Welcome to the blog for Special Collections and University Archives at the University of Oregon Libraries! Each post features historical photographs, documents and memorabilia.

Here are a few examples of the types of posts we will be publishing:

  • Announcements
  • Information about events and presentations
  • Tips on finding SCUA materials
  • Information about newly available collections
  • Highlights of interesting collections
  • Statistics of reference use
  • Publications using SCUA materials
  • Classes and primary source instruction
  • Project updates
  • And much more!

Please follow along as we share each week and don’t forget to leave comments. Scholarly researchers, genealogists, historians, students, faculty and the public are all welcome to use Special Collections and University Archives.

If you have something you would like to contribute to Special Collections and University Archives or wish to get in touch, please contact us at 541-346-3068 or by email at spcarref@uoregon.edu.



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