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Special Collections in the Design Library

This guide identifies the rare books, artists books, archival slides, art, drawings, and other special materials held by the Design Library.

Discovering Design Library Special Collections

Rare Books and Artists' Books are discoverable in LibrarySearch, the UO Libraries online catalog. For a better searching experience go to Advanced Search and select Design Special Collections in the Search Scope dropdown menu before entering your keywords. See the step-by-step guide below for additional information. Or contact your librarian!

1. Advanced Search

On the UO Libraries homepage, select the "Advanced Search" option below the main search box.

Screenshot of LibrarySearch search field with "Advanced Search" circled in red.

2. Search Scope

Find the Search Scope dropdown menu.

Screen shot of the advanced search box with "Search Scope" circled in red.

3. Design Special Collections

In the Search Scope dropdown menu, select "Design Special Collections." You can now put in your keywords and hit Search!

Screenshot of the Search Scope dropdown menu with Design Special Collections circled in red.

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