In an effort to encourage social distancing and in conjunction with the Valdez Board of Education decision to extend spring break by one week; the following City facilities will also be closed to the public effective 5:00pm Friday, March 13:

  • All Programs and Activities
  • Convention & Civic Center
  • Movie Theater
  • Library
  • Recreation Center
  • Swimming Pool
  • Gyms and Rock Wall

 The length of PRCS indoor facility closures will mirror the length of Valdez City Schools’ closure.  To monitor updates on the status of City of Valdez Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services activities and facilities, please call the PRCS hotline at (907) 835-3200.We will continue to groom all in-town and out-of-town trails as usual. The Winter Trail guide can be found online at

We will waive all fines accrued during this closure, so please keep your library materials.  The book drop is also open if you’d like to return library items.  

All other City facilities and departments will continue to operate as usual unless otherwise directed by the City Manager. The city will provide additional updates as the situation changes. For updates, please visit the City website: or find the City on Facebook:

We would like to apologize for this inconvenience and thank you for your cooperation at this time.

OverviewPicture of the Valdez Consortium Library on a sunny day.

The Valdez Consortium Library is a combined public and academic library, serving the community of Valdez and Prince William Sound College.

Library Resources

Resources are provided by both the City of Valdez and PWSC. Search our holdings in the Library Catalog, which contains the combined holdings of the libraries listed below, plus many more:

  • Anchorage public libraries
  • University of Alaska Anchorage libraries
  • Valdez Consortium Library
  1. Mollie Good

    Head Librarian

  2. Molly Walker

    Youth Services Librarian

  3. Library

    Physical Address
    212 Fairbanks
    P.O. Box 609
    Valdez, AK 99686

    Phone: (907) 835-4632

    Monday, Friday
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

    Tuesday - Thursday
    10:00 am - 8:00 pm

    12:00 noon - 5:00 pm

    1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

  1. Sat, Mar 14 - Fri, May 1

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