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Kaua'i Community College Library

About the Library: Services

Reference Services

Assistance in finding books and articles in the library

Assistance in searching library databases and the Web for reliable information

Individual instruction in the steps of the research process

Find help in troubleshooting printing or software problems on library computers

Assistance on how to order resources from other UH System Libraries

Librarians are scheduled to work at the reference desk to answer your questions - so please ask us for assistance!

Instructional Services


Instruction sessions for classes can be booked with Instructional Librarian, Jay Baker

Individual sessions can be arranged for students working on research projects/papers.

Contact: Jay Baker,, 245-8322

Circulation Services

Check out books, videos and DVDs

Check out laptops for use in the library and Chromebooks for the semester

Find course materials put on Reserve by instructors

Pick up books ordered  from other UH Libraries

Reserve private study rooms

Read books from the RARE collection

Find lost items in our Lost & Found (which serves as the lost & found respository for the campus)

Circulation Times & Policies


Type of Material Time Period   Fines
General & Oversize 4 weeks $ .25 per day
Hawaii/Pacific 2 weeks $ .25 per day
Reserves & DVDs 2 hours/in-library use only $1.00 per hour
Reference & Magazines In-library use only  
Rare View at Circulation Carrel  

Computers & Copier


  • Socially distanced desktop computers
  • Printer
  • Chromebooks for semester length checkout

KIC Scanner

  • Book scanner to digitize print books

Study Rooms & Quiet Study Areas

1st floor

Library Commons
(Temporarily reconfigured for social distancing)

The 1st floor of the Library is designed for group study 

Conversations and Zoom sessions are encouraged, but please be mindful of your fellow students 

Study Rooms

2 study rooms are available for private studying or Zoom

2nd floor

Library Silent Zone
(Due to COVID-19, the 2nd floor of the library is temporarily closed.)

By student request, the 2nd floor of the Library is reserved for individual silent study

Please  - no group study, conversation, cell phone or headphone sounds.