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Special Collections & University Archives

Special Collections and University Archives holds over 3,000 collections; more than a million items ranging from medieval codices and rare books to literary and historical manuscripts, university archives, original art, photographs, film, architectural drawings, and ephemera. We preserve regional history, provide curriculum support, and assist researchers in many fields.

NOTICE: SCUA is undergoing renovations through spring 2017.
View our current public services hours.
Item retrieval will take longer and there may be periods of loud noise (we will supply earplugs).
Architectural drawings, non-university photographs, and other select materials will be inaccessible, so please contact us well in advance. Follow our Renovation Updates.
Today's Hours: Open 10-4:30 Complete hours

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the Spino family
Documents the lives of Native Americans along the Columbia River as they secure rights afforded by an 1855 treaty provision.
SCUA is undergoing renovations. Plan ahead and contact us.
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1/10-3/17, Mon-Fri 10am-430pm (Sat-Sun CLOSED)

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ORBI poster image: historic engraving, The Icebergs of Kotrebue Sound (1821)
Lecture by Evan Gottlieb (Dept. of English, OSU), Jan. 18
ORBI poster image: historic engraving, The Icebergs of Kotrebue Sound (1821)
Lecture by Catherine Labio (Dept. of English, Univ. of Colorado-Boulder) Apr. 19
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2015-16 ORBI Lecture Series, February-May 2016, Knight Library

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Nosatsu (Japanese votive slip) illustration of three cats.
Highlights from the UO Libraries' collection on exhibit in Knight Library
Digital Exhibit featuring the author's correspondence, photographs, manuscripts, and memorabilia

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UO athlete jumping hurdles
University Archives – documents, photographs, physical objects, and audiovisual materials – tell the story of athletics at the University of Oregon.
Andy Warhol at UO, 1968
Andy Warhol was invited to the University of Oregon campus in October 1967 to give a talk and show some of his films.

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