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This page will continue to evolve as we make new discoveries, but here are some of our favorite research resource finds.
Historic Oregon Newspapers: http://oregonnews.uoregon.edu/
State Library of Oregon Digital Collections: https://digital.osl.state.or.us/
Google Books: https://books.google.com/
Internet Archive: https://archive.org/
Digital Public Library: https://dp.la/
There are many blogs dedicated to beer writing, but these often address history, aggregate current events, and write about relevant industry or cultural issues.
Oregon Wine History Archive, housed in the Linfield College Archives, is a great resource for state wine history research. It was founded at Linfield College in 2011 with a mission to collect and preserve all aspects, stories and regions of the Oregon wine industry. They have a lot digitized content, as well as a robust oral history collection.
UC Davis Is a university with strong research programs in fermentation and food science, and their library and archival collections reflect their focus on wine and wine-making. Their Viticulture and Enology Subject Guide also includes collections with materials related to brewing (e.g. Beer and Brewing Ephemera Collection, Michael Lewis Papers).
The Oregon State Archives has resources for people looking for state records related to legislation, regulation, and business operation. Of particular note are records for the post-Prohibition establishment of the Oregon Liquor Control Commission, legislative records and testimony on laws such as Brewpub bill, and a state business records database. You can find a list of all their guides, records, and indexes online.
The State Library of Oregon State Library has books and state publications. You can find a link to their library catalog, digital collections, and photograph collections online.
Historical societies and heritage museums often have valuable collections for research; however, because not all have the funds and staff to make their collections described and locatable online it's best to visit their website and contact their staff before making a visit. They might be able to point you to online resources or suggest collections in advance you didn’t know were housed there.
The National Brewing Library is an English language collection relating to brewing, distilling, other alcoholic beverages and dependent trades. The collection aims to be the primary and most comprehensive source of information in the UK, on the scientific, technological, historical and social aspects of the above.
In 2008 the personal library, published books and research papers of Michael Jackson "The Beer Hunter" were gifted to Oxford Brookes Library and named "The Michael Jackson Collection."
The Scottish Brewing Archive Association is an independent body run by industry experts and brewing enthusiasts. Since 1991 it's archival collections have been housed in the Glasgow University Archives and Business Records Centre. SBAA is part of the Scottish Business Archives. You can find a list of collections online.