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University of Oregon
UO Libraries


Key resources for architecture research.

Web Resources


City of Portland Archives

State of Oregon Archives

University of Oregon - Special Collections and University Archives

Tribal Treaties Database - University of Oklahoma


Oregon Digital (includes Building Oregon architecture collection)

Oregon Historical Society - Oregon History Project

Oregon Historical Society - Digital Collections

Portland State University Archives - Digital Gallery

Oregon State University - Special Collections and Archives

Oregon Black Pioneers

Architectural Heritage Center - Portland, Oregon



Census Quick Facts

Social Explorer


Census Data for Oregon - Portland State University Population Research Center

National Historical Geographic Information Systems - Census Data Tables and Mapping Files

Portland Maps

Metro Data Resource Center

City of Portland - Neighborhood Demographics

City of Portland - Neighborhood Associations

City of Portland - Historic and Cultural Resources

City of Portland - Land Use Planning

City of Portland - Planning and Sustainability

Multnomah County

Clackamas County

Washington County

Lane County

State of Oregon - Blue Book

State of Oregon - Department of Land Conservation and Development



Oregon Explorer - Oregon State University and the Institute for Natural Resources

Oregon Department of Transportation Maps

State of Oregon - Taxlot Maps



Oregonian (some free access provided, fee based article delivery)

Multnomah County Public Library (full access to Oregonian)

Historic Oregon Newspapers

Oregon State Library - Oregon Newspaper Index

Daily Journal of Commerce - Portland, Oregon metropolitan area