Library News

Nine tribal flags outside Erb Memorial Union on the UO campus.
The UO Libraries has operations and repositories at various locations in Oregon, and wishes to acknowledge the traditional homelands of the Kalapuyan peoples (Eugene area); Chinook, Clackamas, Kalapuya, Kathlamet, Molalla, Multnomah, Tualatin, and other tribes and bands (Portland area); and the Coos, Lower Umpqua, and Siuslaw (Charleston area).
"Ethel and Albert" co-stars Alan Bunce and Peg Lynch
"Comedy of the Commonplace" exhibit draws from her papers in special collections to tell the story of the "Ethel and Albert" creator, who blazed trails for women in broadcast media
Map of the Americas printed in "Theatrum Orbis Terrarum" by Abraham Ortelius, published in 1570
The goal is to improve scholars' and students' access to the materials, which include the largest academic holding of medieval and renaissance manuscripts in the Pacific Northwest
Patron's hands holding a stack of interlibrary loan books.
The vendor's most recent software upgrade makes the reset necessary. We apologize for any inconvenience. Returning users: see the ILLiad logon page for full instructions.
Jonathan Cain, UO Libraries' data services head
Data services head is honored for his outstanding contributions to the University of Oregon, UO Libraries, and the library profession
Kanopy streaming video service logo with various film stills.
Janus/Criterion Collection and other licensed titles are still available for unlimited viewing. Faculty members and graduate students may request access to other films for coursework and research. Some content will no longer be accessible through the UO Libraries' license.
Winning digital wallpaper design features sunset over a duck pond.
Lauren Hutter, a first-year art major in the College of Design, created the winning entry that will be used on 500+ computers throughout all seven library branches
Architect's rendering of remodeled Douglass Room in Knight Library
Closed June 17-August 16. Drop-in music reference assistance will be available at the service desk next to the Music Reference Collection, Mon-Thurs, 12-4 p.m.
Knight Library
Portrait photo of Mark Watson, interim dean of UO Libraries
Beginning on July 9, 2019, Watson--currently associate dean of libraries for research services--will fill the position held by outgoing Dean of Libraries Adriene Lim.
2019 Undergraduate Research Award Winners
Now in its 15th year, the annual program recognizes students who produce exceptional original research and scholarship using UO Libraries collections and resources.
Knight Library exit doors
New hours are intended to help address security concerns related to our students, staff, resources, and space
Knight Library
#DucksGive logo
111 gifts from 81 donors will support student employment and library collections. Special thanks to our challenge-gift sponsors Sheryl and Clayton Steinke, Walter and Gretchen Barger, Wende Hitchcock, Trish Steele, and Anonymous.
Librarian presenting a digital humanities workshop in the DREAM Lab.
Check our events calendar--we offer a full slate of opportunities to improve your skills and knowledge base in data management, online course design, educational software, and more!
The Advocate newspaper, and editor Beatrice Morrow Cannady
Highlighting the legacy of Beatrice Morrow Cannady, editor and civil rights trailblazer
Computer user using website
As a precautionary measure, the UO Libraries recommends that all members of the UO community with an Elsevier or Mendeley account change their password
A pilot program to celebrate books published by faculty members will debut in the fall under a collaboration with the UO Libraries, College of Arts and Sciences, Office of the Provost and President Michael H. Schill.
UO Makers Club at ARLISS, Black Rock, NV
With guidance from Lorry I. Lokey Science and Technology Outreach Librarian Dean Walton, the UO Makers Club built a rover robot and traveled to Black Rock, Nevada to test it out in a high-powered rocket launch.
Library patron using Browzine
A Message from Adriene Lim, Dean of Libraries and Philip H. Knight Chair
With generous support from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art and UO Libraries’ Mellon Faculty Fellowships provide incentives and collaborative resources for UO faculty members who want to incorporate library/museum assets into their teaching and research.
A pair of shoes handmade by Bill Bowerman in 1963 for sprinter Dave Blunt
"Oregon Spirit" draws from 20 collections in the university archives and focuses on the first 100 years of the program
Nancy Cunningham headshot
New leader of Science Libraries, Design Library, Portland Library and Learning Commons to begin work on March 1
Student studying in the UO Portland Library
Check out our latest resource and service upgrades for the UO community in Portland
Creative expressions of the culture we aspire to have
Get some focused work experience contributing to the design and marketing of library programs and services. Deadline: Friday, November 2, 2018
See highlights from the 2018 survey results from undergraduate students, graduate students, and faculty members.
Banned Books Week is an annual event celebrating the freedom to read.
Sponsored by UO Libraries, the program recognizes students for original research and scholarship
A message from Adriene Lim, Dean of Libraries and Philip H. Knight Chair
The Lesbian Oral History project in Special Collections and University Archives