This guide contains collections of primary source material related to petroleum and natural gas, including the Trans-Alaska Pipeline System (TAPS), held at archives, libraries, and museums in Alaska. This guide is not comprehensive and may not include every collection containing material related to these subjects
Click on the linked collection names for more detailed guides to the collections. Not every collection has an online guide. For more information about the collections listed, please contact the institutions that own the collections.
Selected items related to the oil and natural gas industries, and TAPS, from many of the institutions represented in this guide have been digitized and added to Alaska's Digital Archives. You can use the search box at the top right of the homepage to search for these materials.
If you are a representative of an institution that holds primary source material about petroleum and natural gas, and would like to see your collections included in the guide, please contact the UAA/APU Consortium Library Archives and Special Collections.
The following collections are available from the University of Alaska Fairbanks Alaska and Polar Regions Collections and Archives. More detailed descriptions of the collections can be found in StarArchives, the catalog for archival collections at the University of Alaska Fairbanks.
This guide is supported in whole or in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services through the Library Services and Technology Act, administered by the Alaska State Library.