Welcome to the IPRC in Portland, OR

Mon - Fri:  12noon – 9pm
Saturday:  12noon – 6pm
Sunday:  12noon – 9pm

About Hours: If there is no one around by 8pm on weeknights, the volunteer staff is free to leave, so be sure to arrive by 8pm. There should be no problem getting in, as the front door is equipped with a buzzer system for post-business hours.

1001 SE Division St
Portland, Oregon
97202 USA

(503) 827-0249  |  info@iprc.org


Zine of the Month 2014: A Year in Review!


This year we featured some amazing zines for our Zine of the Month Club. From poems to comics to recipes in an assortment of styles, colors, and sizes, we highlighted a smorgasbord from zinesters across the world. Let us know what your favorites were, and what you are looking forward to seeing more of in 2015!
January 2014: …

Congrats A.M. Willamette Week Skidmore Prize winner!


We couldn’t be more proud of A.M. O’Malley, IPRC Program Director, for receiving a Skidmore Prize! We are excited that her tireless outreach and advocacy work on behalf of youth, the elderly and incarcerated individuals is being recognized by the Willamette Week! Congrats, A.M.! For more about the Skidmore Prize winners: https://giveguide.org/#skidmore
You can also read more about …

Willamette Writers Humanitarian Award for IPRC


The IPRC is very proud of Justin Hocking, (our former ED and current Certificate Program Chair) for begin awarded the Willamette Writers Humanitarian Award for his work with the IPRC Media Action Project (MAP).  This is an incredible honor and we look forward to being at the August 2nd conference meeting and mingling with other writers and …

Urban Air Market: Portland August 2nd+3rd–FREE!

Urban Air Market: Zidell Yards3030 SW Moody AveAugust 2nd & August 3rd11am – 6pm both days
FREE to attend!
Bringing together the creative communities of Portland and San Francisco, Urban Air Market, the favorite outdoor sustainable market is launching Urban Air Market – Portland! This free event …

Websites 101

Open to anyone interested in learning how to build and promote an attractive portfolio website using free services that already exist on the web. The class will explore basic web concepts such as html, CSS and blogging, plus provide tips on how to get people interested in visiting your new web home.
Taught by Andrew Farris
$30 …

Position Available: Development and Community Resource Coordinator


Located in Portland, Oregon, the Independent Publishing Resource Center (IPRC) is a unique nonprofit with a mission of facilitating creative expression, identity and community by providing public access to workspace, resources, technology and education for self-publishing. In 2012, the IPRC made a landmark move from a small, downtown location into a dynamic new 4,000 sq. …



Friday June 27th 7pm
IPRC 1001 SE Division
FREE and Open to the Public
THIS IS THE LAST READING PATRICK DUNDON WILL DO BEFORE HE LEAVES FOR GRAD ESCHEW! Join us for this special reading curated by our own Noland Chaliha!
Featuring these readers:
Patrick DundonNatalie Briggs
Jamalieh Haley
Zosia Rose
Rachael Jensen

The IPRC @ Portland Art Museum’s Shine A Light!

Shine a Light 2014
JUNE 6th, 6 P.M. – MIDNIGHT (Grand opening eve)
JUNE 7th 10am-5pm
Once again the IPRC has been cordially invited to participate in SHINE A LIGHT at the Portland Art Museum. We will be part of the Book Fair on Friday evening as well as all day Saturday. Please stop by to buy a …

Analog Post Revival: Luck

A letter writing group with 15-30 minutes of instruction sharing a basic technique such as making personalized stationery or re-purposed envelopes & postcards. Materials provided, bring stamps.
Drop in. 45-$20 suggested donation

How to Put Barcodes on 1000 Zines and Have Fun

The IPRC’s large zine library archives an expansive collection of zines that date back to the 1950’s. Unfortunately, our zine check-out system, a paper and pen method, is practically as antiquated as our oldest zines.
In an effort to bring the library into the next century, we have been barcoding all of our zines to …

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