The Oregon Historical Society’s Research Library has a wide array of biographical and genealogical resources. The following list of the most frequently consulted research tools should serve as a good starting point.Learn More
House, Building, and Land History
The Oregon Historical Society’s Research Library has a variety of resources to help you document the history of your house or building.Learn More
The Research Library has census records in print and on microfilm.
Oregon Newspapers on Microfilm (PDF)
The Research Library’s holdings of Oregon newspapers on microfilm, arranged alphabetically by town.
Genealogical Research Facilities
Sources for genealogical and family history‐related materials
The Research Library has a variety of vital records information for the State of Oregon, including Birth, Death, Marriage and Divorce records. ....Learn More
Citation Forms for Collections (PDF)
Guidelines for citations of different materials in our collections.Learn More