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Friends of the Hilo Public Library

300 Waianuenue Avenue

Aloha and Welcome!:
Thanks for visiting the HILO PUBLIC LIBRARY FRIENDS. We are a volunteer organization based in Hilo, the largest town on the Big Island, officially known as the island of Hawaii, which is the largest island in the state of Hawaii.  This website is maintained by the Friends as a service to the patrons of the Hilo Public Library.


Mar A

Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018
The most beautiful library ive ever visited. Beautiful scenery that can really get you motivated to get some work done.


Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017
Love this library! Beautiful open aired courtyard, plenty computers, separate map/microfilm room & incredible staff.

Mike Morrison

Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017
I'm giving this three stars only because the hours are awful. Closed Sunday and MONDAY?? Opens at 11?? Crazy. Otherwise 5 stars.

Janet Sichi

Tuesday, May 22, 2018
The best library 📚

Kosen Ishikawa

Monday, March 13, 2017
Hawaiian Sacred stones (Naha stone and Pinao Stone) are placed on display in front of this library!

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