The Orbis Cascade Alliance is a consortium of 39 Oregon and Washington colleges and universities that share a unified catalog named Summit. This service provides access to more than 28.7 million books, sound recordings, films, video tapes, government documents and more. To learn more about the Alliance, visit the Summit web site. To check out materials, current students, faculty, and staff from these libraries must have a local library record created at the UPS library. **Alumni from these consortium institutions are not eligible for library privileges at this time. However, they can purchase a community card to obtain privileges.