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Alaska's Digital Library and Archives

Special Resources

COVID-19 Resources

Journal, magazine and business resources

EBSCO publishing is donating access to the following resources while there are mass closures of schools and libraries. 



We also have one Tumblebooks resource we already pay for and strongly encourage you to use!


We’re committed to providing the valuable resources on SLED and the SLED Databases to all Alaskans. Using the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.1, Level AA as our guide, we strive to make our websites more accessible for everyone. Many of our resources are from third parties.  While we don’t have direct control over their functionality, we’ll do our best to help with any accessibility issues.

For more information, please visit:

For assistance or to make a complaint, please contact:  We will research your concern and get back to you by email.

Can't Get into a Database?

If you get a page with "SLED Databases" at the top and an ask for username and password, read on!

If you're an Alaska resident with an Alaskan area code, call 1-800-440-2919 for a password. Otherwise, Alaska residents can fill out our form to receive a password.

Fill out the form completely so we can verify your Alaska residency. We must do this for our vendors.

Need help with other SLED issues?

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