Hawaii State Library Reopens

Posted on: March 25, 2022 | Category: Uncategorized

Hawaii State Library is now open to the public.

Library users will be able to browse for materials, use public Internet computers for up to four (4) 60-minute sessions per day, access free wi-fi, pick up holds, use printers and copiers, get reference and research assistance and enjoy reading and doing research in this beautiful and historic building.

When visiting the library, masks are not required, but welcomed. All patrons are asked to be respectful of their neighbors and our staff by continuing to follow guidelines for preventing the spread of COVID-19:

  • staying at home if you are sick
  • washing hands
  • covering coughs and sneezes
  • avoiding close contact with others, and continuing to distance appropriately

Public service hours are:

  • Monday:          9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Tuesday:         9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Wednesday:    9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Thursday:        9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Friday:             11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Saturday:        9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Sunday:           Closed

The Hawaii State Library is located at 478 South King Street and also serves the nearby communities of Kakaako, Ala Moana, Makiki, Chinatown, and downtown Honolulu. For more information call (808) 586-3500.

In state observance of Statehood Day, all public libraries and library support offices will be closed
on Friday, August 19, 2022.