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Computers, Printing, and WiFi

The library provides computers with Internet access and Microsoft Office. Currently enrolled students of the UH System may use these computers by logging in with their 8-digit student ID number.


Access may be restricted if a student has financial obligations of $10.00 or more. Students will be required to acknowledge and abide by the library's Computer Use Policy.

The library's PCs are also used by the librarians to teach research classes, therefore computers may be unavailable at posted times.

Campus computing services are also available at these locations:

  • Computer Lab (Bldg 2, room 405)
  • Hulili Ke Kukui Hawaiian Center (Bldg 5, room 203)

Computer Usage

Users must comply with the UH policy: Use and Management of Information Technology Resources. Library computers and related equipment are to be used only to access information resources for educational, instructional, and research needs related to the mission and activities of the University of Hawaii. The use of Library computer equipment for other purposes is prohibited.

The following is considered unauthorized computer use and is prohibited:

  • Knowingly or carelessly performing an act that will interfere with the normal operation of computers, peripherals, or networks;
  • Attempting to circumvent data protection schemes or uncover security loopholes;
  • Using the network to gain unauthorized access to any computer systems;
  • Masking the identity of an account or machine, which includes, but is not limited to, sending mail anonymously;
  • Attempting to monitor or tamper with electronic communications of other users, or reading, copying, changing, or deleting files or software of other users;
  • Installing or uploading of software programs or graphics;
  • Using a computer account that you are not authorized to use.

It is also University of Hawaii policy that:

  • Displaying of sexually explicit images or sounds where others can see or hear them may create a hostile environment and could constitute sexual harassment according to University policies on sexual harassment. Library staff may intervene and direct users to cease this activity;
  • University resources are intended to be used for institutional purposes and may not be used for private gain;
  • Users must observe all laws relating to copyright, trademark, export and intellectual property rights.

Printing

Laser printing is available from all library computers. Pick up and pay for printouts at the Circulation Services counter. Cash only.

  • $0.10 per page for B&W
  • $0.50 per page for COLOR

Double-sided and wireless printing are not currently available.

WiFi Access - HON

NETWORK NAME: HON 

PASSWORD: [no password required for access] 

When opening a browser, you will be prompted to login with your UH username and password. Please note that network availability cannot be guaranteed at all times in all locations.

Contact the HonCC ITS Department for assistance (808.845.9333) or inquire about access issues at any library service desk.

KIC Digital Scanner

A zero cost self-service scanner is available to create full-color PDF documents that can be emailed, saved to a USB flash drive, or transferred to a smart device.

Library's Kic Scanner