Welcome. The Oregon State University Libraries Special Collections & Archives Research Center, located on the 5th floor of The Valley Library, is home to the university’s unique collections of manuscripts, archives, photographs, and books.
We collect in five main areas: the History of OSU, the History of Science, Natural Resources, Multiculturalism in Oregon and Rare Books. We also administer the university's Records Management Program.
|Oregon State University Yearbooks
Keyword-searchable and easy to use, this website provides online access to every OSU Yearbook from 1894-2012! A major resource for anyone interested in campus history and the undergraduate experience at Oregon State.
|"Dear Professor Einstein"
Tracing the work of the Emergency Committee of Atomic Scientists, led by Albert Einstein and Leó Szilárd in the mid-1940s, this exhibit gives users the opportunity to assist us in our work through crowdsourced transcription.