Important Alert #1:  The Hilo Public Library's restrooms, except for those in the Children's Section, are not in service as of Friday, January 11, 2019. No ADA restrooms are available at this time. The estimated time of repair is Wednesday, January 16, 2019.  We apologize for this inconvenience to our Hilo library patrons.

Important Alert #2:  The Kaneohe Public Library will be closed for approximately one month, starting January 2, 2019 for a parking lot improvement project.  The book drop will be closed from 10 a.m. on Monday, December 31, 2018  and remain closed until the library reopens. During the closure, borrowed items may be returned to any public library. Updates on the reopening of the Kaneohe Public Library will be posted on our website. We apologize for this inconvenience to our Kaneohe library users.

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Main switchboard

If you don’t know what number to call, try our main switchboard. We’ll direct you to the right spot.

(808) 586-3500

You can also find branch phone numbers on our branches page or ask us a question using our online form.

Primary contacts

RoleNameNumber
State LibrarianStacey A. Aldrich(808) 586-3704
Special Assistant to State LibrarianMallory Fujitani(808) 586-3704
Public Libraries BranchStacie Kaneshige(808) 483-7188
Library Development ServicesSusan Nakata(808) 831-6878
Library for the Blind and Physically HandicappedBaron Baroza(808) 733-8446
Hawaii State LibraryMarya Zoller(808) 586-3555

General mailing address

If you would like to send us a letter, please address it to:

Hawaii State Public Library System
Office of the State Librarian
44 Merchant Street
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813