Services for Guests

Clark Library welcomes guests to visit our library.



All guests are welcome to:

  • Visit the library during our full service hours
  • Use print books, journals, and media (DVDs, CDs) within the library (viewing stations are available)
  • Use the quick lookup computer to search the library catalog
  • Use the UPGuest wireless network (guests may self-register)
  • Check out some items by purchasing a fee card

Guests who live within Portland city limits are welcome to:

  • Access all resources available to all guests, as well as:
  • Check out some items by applying for a Portland community card


Guests from any educational institution are welcome to:

  • Access all resources available to all guests, as well as:
  • Check out some items by purchasing a fee card or applying for a Portland community card
  • Use computers in the Clark Library (Learning Lab only), including library databases, space permitting, by showing a current, valid ID from an educational institution. Priority for library computers is given to UP students, faculty, and staff
  • Printing is available at a cost of $.05 per side (from Clark Library Learning Lab computers only; wireless printing is not available). Ask at the Library Service Desk for help with printing
  • Copying is available at a cost of $.05 per side. Ask at the Library Service Desk for help with copying

Guests from Orbis Cascade Alliance (Summit) educational institutions are welcome to:

  • Access all of the resources available to guests from any educational institution, as well as:
  • Check out an unlimited number of items from all circulating collections (except the reserves, popular reading, and popular DVD collections) with a current, valid ID from any Orbis Cascade Alliance institution
  • Guests from any Orbis Cascade Alliance institution may request to pick up Summit items at University of Portland (or any other participating library). Before requesting that a Summit item be delivered to UP, patrons must come to the Library Service Desk in Clark Library and request to be adopted into our system


Additional options for library services:

For general internet access and access to online resources, visit a nearby branch of the Multnomah County Library:
  • The Kenton branch, located at 8226 N. Denver
  • The St. Johns branch, located at 7510 N. Charles St
  • The North Portland branch, located at 512 N. Killingsworth

To send or receive faxes, please check with nearby businesses such as FedEx Office (multiple locations in Portland)

Contact

University of Portland
5000 N. Willamette Blvd.,
Portland, Oregon 97203-5798

503.943.8000

webmaster@up.edu