Study at the Elisabeth S. Blissell Library

Rooms and Spaces

 
Library Service Location Capacity Equipment/Reservations
Study Spaces at the Elisabeth S. Blissell Library.
One-Button Studio Computer Center level of the Blissell Library & Computer Center (Knowledge Commons) 4

Online reservations

Quiet Study Lounge Computer Center level of the Blissell Library & Computer Center (Knowledge Commons)    
Individual Quiet Study Spaces Individual study booths behind the books   Laptop plugs available
Group Study Spaces The central areas of the library have group study tables Seats 4-6  
Collaborative Workstation   Seats 6 people

Connect up to 6 laptops or iPads into the hub in the center of the table

2 monitors to display 2 of the laptop screens on the monitors simultaneously

Library Workstations

  • 2 iMacs for media production.
  • 15 Windows Computers.

 

Scan and Print

  • Color Scanner
  • Color printer (Printing is available only to Penn State students, faculty, and staff)

 

Textbooks and Reserves

Physical items such as textbooks, DVDs, and other materials that are placed on Course Reserve by your instructorcan be accessed at our Circulation Desk. Materials need to be returned to the same desk.

  • Fines will be assessed on overdue items. Items that are lost or damaged will be assessed for additional fees.
  • E-Reserves can be accessed either through your instructor's Canvas page or through the E-Reserves System.

 

Equipment to Borrow

See a list of all equipment available and reserve online using our online reservation service.