The Liliha Public Library will be closed for major renovations starting Saturday, November 24, 2018. For more information, click here.


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Kahuku Public & School Library's 50th Anniversary celebration with a Filipino Dance Troupe

HSPLS Celebrates 2018 Anniversaries

Hawaii’s public libraries play an important role in building healthy communities. As community hubs, our branches provide free and equal access to information, help people […]

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What's new

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RB Digital: A New Electronic Magazine Automatic Check-Out Feature

Did you know that you can check out some of your favorite magazines for free using RBdigital with just your library card? If you have […]

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Learn something new

Pressreader tutorial

PressReader – Connecting People Through News

PressReader is a place for you to find, share, and talk about great content from anywhere in the world. By accessing PressReader through the library, you can discover news from all over the world that matters to you.

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Testing and Education Reference Center – Pass That Test

The Testing and Education Reference Center has resources to help you prepare for that next big test, change careers, or simply improve basic skills.

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Ornament contest

Holiday Ornament Contest

December 12
All-day event
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Build with LEGOs – ages 4 and UP

December 12
All-day event
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Let’s talk story!

tell us your story
What's your Hawaii library story?

Connect with your community

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Volunteer at the library

Got some extra time on your hands? We can always use your help!

Learn more about our volunteer program.

Hawaii State Legislature

Watch legislative webcasts

The Hawaii State Public Library System and Hawaii State Capitol have formed a partnership to provide webcasting of legislative hearings, meetings, and sessions at public libraries statewide.

Senate hearings
House hearings