Connecting people to Alaska’s diverse history, art and cultures by supporting the Alaska State Library, Archives and Museum
What the Friends organization does:
SUPPORTS the Alaska State Library, Archives and Museum which promotes and coordinates library services throughout Alaska; safeguards government records; and collects, preserves, and exhibits Alaska’s diverse cultural and natural heritage.
EDUCATES through workshops, lectures, activities and events, newsletters, and promotional publicity
EXPANDS COLLECTIONS statewide through acquisition of art, photos, artifacts, and documents
PROMOTES ELECTRONIC ACCESS to resource materials, homework help, Talking Book Center access for visually impaired, genealogy research, and Online with Libraries (OWL)
HOSTS free exhibit receptions, artist demonstrations, music performances, First Fridays, and other special events
OFFERS THE ETHEL MONTGOMERY SCHOLARSHIP annually for Alaska Native students pursuing library or museum studies
ENCOURAGES donations, grants and legacy planned-giving as a nonprofit, tax-exempt 501 (c) (3) organization directed by an unpaid volunteer board
©2019 Friends of the Alaska State Library, Archives and Museum.
FoSLAM is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. P.O. Box 22421, Juneau, AK 99802