Borrower Services

On this page:

Access Services Staff

Contact us: (808) 932-7286 or email


About Circulation

Circulation Services at the Edwin H. Mookini Library serve the needs of our university and community college clientele, as well as community borrowers by providing access to the Mookini Library's collections.

The Mookini Library is open to any individual who wishes to use materials inside the Library building and who is in compliance with our Conduct in the Library policies. Many materials are available on open shelves for self-retrieval. Selected materials are kept in protective storage and may not be available to all library users or during all operational hours.

At the Circulation Desk You May:

Policies & Procedures

Please see Libraries of the University of Hawai╩╗i System Circulation Policy (PDF), Revised Nov 2017 for complete rules and regulations governing the circulation of library items.

Overdue Notices

Please return library materials by the due date. As a courteous reminder, the library will email an overdue notice. Failure to receive an overdue notice does not mean fines are cancelled. See the Fines and Fees page for specifics.

Confidentiality of Patron Records

The Edwin H. Mookini Library complies with the State Attorney General's opinion on library record confidentiality and the American Library Association's Policy on Confidentiality of Library Records and the American Library Association's Guidelines of Confidentiality and Coping with Law Enforcement Inquiries .

Exit Control

The library has an electronic detection system installed at the exit. If the alarm sounds as you exit, you are required to return to the Circulation Desk. Disciplinary action will be taken if someone attempts to remove uncharged items from the library.