Hand drawn color illustration depicts Starr-Edwards heart valve at left, and its placement inside the valve at right

Introducing the Fred Harwin Collection

The OHSU Library is thrilled to introduce the Fred Harwin collection as an exciting addition to Historical Collections & Archives. The acquisition was purchased with the Library’s OHSU...

Muriel Lezak: Trailblazing Neuropsychologist

This post comes from River Freemont, Student Archives Assistant in the Historical Collections & Archives. Dr. Muriel Lezak spent her life seeking to understand the nature of behavior and...

The Pharmaceutical Promotions collection: Education through Art

This post comes from Jordan Jedry, Student Archives Assistant in the Historical Collections & Archives. Some of today’s biggest pharmaceutical leaders trace their history to single small...

“Cooking as Medicine: A Recipe for Health” exhibit now on view

Our new exhibit, Cooking as Medicine: A Recipe for Health, is now on view online and in the interior Library entrance on the third floor of the BICC through April 2022. This exhibit examines...

Discover selected highlights in Historical Collections & Archives

For American Archives Month (celebrated each October), archives assistants Zoë Maughan, Jordan Jedry, and River Freemont created short videos highlighting themes in different historical collections...

Introducing our virtual Marquam Hill campus history tour

Have you ever wondered what our Marquam Hill campus looked like when the very first building was constructed?1 Or where Doernbecher Children’s Hospital was located when it opened in...