Author Visit: Carolyn Wood

Carolyn Wood, a lifelong West Slope resident and winner of Olympic gold in swimming in 1960, will be at West Slope Library on Saturday, February 25 at 1:00pm to read from, discuss, and sign her acclaimed new memoir Tough Girl. Tough Girl has received acclaim from The Oregonian, Portland Tribune, and The Eugene Register Guard.

No registration is required, but space is limited. Questions? Please contact us.


Library Closed on Presidents Day

Mount RushmoreWest Slope Community Library will be closed Monday, February 20, 2017 in observance of Presidents Day.

Materials can still be returned to the outside bookdrop during this time.

Find the list of scheduled closed date for other libraries at

Remember: When the library is closed, you can continue reading by checking out an ebook!

If you have any questions, please contact us.

Library Software Update

Washington County Cooperative Library Services will be upgrading its system software beginning at 6:00pm on Sunday, January 29 and continuing through sometime on Tuesday, January 31.

During this time your library account, the library catalog, Cloud Library ebooks, and online learning resources will be unavailable.

Libraries will be open.

In order to check out materials at the library, your library card will be required. We will not be able to look up your account any other way.

No items will be due January 29-31.

To learn more about what will and will not be available during the system upgrade, visit

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If you have any questions, please contact us.