Collins Memorial Library

Primo Search is Here!

Wonder where Collins Catalog, the Journal Locator and Puget Sound WorldCat went?  READ ALL ABOUT OUR NEW SYSTEM.

Book Patrol: Books in Art Help Tell the Story

As many of you who regularly check in with Book Patrol know, the representation of the book in art is one of the cornerstones of our foundation. Read more on the "Books in art tell the story" article.

(Image: Madame de Pompadour’ by Francois Boucher, 1756)

Collins Unbound Blog

From the Archives: The Frank Williston papers

This week I’ve begun processing the Frank Williston papers, which I actually used for a Wikipedia article last week. Williston was a professor of “Far East Studies” at both the University of Puget Sound and at the University of Washington, and in the mid-1940s, he was an officer in the United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration in Asia. READ MORE...

2014 Puget Sound Book Artists Exhibition

Opening Reception:  June 5th from 5:00 to 7:00 pm.
This exhibit will be at Collins Memorial Library, featuring 57 handmade books by 39 artists from the Puget Sound area and beyond. READ MORE…