The Library is Open!

Now offering library by appointment

Regular hours are Friday 12 - 4 PM & Sunday 1 - 4 PM

Call the new library hotline at 503.828.4439 and request an appointment. Please allow at least 48 hours for our librarians to serve you.

PLEASE NOTE: Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination using a CDC vaccination card or your Vaccination Record with proof of ID is required for all guests ages 12 and over.

Our library brings together the philosophical, spiritual, and religious traditions of the East and West, emphasizing the Ancient Wisdom tradition — Theosophy. Some of the many subjects included are Theosophy, Eastern philosophy and religions, comparative religion, esoteric Christianity, mysticism, mythology, psychology, parapsychology, meditation, healing, death and dying, astrology, and yoga.

Borrowing Privileges

Membership in the Theosophical Society in Portland includes library borrowing privileges. Non-members may register for library privileges for a $20 lifetime fee. Materials must be checked out in person; there are no loans by mail.

Loan Policy

Up to three (3) books may be checked out for a four-week period. Late fines are 50¢ per book per week.

Renewal Process

Books may be renewed for an additional four-week period, either by telephone or in person.


Our library catalog is not available online at this time. Please come and browse during library hours. The Olcott Memorial Library in Wheaton, Illinois has an online catalog and loans by mail.

We stand committed to our human potential

Support the efforts of all of us to reach for and find our greatest spirit and self.

"The one who is serious, is capable of dropping all their conclusions because they see that only then they are in a position to inquire."
— Jiddu Krishnamurti
9725 SW Beaverton-Hillsdale Hwy, Suite 110
Beaverton, OR 97005
Library Hours:
Friday 12 – 4 PM
Sunday 1 – 4 PM
Closed July – September and on holidays
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The Theosophical Society in Portland is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization and all donations are tax deductible.