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Food 4 Fines is back. From April 15-30, the Valley and Guin Libraries will waive your overdue fines in exchange for donations of non-perishable food and hygiene items. All donations will benefit the Human Services Resource Center (HSRC)...
Check out the exhibit “Community, Collaboration, Craft: A Glimpse of Art at OSU” at the Special Collections and Archives Research Center gallery on the fifth floor of the Valley Library. Discover what puppet noses, danceramics, and wood marquetry...
The Oregon State University Libraries are once again soliciting applications for its Resident Scholar program. Now celebrating its 11th year, the program provides research grants of up to $2,500 to support work done in the OSU Libraries Special...
On Sunday, December 3, a small electrical fire at the Valley Library set off the fire alarms and necessitated the evacuation of the building. As one of the busiest public buildings on campus, the safety of our community is our top priority. Many...
Welcome to the new 1Search User Interface.We're rolling out a new 1Search user interface on August 28. Here's some key points:All your data is still there. Active loans, Summit borrowing requests, and user data won't be affected. (Looking for...
The Valley Library Circulation Desk has 12 Dell Latitude laptops available for long term borrowing. These laptops are intended to be term-long laptop substitutes for students without computers. As such, we are prioritizing students in need of a...
Don't leave your backpack or electronics unattended in the library or in other public areas on campus as thefts do occur. If you’d like to store your items in a secure place at the library, lockers are located throughout the Valley Library and...
What is Kanopy? Kanopy is a streaming video resource with a collection of more than 26,000 films from leading producers on almost every subject imaginable, including award-winning documentaries, training films and theatrical releases. Kanopy...
The William H. Galvani Rare Maps Collection of more than 1,000 maps depicting various regions of the globe from antiquity to the 20th century is now available for research at the library’s Special Collections and Archives Research Center (SCARC...
New to campus and unfamiliar with the Valley Library? In addition to the "Floor Maps" link on the upper right of the homepage, we also have an updated brochure that contains a map of each floor in the library to make your wayfinding much easier. The...

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