OHSU Historical Collections & Archives Repository Tour

Repository Name: OHSU Historical Collections & Archives
Contact Name: Meg Langford
Contact Phone: 503-494-5587
Contact Email: langform@ohsu.edu
Capacity: Limited to 15 people; sign up via email is required

Description: Tour the fascinating repository of rare books, medical artifacts, and archival materials at Oregon’s largest academic health center, Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU). Meet OHSU Historical Collections & Archives staff at the Portland Aerial Tram lower terminal on Portland’s South Waterfront, and enjoy a beautiful, panoramic city view on a free tram ride. Once on OHSU’s main Marquam Hill campus, the tour will include our main library, our central exhibit space, and our research room in the historic Old Library building, featuring a pop-up display of highlights from our collections. The tour ends in a return trip on the aerial tram. Enjoy lunch or happy hour independently at nearby food trucks along the South Waterfront campus.

Accessibility notes: Lots of walking; Parts of tour are accessible via stairs only.

Directions:  The tour meeting location is highlighted on this map, which offers customized public transit, bicycle, and driving directions from any location:https://goo.gl/maps/8oiMVRntGL82. Travel via public transportation (streetcar, MAX light rail, or bus) or bike is strongly encouraged, as parking is very difficult.

Date: Tuesday

Time: 1:30-3:30

Website:   http://www.ohsu.edu/library/hca

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