Orbis Cascade Alliance

The Orbis Cascade Alliance is a consortium of 38 academic institutions in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho.

The mission of the Alliance is to strengthen member libraries through collaboration in order to support the work of our students, faculty, staff, and researchers. Alliance members join together to enhance our services, share our information resources and expertise, enrich and preserve our collections, and develop library staff to meet the challenges of a rapidly changing information environment.

Principal Consortial Functions
Collections sharing
Electronic content licensing
Electronic content loading/presentation
Interlibrary loan/document delivery
Union lists/shared online catalogs
Other Functions
Digital services, conferences and workshops, services for archives and special collections.