us via methods below at anytime.

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Update, March 20-23, 2020

COVID-19 Update, March 23, 2020, 10:50 pm: Aloha - Please see this page for information on Hamilton Library services. Expect updates from the Hawaiian and Pacific Collections. We are working to support our UH students, faculty, and staff. You may reach out to us with reference questions via this page, or e-mail us at We will respond to UH and EWC library users as soon as possible, and to others as time and staffing allows. me ke aloha, hp

March 23, 2020, 2:45 pm: Hamilton Library will be CLOSED as of Monday, March 23, 5:00 pm, except for access to the CLIC lab. The Hawaiian and Pacific Collections reading room and circulation service will be CLOSED as of Monday, March 23, 3:00 pm. After this time, no access to our collections will be possible. If you have requested or plan to request books from us, you have until 3:00 pm to come in and borrow circulating books, and to use non-circulating books in our reading room. Information on what services we will continue to offer is forthcoming.

March 20, 2020: Any books that were due between 3/1/2020 through 5/14/2020 are now due on 5/15/2020.


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