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Join the 2018 Winter Reading Challenge!

Take the Winter Reading Challenge from January 1-31, 2018!  All ages may read and log online for a chance to win an amazing prize. HOW TO REGISTER I PARTICIPATED IN THE 2017 HSPLS SUMMER READING PROGRAM AND ALREADY HAVE A LOGIN Go to librarieshawaii.beanstack.org Click on “SIGN-IN” Type in your email or username and password, […]

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Download Your Favorite Magazines from HSPLS

Are you a magazine junkie? Did you know you can download your favorite magazines from HSPLS? From cooking magazines like Rachel Ray’s Every Day to future thinking Wired, we’ve got the best magazines issues waiting for you! HSPLS subscribes to RBdigital, who makes the digital copies available for all Hawaii State Public Library Card holders. […]

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FCC Rules to Repeal Net Neutrality

Yesterday, HSPLS posted information about net neutrality and the potential impact of the FCC ruling to repeal it. Today, in a vote of 3-2, the FCC repealed net neutrality. Read more about the future impact on public libraries in an article released by the Verge, What public libraries will lose without net neutrality by Kaitlyn […]

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Toddler Puzzle Time

March 22
9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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Toddler Storytime

March 22
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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Watch legislative webcasts

The Hawaii State Public Library System and Hawaii State Capitol have formed a partnership to provide webcasting of legislative hearings, meetings, and sessions at public libraries statewide.

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