PDXScholar Services

PDXScholar Overview

PDXScholar is a repository and digital service for gathering, indexing, storing, and making available the scholarly work of the Portland State University community. PDXScholar maximizes research impact, facilitates interdisciplinary research, and expands the reach of Portland State University scholarship to researchers worldwide.

Articles, Preprints, Technical Reports & Working Papers

PDXScholar provides deposit and dissemination services for previously published material authored by scholars associated with Portland State University. We review your publications to determine what can be archived and check copyright permissions.

Open Access Textbooks & Educational Resources

Help lower the cost of higher education by publishing your textbook or other educational resources in PDXScholar. Explore Open Educational Resources.

Open Access Journals

We support the creation, management, distribution, and preservation of a variety of online publications, including open access journals, conference proceedings, monographs, and other scholarly content.


We can capture the valuable output from our institution’s past events, big and small. Papers and presentations can be collected into proceedings series that are fully indexed and discoverable in search engines.

Data Sets

We provide a local archive storage option for sharing your data sets.  We provide a local archive storage option for sharing your data sets. You can use PDXScholar to showcase your data —  we can create project-specific data collection, departmental data, or data as supplemental files.