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Hawaiʻi - Basic Library Research: Library Information

Hawaii - Basic Library Research

Hawaiian & Pacific Hours

COVID-19 Update: Please see updates here.


Fall semester (August 24 - December 18)

HP Reading Room: Closed

Chat Reference service is available:
Monday-Friday: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
(exceptions: Sept. 7, Nov. 3, Nov. 11, Nov. 26, holidays)

You may reach out to us via methods below at any time.


Contact Us

E-mail:
hawnpac@hawaii.edu

Ask us:
https://manoa.hawaii.edu/library/help/ask-us/

Phone: 
808-956-8264
Be sure to leave your contact information so we can get back to you.

Hawaiian & Pacific Collections at UHM Library

Aloha Mai!

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.

OneSearch

Got the hang of where to search for what? Ready to search for everything all at once? 

Hawaiian & Pacific Collections

Find out more about the Hawaiian and Pacific Collections here: