Hours of Operation

Monday 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Tuesday 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Wednesday 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Thursday 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Friday 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Sunday Closed
Training Holidays If Training Holiday falls on a Tuesday-Thursday: Normal Operating Hours. If Training Holidays falls on a Monday or Friday: 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Federal Holidays Closed


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Loan Policies

Our vision is to provide the community of Fort Wainwright access to high quality materials and programs to support the mission and lifelong learning goals for Soldiers, Family Members, Retirees, and DoD Employees.

The Library supports special, recreation, professional and academic interests. Wireless Internet, computers, audio books, DVDs, video games, music, children and adult books, are available.

All materials check out for a period of three weeks with two renewals allowed provided it is not on reserve for another patron. Renewals may be made either in person or by telephone prior to the due date.

In compliance with our regulation, AR 735-17, we cannot charge patrons for overdue items. Patrons with overdue item(s) will not be able to check out any new materials until the overdue items have been returned.

Lost or damage materials must be reported and restitution made in accordance with AR 735-17.

Computer Use

Computer Area
Need a place to do research, write reports, keep in touch with family or surf the Internet? The library has PCs available. Or if you prefer to bring your own laptop you can connect to our WiFi in the lounge area.

Printer Use

Printers are available for computer users. There is a $.10 per page fee for printing.

Books & Audio

Check out new bestsellers in Adult, Young Adult and Children's fiction and non-fiction! We also have a special Alaskana collection which is available for checkout. If a book you are looking for is not on hand the staff can request the item from another library or add it to their next order.

Audio Books & Music CDs
Electronic Books, Audio Books & Music CD's - The library has wide selection of books and music available in multiple formats.

If you want to keep up with current events the library is the place for you. We have over 65 magazine and newspaper subscriptions. As well as access to 100's more electronically.

Swap Shelf
Paperback books are available to take or swap.

DVDs & Video Games

An assortment of almost 3000 movies and TV series are available for a one-week loan period.

Video Games
The library is pleased to announce a new video game collection! We have new releases in Xbox360, PS2, PS3, Wii and Nintendo DS formats. Games are available for a one-week loan period.

Copy Services

A copy machine is available to patrons for up to 10 single free copies.

Free Online Resources

Looking to continue your education or expand your knowledge? Check out the the Library's free online resources. They include Rosetta Stone, Ancestry, Study Guide Prep, books, magazines, and audiobooks. They are free to use when you have a library account. 

Statewide Library Electronic Doorway (SLED)

The Statewide Library Electronic Doorway, is a public service providing easy
and equitable access to electronic information. By logging onto patrons are granted access to the free reference
database - please contact the library for the passwords +1(907)353-2642.