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
Trace Brown Library Media Specialist teb15@psu.edu 814-863-7537
Douglas Burchill Supervisor Common Services drb152@psu.edu 814-863-2683
Paul C Burnell Supervisor Common Services pcb15@psu.edu 814-865-2314
Pembroke Childs Information Resources and Services Support Specialist prc107@psu.edu 814-863-2332
Paula Contreras Reference Librarian pcc10@psu.edu 814-865-3621
Matthew I Cutler Information Resources and Services Support Specialist mic5226@psu.edu 814-865-5429
Franklin Hall Supervisor Common Services frh102@psu.edu 814-863-1363
August Kane Part-Time Staff aik5189@psu.edu 814-865-5429
Jared Kehler Information Resources and Services Support Specialist 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
Amy Miller Supervisor Common Services arm107@psu.edu 814-867-2446
Karl Mosbo Part-Time Staff kmm8812@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
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
Tammy Schaad Part-Time Staff tks31@psu.edu 814-865-5429
Lauren Seiders Information Resources and Services Support Specialist jls5669@psu.edu 814-865-5429
Tyesa Simpson Information Resources and Services Support Specialist tls6344@psu.edu 814-865-5429
Nathan Stebbins Information Resources and Services Support Specialist nes5418@psu.edu 814-865-5429
Ann Thompson Manager Common Services alt6@psu.edu 814-865-2063
Mason Tremper Information Resources and Services Support Specialist mat6278@psu.edu 814-865-5429
Gabriel Uriarte Information Resources and Services Support Specialist gau103@psu.edu 814-865-5429
Rachel H White Supervisor Common Services rhw135@psu.edu 814-865-5429
Paul Windell Part-Time Staff pfw106@psu.edu 814-865-5429