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The OPB Lending Library is a benefit we are pleased to offer to:

Members and Partners may borrow up to 2 items at a time for up to 21 days.

We'll send you the media items by mail, including a return envelope and postage for convenient return.

If the item you have selected is currently on loan, we will be happy to reserve it for you. We hope you enjoy this service.

How to use our online request form

  1. Find a title you like and click its "Details / Add to list" link.
  2. To request the item, click the "Add to Request List" button at the bottom of the detail page.
  3. You may add up to two items to your request list.
  4. To check out, click "Check Out" from the bottom of your Request List.
  5. On the next page, select your OPB membership status from the pull-down menu.
  6. Enter your shipping/contact information and any comments you may have.
  7. Click the "Submit" button at the bottom of the page.
  8. Your request will be on its way!

For more information or to select by phone:

If you're a Business Partner, please e-mail Lori Bernet or call 503.293.1950.

If you're a Cornerstone Society, President's Council or Wyllis Johnson Legacy Society member, please e-mail Julie Arnzen or call 503.977.7765.

Title: The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman
Copy #: 1
Status: available
Duration: 2 hours, 30 minutes
Media: 2 DVDs
Keywords: Autobiography, Jane Pittman


This highly acclaimed drama, based on the epic by Ernest J. Gaines, eloquently covers the story of the American Experience-from Civil War to the Civil Rights movement-all told from the memories of a fictional 110-year-old former slave Miss Jane Pittman (Cicely Tyson). Ms. Tyson's tour-de-force performance earned her two Emmy's, best actress and actress of the year in 1974. All total this incredible film earned nine Emmys.

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