We at ARLIS are pleased to serve our Founders. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions or concerns.
Founders Services Registration
If you work for a Founding Agency, but have not yet registered click here to activate the online registration form.
If you have already registered with ARLIS, input your barcode and PIN in the box at the left.
Registered Founders are entitled to:
Services available from your desktop
Desktop access to more than 30 electronic databases, including:
Fish & Fisheries Worldwide
Wildlife & Ecology Worldwide
Arctic & Antarctic Resources
Water Resources Abstracts
Desktop access to more than 700 electronic journals
Electronic delivery of articles
Document delivery of materials in the ARLIS collection
Interlibrary loan service for items not held by ARLIS
Web-accessible interlibrary loan forms
Reference service via e-mail or phone at 27-ARLIS (272-7547)
Daily courier service to agencies in Anchorage; mail-out service to remote locations
Circulation of materials (including reserve materials)
Loan period of 4 weeks with unlimited renewals
Reference service in-person or via phone, email or fax
Expert assistance with your research topic
Hundreds of topical databases for research use
Free parking with an ARLIS parking code
Free use of ARLIS copiers for work-related library research
Priority use of the ARLIS conference room
Who are the ARLIS Founders?
ARLIS was created by merging the staff and collections of eight Anchorage natural resources libraries. The original founding agencies contributed collections and continue to fund ARLIS. Agencies may become founding agencies by making a commitment for on-going support of ARLIS at a significant level. Founding agencies have representation on the ARLIS Founders Board which governs the library.
Founders are employees of the founding agencies in Alaska.
Founding partners are:
In Conjunction with
Faculty, staff, and graduate students at UAA and APU are entitled to a 4-week loan period and unlimited renewals.