Mather Librarary

Keith B. Mather Library

Summer Hours: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday - Friday

After-hours access is permitted by magnetic card for Geophysical Institute and IARC faculty, staff and students.

The Keith B. Mather Library is the most northern special library in the United States. It supports both the Geophysical Institute and the International Arctic Research Center at the University of Alaska as well as the geophysical research community. The collection areas include the following:

  • Atmospheric Sciences
  • Aurora
  • Glaciology
  • Global Change
  • Ice
  • Permafrost
  • Remote Sensing
  • Sedimentation
  • Seismology
  • Snow
  • Space Physics
  • Volcanology

The Mather Library is located on the second floor of the Akasofu Building, 930 Koyukuk Drive on the University of Alaska Fairbanks campus.

Keith B Mather Library plaque