Featured Collections

The Featured Collections page highlights research impacting our communities, academics, and personal lives. Contact us to add PSU-authored works to PDXScholar, the campus repository.

Black Studies Faculty Publications and Presentations (Black Studies)

The Black Studies Department, officially established in 1970, centers the experiences, voices, and research of people of African descent as a way to challenge dominant narratives. Find more with advanced search: Black Lives Matter

Climate Justice Collection

With the goal of helping researchers find solutions to complex climate change problems and recognizing social justice and climate change are intertwined, the Digital Initiatives team, part of Portland State University Library, created the Climate Justice Collection. Our aim is to highlight the work of PSU researchers, foster cross-disciplinary collaboration, facilitate the co-creation of original research, and support climate advocacy.

Coronavirus Disease Research - COVID-19

This collection showcases journal articles, preprints, and other publications and presentations about the Coronavirus COVID-19 by faculty and researchers at Portland State University. Find more with advanced search: Pandemic and Coronavirus Research

PDXTalks (University Archives: Campus Publications & Productions)

When was the last time you heard a story that made you think? Or moved you to action? Or left you in tears and laughter? That's the idea behind PDXTalks, a showcase of powerful stories from four PSU students and faculty. Hear speakers talk passionately about topics close to their hearts.

Racial and Gender Equity

The Racial and Gender Equity collection brings together a wide variety of research generated by the Portland State University community that is centered on the issues of racial justice, gender equity and related topics. The collection is designed to support people and organizations to interrupt institutionalized racism and sexism while developing knowledge and skills to deepen and broaden diversity, equity, and inclusion in their personal, professional and organizational practices.

@ This Moment Webinar Series (College of Liberal Arts and Sciences)

Amid a global health crisis and a national reckoning of systemic racism, @ This Moment provides a space for PSU researchers to share their work with the community and help provide context for better understanding and responding to this moment in history. For the 2020-2021 academic year, webinars are scheduled for Oct. 1, Nov. 12, Dec. 3, Jan. 14, March 11, April 8, and May 13. Learn More and Register: Event Information