ONPRC (Isabel McDonald) library

The Isabel McDonald Library, located at the Oregon National Primate Research Center on the West Campus, maintains a collection of journals, books and reference materials in support of the research needs of the ONPRC scientific community. There is a strong emphasis on current and historical works on primatology. Detailed information about materials in the Isabel McDonald Library is available in the catalog.


The library provides reference services including searches, training in the use of databases and assistance with NIH Public access compliance. Document delivery and interlibrary loan are provided free of charge to ONPRC and VGTI patrons via ILL express and Loansome Doc. ILL lending services are provided to other libraries via Docline and OCLC.

Online request forms

Oregon National Primate Research Center

Primate InfoNet


Isabel McDonald Library Personnel

Denise Urbanski, Isabel McDonald Research Librarian