Connecting Our Community, Sharing Our Stories
The Seward Community Library & Museum is a unique combined public library, museum, archives and community center serving Seward and the surrounding area providing opportunities for equal access to information, technology, lifelong learning, community enrichment, and the preservation of Seward’s heritage.



Closed Dates

  • Tues, Jan 7 - Training/Work Day
  • Tues, Feb 4 - Training/Work Day
  • Mon, Feb 17 - President's Day

2019-20 Winter Info (Sept. 17 - May 16)

Library Hours

  • Monday: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Tuesday - Thursday: 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Friday - Saturday: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Sunday: CLOSED

Museum Hours

  • Monday - Thursday: By advance appointment only
  • Friday - Saturday: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Sunday: CLOSED
  • Free Admission

Projected 2020 Summer Info (May 11 - Sept 12)

Note: These dates may change

Projected Summer 2020 Library Hours

  • Monday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Tuesday - Thursday: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Friday - Saturday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Sunday: CLOSED

Projected Summer 2020 Museum Hours

  • Tuesday - Saturday: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Sunday: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM (Thanks to RBHS volunteers!)
  • Monday: CLOSED
  • Admission: $4 for ages 13+
  • Cash only

Projected Summer 2020 MOVIES@2

Join us Summer 2020 (mid-May to mid-Sept) for a daily showing, Mon-Sat, 2-3pm, of the Iditarod National Historic Trail: A History followed immediately by the 1964 earthquake movie, Waves Over Seward. Donations appreciated. We are the only place to view these Alaskan historical movies on a regular basis. Thank you to the Iditarod Historic Trail Alliance and the Seward Community Library Association for giving us permission to show their movie to the public!


Alaska Library Catalog

Regular library card holders have access to the Alaska Library Catalog (ALC), a consortium of 87 libraries serving over 92% of Alaska with 3.2 million titles.

Alaska Library Catalog

AK Digital Library/OverDrive

Regular library card holders also have access to a consortium for eBooks and audiobooks (formerly known as ListenAlaska).

Alaska Digital Library


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