UWS Library

COVID-19 Library Information

The health and safety of our community is our number one priority. Please refer to this resource page for information regarding the COVID-19 virus from the university library, as well as updated library hours, services, etc.

What do you need?

General Library Access Information

ACCESS FOR: New Students | Current On Campus Students | Online Students | Alumni | Faculty

RESOURCES: Catalog | Databases | Guides and Tutorials | Journals and Ebooks | Panopto Videos

Materials Check out, Lending and Renewals

BORROWING AND RETURNING: On Campus Students | Online Students

For questions about borrowing, renewing, or returning library materials, please call 503-251-5752.


Students are encouraged to check the library catalog for electronic versions of required and recommended textbooks before purchasing. The library carries a few copies all of the required and recommended textbooks in print and has been able to obtain electronic versions of many textbooks for all programs at UWS, saving students hundreds of dollars per term. To see the current listing of textbooks available in the library, see the Course Reserves guide.

View required and recommended textbooks for all programs here.