Tag: library

  • ‘You just want to know these people’: PSU students archive historic Black family’s photo collection

    ‘You just want to know these people’: PSU students archive historic Black family’s photo collection

    If a picture is worth a thousand words, then the collection of historic family photos found beneath a stairwell in a Northeast Portland home speaks volumes.

  • 7 things to know about PSU’s historic copper beech tree 

    7 things to know about PSU’s historic copper beech tree 

    Portland State University’s Copper Beech tree is being named an Oregon Heritage Tree. Here are 7 interesting facts about PSU’s most famous tree.

  • Library as your home

    Does anyone view the Millar library as their home? Or should I be asking: Does anyone not? As a place rich in knowledge, it is the Millar’s atmosphere that makes it inviting. You can read, learn and make new friends, and the staff is helpful and engaging. I am already calling it my second home…

  • Gutenberg vs Microsoft

    No matter where you may look on campus you will see people reading. No surprise there, correct? But it is what they are reading, or more to the point, how they are reading that surprises some of us. You are just as apt to see people gazing into the screen of an electronic device, perhaps a…

  • Sunrise at the library

    It’s one of those mornings that feels like every other morning. One of those mornings that becomes lost in the blur of your daily routine. But I’ve noticed something different on my way into work, something special, one of those little veteran “extras” that anybody who has been in the same place awhile learns. I…