If you are an employee of the State of Alaska and would like to be able to access library resources from anywhere, you can self-register for our OpenAthens authentication service. Start self-registration.
Downloadable audiobooks and electronic books for use with PC, Mac, Kindle, and other portable devices. Access for employees of the State of Alaska and members of participating Alaska libraries only via a library card.
Full text periodicals, reference books, and videos on a variety of business topics including hiring and managing employees, marketing, interviews, customer service, and communication. Includes books published by Nolo, a well-respected publisher of legal resources for people who are not legal professionals.
For State employees, on the State network, and others in the library. Full text content for over 2 dozen Alaska news sources including the Anchorage Daily News, Juneau Empire, and Fairbanks Daily News-Miner. Note, however, that due to content ownership issues, some articles may be missing from this database.
Users may only share articles found in Newsbank with library staff and other State Employees. Reproduction and storage is limited to insubstantial portions for non-commercial academic, educational, and research purposes.
Full text articles from US and international newspapers including the New York Times (from January 1985 to present), Christian Science Monitor, USA Today, and the Washington Post. Also includes radio and television transcripts from ABC News, CBC (Canadian Broadcasting Corporation), CBS News, CNBC, CNN, FOX News, MSNBC, National Public Radio, PBS, and more.
Full text searching to newspapers digitized by the Alaska State Library, time coverage is from 1893-1963. Not every year is available for every community. Not every community is represented but this collection is growing!