The Alaska State Library and Alaska State Archives are open Tuesday – Friday, from 10 AM-4 PM. Appointments are encouraged, ideally at least 48 hours in advance, so we can pull materials for you.

To make an appointment with the Historical Collections, call at 907-465-2925 or email  To make an appointment with the State Archives, call 907-465-2270 or email

Masks are required during your visit. Please remember to:

  •  Practice social distancing
  •  Wash your hands frequently
  •  Stay home if you’re sick