Welcome Alumni & Community Members

  • PSU Library is open to the public.
  • Guided tours are given Tuesdays at 11:00 a.m. & Wednesdays at 4:00 p.m. during the first 4 weeks of the term. Meet at the 1st floor Circulation Desk.
  • Visitors are welcome to use books and most ejournals/ebooks in the Library.
  • Off campus access to ejournals/ebooks is only provided to PSU faculty, staff and students.
  • Research Kiosks are available for members of the public not directly affiliated with PSU.

Get a Library Card

Oregon Libraries Passport Program*

Participation is free for most Oregon public library card-holders; all others pay a $50 annual fee. Ask Circulation staff for details.

  1. Visit your public library to obtain a library card.
  2. Bring your public library card and photo ID to PSU Library Circulation Desk.
  3. Borrow up to 5 items at a time for 3 weeks with 1 renewal.

* Off-campus ejournal/ebook access, PSU Interlibrary Loan and Summit borrowing not included.

Other Ways to Borrow

Use Library Resources & Services

  • Book scanners are located on the 1st and 2nd floor.
    Send to email or pay printer; save to USB drive or Google Drive; download to your mobile device.
  • Printers are available on the 1st and 2nd floor.
    GoPrint system is cash only; 10 cents per page.
  • One photocopier is available near the 1st floor Circulation Desk.
    Copier is cash only; 10 cents per page.
  • Guide for High School Students