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​Using HathiTrust

What is HathiTrust?

HathiTrust is a partnership of research libraries, including the University of Oregon, dedicated to the preservation and archiving of human knowledge by building a digital archive of library materials converted from print collections. The Trust currently contains 15 million volumes. Of those, some 38%, or 5.8 million volumes, are in the public domain. Material in copyright from the trust is available to individuals with print disabilities under specific circumstances.

Anyone may search the HathiTrust and use the public domain materials. However, logging in as a member provides those in the University of Oregon community additional functionality. That includes the ability to download entire volumes and build shareable collections.

For best results, log in!

University of Oregon faculty, staff and students benefit from our membership - but they have to log in first! To login:

1. Go to HathiTrust - https://www.hathitrust.org

2. Click on the yellow LOG IN box in the upper right corner

3. Click the arrow in the drop down box and select "University of Oregon"

4. Click on CONTINUE

5. Login with your Duck ID