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Cancer Resources for the Recently Diagnosed: Finding Resources

Resources available to the people of Oahu through the Hawaii State Library and the Internet

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Health Sciences Library @ JABSOM

Evaluating Your Resources

Evaluating information found online is an important step in assuring you are getting credible and useful information. Below are a few sites with tips on evaluating content you find on the web.

Other Libraries on Oahu

In addition to the Hawaii State Library, there are University of Hawaii libraries on Oahu available to the public. However, please read the links to community member privileges for each location. Some libraries charge a fee if you plan to borrow any items, and others will only allow you to read the books within the premises. There may also be restrictions on database and computer access. 


The Health Sciences Library (JABSOM), located within the John A. Burns School of Medicine

Hours of operation:
Monday through Friday, 8 AM to 5 PM
*Closed weekends, state, and federal holidays

Information on community member usage:
http://hslib.jabsom.hawaii.edu/faq.html#faqwho

Website:
http://hslib.jabsom.hawaii.edu/

 


Hamilton Library at The University of Hawaii at Manoa

For library hours, click here:
http://library.manoa.hawaii.edu/about/hours.php
For community member access info:
http://library.manoa.hawaii.edu/about/policies/circulation.php#POLICY_COMMUNITY
Website:
http://library.manoa.hawaii.edu/index.php


Leeward Community College Library

For community member access info:
www.leeward.hawaii.edu/library/communityusers.html
Website:
http://www.leeward.hawaii.edu/library/default.html