Common Services

Library account registration for students, faculty, and staff, as well as Pennsylvania residents

  • Visit the Common Services desk located on the first floor of Pattee-Paterno Library, or one of the subject libraries located in the other University Park campus libraries to register your library account
  • Check out books and other library materials (including your course reserves) at the Common Services desk. Also available for your convenience are nearby self-checkout stations.
  • Check out equipment such as laptops, calculators, and iPads at the Common Services desk

Visit Borrow and Renew to learn more about  the services we provide.

Department Contact Information

107 Pattee Library
University Park, PA 16802-1800

Common Services Staff

Name Title Email Office Phone
Tim Auman Supervisor Lending and Reserve Services twa101@psu.edu 814-867-2450
Trace Brown Library Media Specialist teb15@psu.edu 814-863-7537
Douglas Burchill Information Resources and Services Supervisor-Manager drb152@psu.edu 814-863-2683
Paul C Burnell Emerging Technology Specialist pcb15@psu.edu 814-865-2314
Pembroke Childs Information Resources and Services Support Specialist prc107@psu.edu 814-863-2332
Denise Conklin Information Resources and Services Support Specialist dmc15@psu.edu 814-863-2604
Keith Ford Part-Time Staff kcf148@psu.edu 814-865-5429
Franklin Hall Supervisor Lending and Reserve Services frh102@psu.edu 814-863-1363
Arianna Hall Part-Time Staff ach5448@psu.edu 814-865-5429
August Kane Part-Time Staff aik5189@psu.edu 814-865-5429
Jared Kehler Part-Time Staff jwk5817@psu.edu 814-865-5429
Nick Kenney Information Resources and Services Support Specialist nmk5744@psu.edu 814-865-5429
Charles W Kulp Part-Time Staff cwk5306@psu.edu 814-865-5429
Shirley Langron Information Resources and Services Support Specialist vsl1@psu.edu 814-863-2374
Amy Miller Supervisor Lending and Reserve Services arm107@psu.edu 814-867-2446
Herbert K Motter Library Billing Specialist hkm11@psu.edu 814-867-2568
Lily Murray Part-Time Staff lwm5385@psu.edu 814-865-5429
Alan Myers Information Resources and Services Support Specialist akm6997@psu.edu 814-865-5429
Andy Nagypal Part-Time Staff axn117@psu.edu 814-865-5429
David J. Nicastro Part-Time Staff djn112@psu.edu 814-865-5429
Noa Ortiz Information Resources and Services Support Specialist ono5027@psu.edu 814-865-5429
Michael Petrisko Information Resources and Services Support Specialist map52@psu.edu 814-865-5429
Suzanne M Sadler Information Resources and Services Support Specialist sms61@psu.edu 814-863-2560
Lauren Seiders Information Resources and Services Support Specialist jls5669@psu.edu 814-865-5429
Laura Spess Information Resources and Services Support Specialist las540@psu.edu 814-865-5429
Jeffrey Stainbrook Part-Time Staff jks6387@psu.edu 814-865-5429
Ann Thompson Manager Common Services alt6@psu.edu 814-865-2063
Gabriel Uriarte Information Resources and Services Support Specialist gau103@psu.edu 814-865-5429
Rachel H White Information Resources and Services Supervisor-Manager rhw135@psu.edu 814-865-5429
Paul Windell Part-Time Staff pfw106@psu.edu 814-865-5429