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Hawaiian & Pacific Hours
COVID-19 Update: Please see updates here.
HP Reading Room: Closed
Spring semester (January 11 - May 14)
Chat Reference service is available:
Monday-Friday: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
(exceptions: Jan. 18, Feb. 15, Mar. 26, Apr. 2, holidays)
You may reach out to us via methods below at any time.
Be sure to leave an e-mail address so we can get back to you.
Hawaiian & Pacific Collections at UHM Library
This guide was created to provide you with the basic steps for researching topics related to Hawaiʻi.
There are 3 broad categories of materials:
- Books and Videos
- Journal and Magazine Articles
- Newspaper Articles
More importantly, there are different indexes to use when trying to find material in those 3 categories. Use the guide's tabs for each category to learn where to look and how to search.
Got the hang of where to search for what? Ready to search for everything all at once?
Web-scale discovery tool for finding millions of articles, books, media and more using a single search. Includes the UH Voyager Catalog plus a huge index of academic journals on most topics. Also includes conference papers, maps, government documents, music scores, DVDs, archives & manuscripts, and more.
Hawaiian & Pacific Collections
Find out more about the Hawaiian and Pacific Collections here: