Alaska Court System business hours are Monday - Thursday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm and Friday, 8:00 am - 12 noon. Anchorage, Fairbanks, and Palmer courts have expanded hours for specific cases. Court offices are closed on all state-observed holidays.
Prohibited Items - Items not allowed in court buildings.
The Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990 is a wide-ranging federal civil rights law intended to make American Society more accessible to people with disabilities. Disability is defined as "a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more of the major life activities of an individual. The determination of whether any particular condition is considered a disability is made on a case by case basis.
If you have difficulty hearing in a court proceeding, tell the clerk and ask to use the assisted listening equipment available in the courtrooms.
If you have another disability that makes it difficult for you to observe or participate in court proceedings or use court services, contact the Access Coordinator for your court: Court Directory
Grievance Procedures for Persons Who Believe That the Court System Has Discriminated Against Them on the Basis of a Disability (PUB-18)
Alaska Court System ADA Policies (Administrative Bulletin 59)
Web Content Accessibility
The Alaska Court System is committed to serving all Alaskans. Using the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.1, Level AA as our guide, we continue to improve our content and services to make our websites more accessible for everyone. We want our content and services to be easy to access, use and understand. If you have trouble using our website, please contact our webmaster for help. We may be able to offer an alternate format or update our content to make it more accessible to you and others.
For more information, please visit:
- Unstaffed - Computer Access Only
Email or contact the Anchorage Law Library at 888-282-2082 to request copies of specific items not available in your local law library.