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Special Collections & University Archives

SCUA Hours

Today
10am - 4pm
Tue 5/22
10am - 4pm
Wed 5/23
10am - 4pm
Thu 5/24
10am - 4pm
Fri 5/25
10am - 4pm
Sat 5/26
Closed
Sun 5/27
Closed

Knight Library, 2nd floor North, 15th & Kincaid Street, University of Oregon

Second floor by main entrance.

Stairs to SCUA

Stairs to SCUA

Paulson Reading Room

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Mailing address:
UO Libraries--SCUA, 1299 University of Oregon, Eugene OR 97403-1299

Paulson Reading Room
541-346-3068

Fax
541-346-3485 attn SCUA

Reference & use requests:
spcarref@uoregon.edu

Special Collections and University Archives (SCUA) 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.

 

In January 2018, SCUA began using the UO Libraries’ online integrated library system to register our patrons and to request materials.

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Check out some of our newest collections to the repository highlighted in the Unbound Blog. This includes rare books, manuscripts, university archives, photographs, and films.
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4/2-6/15, Mon-Fri 10am-4pm (Sat-Sun CLOSED)
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View and research her papers in Special Collections and University Archives
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5/17/2018 - 5:30p.m. - Fenton 110 "Small Wonders, Huge Success: Curating Medieval Sculpture in a Modern World” This lecture highlights more than four years of research that has used cutting-edge technology to understand elegantly precise miniature rosaries, prayer beads and altarpieces.
Panel discussion with Jody Gray and James LaRue (American Library Association) and Emily Knox (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
Knight Library - Knight Library Browsing Room (106)
 Lydia X. Z. Brown: 2018 Disability Awareness Speaker
Friday 4/27/2018 - 5:30pm - Straub 156 Lydia X. Z. Brown, aka Autistic Hoya, a disability justice advocate, organizer, and writer, will be the 2018 Disability Awareness Speaker at the University of Oregon on April 27th.
An exhibit in Special Collections & University Archives, April 23-June 15
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An Exhibit in Knight Library, Spring-Summer 2018
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An Exhibit Celebrating Black History Month
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Curator Dr. Vera Keller discussing medieval music and manuscripts.
"Word Made Print: Reformation and the History of the Book" was an exhibit in the University of Oregon's Special Collections & University Archives that marked the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation. This video provides an interpretive tour of the exhibit with curator Dr. Vera Keller, professor of history in the Robert C. Clark Honors College at the University of Oregon.
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This project aims to research, document, and disseminate major portions of the university's hidden history by engaging students and faculty in the documentation process, developing a variety of resources for dissemination, and conducting outreach with alumni and students for donations of records, documents, and ephemera to add to the collection. Read more about the project on the blog and contact us if you're interested in participating or have items to donate.
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Special Collections and University Archives curators discuss his legacy.
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1501 Kincaid Street Eugene, OR
97403-1299
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