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War in the Special Collections and Archives Research Center

The Special Collections and Archives Research Center

The Oregon State University Libraries Special Collections and Archives Research Center (SCARC) maintains and makes available the University's unique collections of manuscripts, archives, photographs, and books. Subject strengths include:

The Special Collections and Archives Research Center public service point is located in the Douglas Strain Reading Room on the 5th Floor of the Valley Library at Oregon State University. Our public service hours are Monday through Friday from 9:00am to 5:00pm during the academic year. We frequently close to accommodate class visits; if you plan to visit us, please check our calendar.

In Special Collections: Primary Sources

To find materials in the Special Collections and Archives Research Center, consult our finding aids, or use the catalog and limit your search to Special Collections. See the categories below for more about our collections on war.

In the Library: Primary Sources

Finding published primary sources and compilations of source documents in the library's catalog, 1Search, is easy! Try your keyword and add one or more of these terms:

  • primary sources
  • diaries
  • correspondence
  • interviews
  • personal narratives
  • pamphlets