Alaska & Polar Periodical Index
Indexes journal articles focusing on Alaska and other arctic regions. Covers all subject areas. This index, also known as the Bibliography of Alaska and Polar Regions, cites articles in English about Alaska, northern Canada, northern Scandinavia, the Russian Far East, and Antarctica. More than 150,000 articles are included, with 5,000 added each year; most are not in any other index.
Coverage is strong from the 1980s to the present. There are articles from key periodicals such as National Geographic (1890 to present), Alaska Life: the Territorial Magazine (1938-1946), the UA student newspaper Farthest North Collegian (1923-1958), etc. It also includes
two weekly newspaper magazine supplements: We Alaskans from The Anchorage Daily News (ceased publication in 2000) and the The Heartland from the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner.
The index is produced by the University of Alaska Fairbanks.