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.
Reference inquiries should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. Inquiries from UO-affiliated researchers will take priority. We've increased our research assistance from 30 minutes to 2 hours.
We are offering individual research appointments for UO faculty, staff, and students only. Appointments must be made 1 week in advance.
We also offer virtual reference assistance 11:00am - 1:00pm (PST), Tuesday and Thursday. Find the chat with an archivist link under the contact tab on our homepage.