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Reference Material: Start Here

Finding Reference Material

Finding reliable reference material can be complicated, whether it's online or in print. 

Here you'll find a selected list of reference works, ranging from Oregon specific statistics to newspapers and encyclopedias. Use the tabs at the top of the page to get started.

Can't find what you're looking for? Just ask! We're happy to help. 

Visit the Reference Desk

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Chat with a librarian by clicking the "chat" button below.  Look for the green chat button on each Boley Law Library page.  




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E-mail a librarian at




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Call a librarian at 503-768-6688.




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Text a librarian at 1-503-744-6510 (we will reply during Reference hours).






Schedule a consultation with a research law librarian for help with your research questions. 





Ready to search for answers on your own?  Check out the Research Guides that take the user through many common searches and topics for your research, or search through the A-Z databases for more specialty searches.  Remember: we're here to help!

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Research Help

We're here to help. Contact a research librarian for help with an assignment, project, or resource. 

Mon-Fri, 11am

Reference Hours