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Library

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.

Check out the online catalog to see what's available!

  • Fairbanks Children's Museum Family Passes

    Fairbanks Children's Museum Family Passes

    Now available for check out at the Post Library! Each Museum Pass covers admission for up to two adults and four children. Call the Post Library circulation desk for more details and availability. 

  • UAF - Museum of the North Family Passes now available for check out at the Post Library!

    UAF - Museum of the North Family Passes now available for check out at the Post Library!

    Each Museum Pass covers admission for up to two adults and four children. Call the Post Library circulation desk for more details and availability. 

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Loan Policies

Patrons may renew materials using the online catalog, in person, or by phone prior to the due date. 

Lost or damaged 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. 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
Electronic Books, & Audio Books- The library has wide selection of books through our online resources.

Periodicals
If you want to keep up with current events the library is the place for you. We have access to many titles electronically through our online resources.

DVDs & Video Games

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

Video Games
The library is has video games! We have new releases in Xbox One, PS4, and Nintendo Switch, along with games for the Wii. Games are available for a one-week loan period.

Copy & Faxing Services

Copying:

A copy machine is available to patrons for $.10 a page.

Faxing:

The library is available to both send and receive faxes at no charge.

Free Online Resources and Databases

Looking to continue your education or expand your knowledge? Check out the Library's free online resources and databases which includes books, magazines, audiobooks, educational resources, Ancestry, tutoring help, online concerts, and much more! They are free to use with your library account and you have 24/7 access. 

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
http://sled.alaska.edu patrons are granted access to the free reference
database - please contact the library for the passwords +1(907)353-2642.

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DoD MWR Libraries

DoD MWR Libraries - Online library

DoD MWR Libraries

DoD MWR Libraries - Online library

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Warrior Wellness Collection

Army MWR Library offers its Warrior Wellness Collection "At Eazzz" for Wounded, Ill and Injured service members and anyone having trouble sleeping or dealing with stress. The collection features books on Sleep, Mindfulness and Stress Relief. Army MWR Cares.

Warrior Wellness Collection

Army MWR Library offers its Warrior Wellness Collection "At Eazzz" for Wounded, Ill and Injured service members and anyone having trouble sleeping or dealing with stress. The collection features books on Sleep, Mindfulness and Stress Relief. Army MWR Cares.

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STEAM & Story

Join us at STEAM & Story!

Sep 29 3 pm

Teen Art Show | Pick Up Kits Day

The Fort Wainwright Library is celebrating TeenTober with an Teen Art Show! Stop by the Post Library starting October 1st to pick up a Teen Art take & make kit (limited supplies available!). Drop off your finished art at the Post Library starting October 15th. Art will be on display in person and online for voting October 21st-31st!

Oct 1 10 am - 2 pm
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Story Time

Join us for Story Time at the Post Library!

Oct 4 11 am
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Books & Brews

Oct 12 6:30 pm