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New Books!

New books are finally starting to arrive at Mookini Library!

Check the new shelves across from the Circluation Desk to find new titles in:

  • Arts
  • Education
  • Environmental Sciences
  • History
  • Literature
  • Music
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Sociology

More books arriving frequently, so check the shelves often!

Do You Know We Have Streaming Videos?

...that the library provides access to thousands of streaming videos, including:

  • Bird of Paradise
  • Kumu Hina
  • Mind of a Rampage Killer
  • Whale Rider
  • documentaries, feature films, and short films made by and for indigenous people

Topic Ideas

Do you need a topic idea for a research paper?

Check out the Special Reports and Hot Topics links in Access World News.

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Expanded Hours for Spring 2022

Both the library and the Hawaiian Collection will have expanded hours for Spring 2022. See the complete Spring 2022 hours.

T-Mobile WiFi Hotspot

Students can borrow a hotspot to connect various wifi-capable devices to the internet from almost anywhere (not available to faculty or staff at this time). Some restrictions apply.

Check Hotspot Availability
Getting Started: Franklin T9 Mobile Hotspot
Setting Up T-Mobile Hotspot Video

Phone: (808) 932-7286

Wiley Digital Archives

We now have access to the Wiley Digital Archives which contain millions of primary sources from:

  • British Association for the Advancement of Science (Collections on the History of Science: 1830-1970)
  • Royal Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland
  • Royal College of Physicians
  • Royal Geographical Society (with Institute of British Geographers)
  • New York Academy of Sciences

Wiley is offering training and some on demand events that may be of value to faculty both as researcher and instructor.

Additional COVID-19 Restrictions for Mookini Library

  • Only the 2nd floor (Main Level) is open.
    • The 1st floor (Lower Level) is closed. For retrieval of materials, please go to the Circulation Desk.
    • The 3rd floor (Upper Level) is closed except for those going to HITS or Graphics Services.
  • The Hawaiian Collection has limited hours. For retrieval of materials when the collection is closed, please go to the Circulation Desk.
  • Some materials may be unavailable if not necessary for course work.

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