University of Oregon

Learning Commons

Welcome to the Learning Commons, where scholarly information, research assistance, tutoring, advising, and technology meet in support of research and discovery. Do you need help getting started with a research paper? Help setting up wireless on your laptop? A laptop to borrow? We are here to help.

Overview of Services

Research Desk

University courses and academic research require high-quality information in many formats. UO librarians can help you develop an efficient research strategy that gets the information you need about your topic. Librarians are on staff at the Research Desk from 10am to 5pm Monday through Friday. More >>

Computer Help Desk

We can help you with library workstations, downloading, printing, or getting your laptop connected to the wireless network. More >>

Individual Workstations

The University of Oregon Libraries provides two types of workstations for use by library patrons. Academic Stations offer UO students, faculty and staff a full suite of applications for Internet access and software needed for word processing, presentations and graphic work. A UO ID, Duck ID, is required when using an Academic Station. More >>

The Libraries Internet only computers provide full access to the library catalog, the library's electronic databases and resources, information about the library, and open Internet access. Internet only stations may have a time limit to insure equitable access during busy times. More >>

Laptop Checkout

The library's laptop checkout service is located at the Price Science Commons Checkout desk. Wireless-equipped laptops are available. Current UO students only. More >>

Collaboration Center

Located in 122 Knight Library, the Collaboration Center is available for academic departments and academic support units looking for a convenient place for group and individual tutoring, advising, and consulting.  To reserve >>

Knight Mediascape Space

The Mediascape Space can be found in the Documents area of the Learning Commons. It features a large table and flat screen monitor to be used for group work. The space is reservable through our Rooms & Study Spaces reservation system. More >>

Still not finding what you are looking for? Ask a librarian!


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