Contact Historical Collections

Staff Directory

Information on requesting images

Hours of Operation

Historical Collections Closure Notice


We're moving! Our reading room is closed and our collections are located in our new building. However, our Reference Desk is available in the Information Services Library on the 8th floor (across the atrium from our former location) on Thursdays & Fridays at 1—4:30 p.m.

Requests for reference materials must be made at least one week in advance.

Contact us at 907-465-2925 or

Read our Press Release for details

Additionally, we are closed during all Alaska state holidays.

Alaska State Holidays

New Year's Day January 1
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day 3rd Monday of January
President's Day 3rd Monday of Feb.
Seward's Day Last Monday in March
Memorial Day Last Monday in May
Independence Day July 4
Labor Day 1st Monday of Sept.
Alaska Day October 18
Veterans Day November 11
Thanksgiving Day 4th Thursday of Nov.
Christmas Day December 25



Mailing Address

  • Alaska Historical Collections
    Alaska State Library
    PO Box 110571
    Juneau, Alaska 99811-0571


  • 8th Floor State Office Building
    333 Willoughby Ave.
    Juneau, Alaska


Telephone: 907.465.2925
Fax: 907.465.2151

Page last updated 10/01/2015

Division of Libraries, Archives & Museums
Department of Education & Early Development

Alaska State Library
& Historical Collections

Information Services: 907.465.2920
Historical Collections: 465-2925

The Alaska State Library is open
10:00am - 4:30pm, M-F and
10:00am - 6:00pm on Thursdays.

Alaska State Library
& Talking Book Center

Phone: 907.269.6575

The Talking Book Center is open
8:00am - 4:30pm, M-F

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