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  • The Library buildings will remain closed to patrons until further notice. Items should be returned at the bookdrops and will be quarantined for 5 days before returning to the collection.

    Available Services:

    • Curbside pickup via the Bookmobile at the Noel Wien Library parking lot
    • Local Holds via Enterprise: FNSB Items only. Circulation will alert you when ready to pick up
    • Summer Reading Program • This year’s theme is Dig Deeper, for kids and teens!
    • Virtual Programming • Programs & upcoming dates.
    • Book-a-Librarian: Need help with research? Professional librarians are available to assist you.
    • Personalized Librarian Selection Service: We’ll browse the collection for you!
    • Children’s Grab & Go Book Sets: Request a book bundle for your kids
    • Temporary eLibrary Card: Good for 30 days, for Libby/Overdrive, RBDigital & Hoopla
    • Tech Help via Zoom: Need help setting up your library apps? Zoom appointments available

    Need help?:

    • Help is available via webchat and phone, Monday-Friday: 10am-6pm •
    Please scroll through our homepage to see a list of current services and contact numbers. Thank you!

Current Library Services & Programs Scroll down for a list of library contacts

Computer Session
Appointment Request
Computer Sessions at
Noel Wien Public Library
Fill out the form below or
call 459-1045 to request an appointment.

Summer Reading Program

Librarian Research Assistance

During our limited services, our in-house materials such as microfilm and city directories, will not be available for in-person research needs. Your librarians are happy to assist with your research!  Click on the button below and a librarian will be in touch shortly to discuss your request!

Personal Librarian Service

Click above to request your personalized selections based on your interests! We’ll “shop” the collection for you and have your items ready for curbside pick-up either at Noel Wien Library or North Pole Branch. Not only for books, you may also request audiobooks, DVDs and more. Limit 10 items per request, per day.

Grab & Go Bundles for Kids
• Noel Wien Library •

A quick and easy way to get a set of books for your kids. For pick-up at the Bookmobile at Noel Wien Library.

Grab & Go Bundles for Kids
• North Pole Pick-up •

A quick and easy way to get a set of books for your kids. For curbside pick-up at the North Pole Branch Library.

Library app & Tech help appointments via Zoom

need help getting started with ematerials? Zoom appointments available on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Click on the image above to request your eMaterials set-up appointment.  Fill out a brief form and we will get in touch to schedule an appointment with you within 2 business days.

Temporary eLibrary Card

You can get a temporary library card in order to check out eMaterials.

Click on the link to fill out the request form:
Get your eLibrary Card!

Note: This card is for checking out ematerials. You will be given a temporary user ID and will make your own PIN, please write this down and keep it in a safe place. Your information will also be sent to you via email, if provided.

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This short video goes over the eLibrary Card registration process.

LATEST UPDATES

Library Contacts Scroll down for a list of contacts and services

Circulation Department

Questions about your library card account?  Need to schedule an appointment with the Circulation Department? 

Call the Circulation Department at your preferred location to request an appointment and/or for more information.


Noel Wien Library
 Curbside Pick-up, via the Bookmobile:

Monday-Saturday 11am – 5:30pm

Library Card Account Questions &
In-Person Appointment Request Line:

907-459-1048
Monday-Friday: 10am-6pm


North Pole Branch Library
 Curbside Pick-up, park & call:

Tuesday-Saturday: 11AM-5:00PM

Library Card Account Questions &
In-Person Appointment Request Line:

907-488-6101
Tuesday-Friday: 10AM-6:00PM
Saturday: 11AM-5:00PM


Please return your library items at our bookdrops, located outside of our libraries. 

Items returned to the library will be quarantined for 5 days before returning to the collection.

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Reference & Information Services

Speak to a
Librarian, live!


Phone: 907-459-1046
Monday – Friday: 10am-6pm


Services:
• Reference/Info look-up.
• Reader’s Advisory.
• Homework help.
• Troubleshooting eMaterials.
• Current library information.
• Pulling specific titles for curbside pick-up

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North Pole Branch Library

Services:
Need to print, copy, or fax a document?
Contact North Pole Branch at 488-6101 for more information or to set up an appointment.

• Curbside pick-up, Tues.-Sat: 11am-5pm
• In-person Circulation/Library Account appointments
• Reference/Info look-up.
• Reader’s Advisory.
• Homework help.
• Troubleshooting eMaterials.
• Current library information.
• Pulling specific titles for curbside pick-up

Phone: 907-488-6101
Tuesday – Friday: 10am-6pm
Saturday: 11am-5pm

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Computer Appointments at
Noel Wien Library

The Noel Wien Library is open Mondays – Fridays from 10am-6pm
We are offering the following sessions at Noel Wien Public Library for computer use:

Session #1: 10:00am -11:45am
Session #2: 12:00pm – 1:45pm
Session #3:  2:00pm – 3:45pm
Session #4:  4:00pm – 5:45pm

Request your appointment online,
or call the library directly for an appointment:

 • Noel Wien Public Library: (907) 459-1045 •
• 1215 Cowles Street, Fairbanks

When requesting a computer appointment over our website, you must provide either a phone number or email address in order for us to confirm your request. Please wait for confirmation from Library staff, we must ensure we do not exceed capacity for the day.  We appreciate your patience.

Requests for appointment without valid contact information will not be filled. 
If you have not received a confirmation from Library staff within 1 business day,
please call us directly at 459-1045.

BERRY ROOM YOUTH SERVICES

Phone: 907- 459-1052 
Monday – Friday: 10am-6pm 

Call us for questions about the Berry Roomwhere you can find online ebooks for children, or the schedule of virtual storytime programs on Facebook.

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Bookmobile & Homebound Services

Phone: 907-459-1031

The Library has reinstated library materials pick-up service via the Bookmobile.  If you would like more information about this service, please call the Circulation Department at 459-1048.

Socially-distanced homebound delivery service has been reinstated and Saturday Bookmobile outlying stops have been canceled until further notice. 

For more information about Bookmobile services, call 907-459-1031.

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SPECIAL HOURS FOR LIMITED LIBRARY SERVICES DUE TO COVID-19
• NOEL WIEN PUBLIC LIBRARY: 1215 Cowles St, Fairbanks, AK 99701. (907) 459-1020 •
For Reference/Information Services, Computer Appointments [459-1045] and Circulation/Library Account help:
Monday-Friday: 10AM-6PM. Saturday & Sunday: CLOSED.

For Curbside Pick-up via the Bookmobile, Noel Wien Library parking lot:
Monday-Saturday: 11AM-5:30PM. Sunday: CLOSED.


• NORTH POLE BRANCH LIBRARY:
656 NPHS Boulevard, North Pole, AK 99705. (907) 488-6101 •
For Reference/Information Services and Circulation/Library Account help:
Tuesday-Friday: 10AM-6:00PM. Saturday: 11AM-5:00PM. Sunday & Monday: CLOSED

For Curbside Pick-up, park and call the phone number on the sign:
Tuesday-Saturday: 11AM-5:00PM. Sunday & Monday: CLOSED

• BOOKMOBILE, HOMEBOUND, & OUTREACH SERVICES: (907) 459-1031 •
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