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Basic Library Research - Hawaii: Library Information

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

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, you have to look in different places to find material in those 3 categories. Use the guide's tabs for each category to learn where to look and how to search.