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COVID Closure: Due to the Governor’s instructions issued 11/12/2020, both the Father Andrew P. Kashevaroff building (APK) in Juneau and the Sheldon Jackson Museum in Sitka are closed to the public through December 5th. Staff will continue to serve the public by e-mail and phones. Watch this space for updates.

About the Alaska State Library

Hours of Operation

Reference 10 AM - 4 PM, Tue - Fri
Historical Collections (Research Center) 10 AM - 4 PM, Tue - Fri
Talking Book Center (Phone/Email only) 8 AM - 4:30 PM, Mon - Fri

Holiday Closures (State-observed)

New Year's Day January 1
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day 3rd Monday of January
President's Day 3rd Monday of February
Seward's Day Last Monday in March
Memorial Day Last Monday in May
Independence Day July 4
Labor Day 1st Monday of September
Alaska Day October 18
Veterans Day November 11
Thanksgiving Day 4th Thursday of November
Christmas Day December 25