Special Collections and University Archives (SCUA) is committed to supporting remote instruction and learning. We've enhanced our research and reference services, as well as provided additional digitization services to support UO faculty and students.
Research Guides: Subject guides compiling information about our collections.
Archives West: Links to finding aids for our collections, as well as materials from other Pacific Northwest repositories.
Oregon Digital: Contains unique digitized and born-digital materials including photographs, articles, sheet music, manuscripts, and ephemera from the University of Oregon and Oregon State University.
Scholars' Bank: This open access repository for the intellectual work of faculty, students, and staff at the University of Oregon. It includes university archival material such as yearbooks, course catalogs, and alumni publications.
Oregon Digital Newspaper Program: This full-text searchable database contains almost 1,300,000 pages from Oregon newspapers dated 1846 - 2019
HathiTrust: Digitized books from the University of Oregon and other worldwide academic institutions.
Our reading room is currently closed to the public. Reference inquiries should be sent to email@example.com. Inquiries from UO-affiliated researchers will take priority. We've increased our research assistance from 30 minutes to 2 hours.
We also offer virtual reference assistance 10:30am-1:30pm (PST), Monday-Friday. Chat with one of our archivists via a Zoom session.