Online Resources

A select guide to virtual collections of Alaskan history:

Alaska Digital Archives – Alaska’s Digital Archives presents a wealth of historical photographs, albums, oral histories, moving images, maps, documents, physical objects and other materials from libraries, museums and archives throughout our state.

Photos – A virtual display of over 600 earthquake photos. Archives and Special Collections, Consortium Library, University of Alaska Anchorage

SLED – SLED, the Alaska Statewide Library Electronic Doorway, is an easy-to-use World Wide Web site that connects Alaskans to library, government, local community, and Internet information resources.

Alaska Earthquake Information Center – Brief intro to the earthquake.

Historic Earthquake – Prince William Sound, Alaska – from the USGS.

USGS Photographic Library – Digital library of 1964 Alaska earthquake photos.

1964 Alaskan Tsunami – The effects of the tsunami in the Pacific region.

1964 Good Friday Great Alaskan Earthquake – A series of web pages from the University of Arizona.

Alaska History & Culture – An online resource offered by the Alaska Humanities Forum.