While we are currently closed to the public to prevent or slow the spread of Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19), the Alaska State Library is continuing to answer your reference questions by phone and email:
As of May 8, 2020, Libraries MAY reopen in accordance with Health Mandate 16, Attachment O – Libraries, Museums, and Archives (PDF) and guidance from their local government. When and how libraries open is under local control.
Libraries may now open while taking precautions outlined in Health Mandate 16, attachment O. Many libraries will reopen in stages. We've gathered some materials to help libraries in their plans to reopen.