Small Group Tours

Library Tours - 2017University Libraries Presents...

2018 Football Friday Library Tours

You are cordially invited to attend our exclusive, behind-the-scenes Library tours. Each tour falls on a Friday of a home football game. Come see for yourself how the Library you love has preserved its rich legacy through ever-changing physical and technological landscapes to ensure the needs of students, scholars, and the community are met. Reservations are requested as space is limited.

To reserve your space on the tour,

​please contact Sarah Bacon at: sac210@psu.edu or 814.863.7718.

 

Friday, September 28 (Ohio State)

High Touch and High Tech with 3D Printed Gift (max: 30 ppl)

330p: Meet at the Welcome Desk of Paterno Library (Curtin Rd entrance)

330-4p: Library Pride tour with focus on Search Bar and its high touch services

4-5p: Media & Maker Commons (high tech) tours end with each guest getting their 3D printed item

Tour Guides: Media Commons Staff

 

Friday, October 12 (Michigan State)

Hands-On in Preservation, Conservation, and Digitization (max: 20 ppl)

330p: Meet at the Welcome Desk of Paterno Library (Curtin Rd entrance)

330-4p: Library Pride general tour highlighting specific areas

4-5p: Enjoy a tour through PCD with stops and brief demonstrations at different areas. Then learn how to sew a book (or some other PCD activity). Some guest participation.

Tour Guides: Sue Kellerman and PCD Staff

 

Friday, November 9 (Wisconsin)

Donald W. Hamer Center for Maps & Geospatial Information – A Walk through the Past & into the Future (max: 30 ppl)

330p: Meet at the Welcome Desk of Paterno Library (Curtin Rd entrance)

330-400p: Library Pride general tour highlighting specific areas

4-5p: Donald W. Hamer Center for Maps & Geospatial Information – hands on exhibits, interactive presentations incl. Sanborn Fire Insurance maps

Tour Guides: Heather Ross and Tara LaLonde

 

To reserve your space on the tour, please contact Sarah Bacon at: sac210@psu.edu or 814.863.7718.