Area Code (808)
Circulation: 675-3876
Copy Center: 675-3870 Media Services: 675-3855 Reference: 675-3878

Library Hours and Information

Joseph F. Smith Hours & Information

SEMESTER HOURS (Winter, Summer, Fall 2014)
Main Library
Mon-Thurs: 7:00am-12:00am
Fri: 7:00am-8:00pm
Sat: 9:00am-9:00pm
Pacific Islands Room
Mon-Thurs: 9:00am-11:00pm
Fri: 9:00am-6:00pm
Sat: 10:00pm-4:00pm
Copy Center
Mon-Thurs: 8:30am-7:45pm
Fri: 8:30am-6:45pm
Sat: 9:00am-11:45am
Mon-Wed-Fri: 10:00am-4:00pm
 Tues/Thurs: 1:00pm-7:00pm
Sat: Closed
 Library Semester Breaks
Mon-Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Sat: Closed
Academic Computing Labs:
Mon-Fri: 7:00am-7:45pm
Sat: 9:00am-2:45pm
 Aloha Center 133 Mon-Sat: 2:00pm - 10:00pm Closed All University Holidays


Break Hours 2014 (Closed on Weekends)
Month Day Hours
Jan. 1-3 Wed-Fri 8:00am-5:00pm
April. 14-18 Mon-Fri 8:00am-5:00pm
Jun. 9 - Jul. 11 Mon-Fri 8:00am-5:00pm
Sep. 1-5 Mon-Fri 8:00am-5:00pm
Dec. 15-31 Mon-Fri 8:00am-5:00pm
Jan. 1-9 (2015) Mon-Fri 8:00am-5:00pm


Holiday Hours 2014
Holiday Date Hours
New Years Jan. 1 CLOSED
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Jan. 20 9:00am-5:00pm
Presidents Day Feb. 17 9:00am-5:00pm
Kuhio Day Mar. 26 9:00am-5:00pm
Memorial Day May 26 9:00am-5:00pm
Independence Day Jul. 4 CLOSED
Labor Day Sep. 1 CLOSED
Thanksgiving Nov. 27 CLOSED
After Thanksgiving Nov. 28 9:00am-5:00pm
Christmas Holiday Dec. 25-26 CLOSED


Finals Hours 2014
Date Hours
Apr. 9-11 CLOSES at 8:00pm
Jun. 6 CLOSES at 8:00pm
Aug. 29 CLOSES at 8:00pm
Dec. 10-12 CLOSES at 8:00pm


ACADEMIC COMPUTING LABS: Library (675-3447) & Mac Lab-ACR 133 (675-3826). A valid BYUH ID is required for use.
ARCHIVES: Research access to selected archival materials about the university, community & LDS Church in Hawaii (675-3869)
GROUP STUDY ROOMS: Reserve group study rooms in Library and Aloha Center, for BYUH students, faculty and staff.
Reserve online, for Library at and Aloha Center at
LIBRARY ORIENTATION: Library orientations for individuals or groups may be requested by calling 675-3884, 675-3866 or 675-3946.
LIBRARY WEB SITE: This web site will allow you full access to all features of the library, including library resources, the online catalog, indexes and databases, and internet resources.
LOST & FOUND: Lost items are kept at the Circulation Desk (675-3876) for one day, then sent to the Aloha Center front desk (675-3545).
COPY CENTER & MEDIA DEVELOPMENT CENTER: Provides assistance in developing graphic and photographic instructional materials. Tape Duplication Services assists in video and audio production and duplication.
Copy Center (675-3870), Media Development (675-3849).
REFERENCE SERVICES: Librarians and student assistants provide information and research assistance (675-3878).
RESERVE MATERIALS: Kept at the Circulation desk at (675-3876).
Late fee of $1.00 an hour will be charged for overdue Reserve materials.
MEDIA SERVICES Provides Media Equipment support. Provides Media Equipment support. BYU-Hawaii ID is required to borrow media equipment (675-3855).
Late fee of $1.00 an hour will be charged until equipment is returned


GENERAL/FOLIO COLLECTIONS: Arranged by Library of Congress Classification numbers, General A-P and Folio located on the second floor. General Q-Z located downstairs on the first floor.
INDEXES AND PERIODICALS: (Current, bound, microfilm). Located on the first floor.
ONLINE PERIODICALS Accessible through the library web page,
REFERENCE COLLECTION: Located on the first floor, arranged by Library of Congress Classification numbers.
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: University Archives are located on the second floor of the Woolley wing. Pacific Islands Research Room is located on the main floor. Education Curriculum and Government Documents also on the main floor.