Guide to PLU's Special Collections

Pacific Lutheran University's Special Collections consist of unique materials collected by or donated to the department of Archives & Special Collections.

Local Publications

Pacific Northwest Publication Collection

This collection is comprised of books and documents describing the counties, cities, people, history and geography of the Pacific Northwest region.

Zine Collection

The Zine Collection includes contemporary titles related to social, economic, and environmental justice with a particular focus on the Pacific Northwest. Zines are a type of DIY self-publication typically produced in small numbers and distributed outside of traditional publication channels.