OHSU Resources

OHSU provides many sources to help you find the health information you need. From health resource centers to clinical trials updates, this page offers access to a variety of tools designed to help you expand your knowledge of health conditions and disease.

OHSU Doernbecher Children's Hospital Family Resource Center

503 418-5390

Located on OHSU Doernbecher Children's Hospital, 1st floor. Open Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday, 11 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. The Family Resource Center provides information on child and adolescent health concerns. Resources include books, CDs, videos, and computer access to the internet. Patients and their families, as well as all OHSU employees, can use the Family Resource Center.

OHSU Doernbecher Children's Hospital 10th floor north

New patient information web site: this site provides medical information, staff profiles, and fun links to help families and patients of Doernbecher’s 10th floor north learn more about childhood oncology topics.

Health information by mail or e-mail

503 494-8881

Based on your request, the OHSU Library will select and mail to you current information on a health subject of interest to you or your family.

OHSU Library

503 494-3462

Call for the hours of the branch you wish to visit. The OHSU Library comprises the main library, and the Dental School, CDRC and Old Library branches. The collection includes books, journals, videos and databases. Electronic resources, including a variety of databases, are available from OHSU networked computers and from the library's web page. The collection also includes patient and consumer health information, including a special bereavement collection, the Oregon Memorial Library for Bereaved Parents. Patients and their families, as well as all OHSU employees, can use these libraries.

OHSU Library consumer health links

503 494-3462

Select from a list of health information sites reviewed and recommended by OHSU Library research and reference services.

Clinical trial participation opportunities

503 494-7887

Learn how to participate in OHSU clinical research and trials.

OHSU Knight Cancer Institute clinical trial participation opportunities

503 494-1080, or e-mail

Learn more about OHSU clinical cancer trials, and find out if you’re eligible.