Libraries

Library Policies

Loan Policy

  • Non-fiction and Fiction Books: circulate for a three week loan period. One renewal.
  • Audiovisual materials: circulate for a one week loan period. One renewal.
  • Reference Books: library use only
  • Pacifica Room materials: library use only
  • Periodicals: library use only

Overdue Book Policy

  • It is the borrower's responsibility to be aware of the due date for items checked out from the library. Items should be returned on time or renewed.
  • Books overdue for two weeks are considered lost and will be charged to the borrower's account. The charge will be the replacement cost of the item as determined by the Librarian, plus a $10.00 processing fee, per item.

Conduct Policy

  • Remove your hats when you come into the building.
  • Leave all food and drinks outside or in your bag at all times.
  • Turn off your cell phones before you come into the library. Answer and talk on cell phones outside.
  • Keep your shoes on the floor.
  • Study, think, read, ponder and the like in the library with low voices.
  • Exhibit behavior in the library similar to the behavior you would expect to see by persons in an art museum or symphony concert hall.
  • Check out circulating materials at the circulation desk, and return all materials not being checked out to the "To Be Reshelved" cart. Do not reshelve library materials.
  • Return chairs to their tables before you leave.
  • Look behind you, take all your belongings, and put rubbish in the wastebasket.

Library Resources

*Password required off campus

Online Catalog - Find books and other materials in the Lynn Taylor Library and Dyer Memorial Library.

* Research Database - Find information through digital encyclopedias, magazine articles and other electronic resources.

*Global Issues in Context - Find information that ties together a wealth of authoritative content that empowers you to critically analyze and understand the most important issues of the modern world.

* Honolulu Star-Advertiser database - Search the resources within ProQuest's Honolulu Star-Advertiser database.

*World Book - World Book - Find information through World Book Online.

Tumble Book Library - The TumbleBookLibrary is a collection of TumbleBooks (animated, talking picture books) TumblePuzzles, and TumbleQuizzes, as well as TumbleResources for teachers.

Note: You are visiting this page from OUTSIDE the HPA network. You will not be logged in automatically. Please use the username and password provided to you. Please contact dgiff@hpa.edu if you have any problems.

Tumble Book Cloud - TumbleBookCloud is a collection of videos and chapter books in categories which include: Ebooks, Read-Alongs, Graphic Novels, Videos (from National Geographic!), and Audio Books.

Note: You are visiting this page from OUTSIDE the HPA network. You will not be logged in automatically. Please use the username and password provided to you. Please contact dgiff@hpa.edu if you have any problems.

Public Library - Find books and other material in the Hawai’i State Public Library System.

UH Voyager - Find books and other information in the Libraries of the University of Hawai’i System.

Librarians

David Giff

David Giff
K-8 Librarian

Lois Inman

Lois Inman
Upper School Librarian, Grade 12 Class Leader