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


Thank you cards zine style!


Our program coordinator A.M. O’Malley recently taught a zine making class to second graders at The Emerson School. The students put their zine making skills to use by sending us some awesome accordion thank you cards!
(click to see close ups)

We love the line "zines are fun to mack"


The Dylan Williams Scholarship Fund

As many of you know, our dear friend and Comics Program Instructor Dylan Williams passed away earlier this month after a long struggle with cancer.
Dylan was a longtime member of the IPRC, but became more intensely involved after we launched our Certificate Program in Comics/Graphic Novels in 2009. He was absolutely instrumental in shaping this …

Digital Publishing (e-books)

Ready to jump on the digital bandwagon? This workshop will lay the groundwork on the different e-book formats and which reading devices support them. While many online retailers offer free e-book conversion for text documents and PDFs, the resulting files can be clunky and poorly designed. You’ll learn how to produce your own e-book files …

New Membership Benefits at the Eco-Friendly IPRC

Great News: thanks to the good folks at Paper Plus, all IPRC members can now receive a 20% discount on paper product purchases at their 835 E. Burnside location. And thanks to a new arrangement with Paper Plus, we’re now stocking the IPRC copiers with 100% recycled, Forest Stewardship Council-approved paper from …

Tour The IPRC with Our Typing Kitty

The 2010 Give!Guide has ended, but you can still support the IPRC by becoming a member or by donating to the Center via Network For Good.

Additional Print Shop Hours!

We’ve expanded our letterpress print shop hours on Sundays. We are now open for printing from 2-8! See you there.

Our New Catalog

Come on by and pick up a new catalog/zine featuring a cover by January’s exhibiting artist Alyson Provax.

New March/April 2011 Catalog & Zine

The new March/April 2011 workshop/events catalog is now available at the IPRC, Reading Frenzy and select locations. However, you may now register for classes online! Simply click on any of workshops listed above and pay through Brown Paper Tickets.

IPRC Member Testimonial

“The IPRC’s vision and sweat have given a voice to many who would not otherwise be heard. From Gutenberg on, speaking truth to power has almost always come from independent publishers. They have given us works such as Moby Dick, Leaves of Grass and Ulysses; works that have not only transformed literature but transformed their …

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