Study at the Earth & Mineral Sciences Library

Rooms and Spaces

Rooms and Spaces
Room Location Seats up to Features Reservations
105B
Deike Building
6
  • Whiteboard
  • Worktable
  • Private room with door
Call 814-865-9517
​Reserve Online

114A
114B
Deike Building
 

6
  • PC
  • 2 large screen monitors
  • Switchable HDMI inputs for screen sharing
  • Whiteboard
  • Worktable
  • Private room with door

Call 814-865-9517
​Reserve Online
113A
113B
113C
113D
Deike Building
 
7
  • Large screen monitor with Solstice screen sharing system
  • Large worktable
  • Whiteboard
  • 3/4 height cubicle walls with door

Call 814-865-9517
Reserve Online

105D
Deike Building
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  • One Button Studio
  • Green screen backdrop
  • Presentation PC with projector

Request Reservation
(Please allow 24-48 hours for response)
 

Group Study Room Policy

 

Scan, Copy, Print

Available Equipment
Item Specs Payment Method
Scanners up to 11 x 17, 600 dpi resolution
connected to EMSL computers
 
Scannx Scanner Color scanner, up to 11 x 17, 600 dpi resolutions
No login required
Scan to jpg, png, pdf, OCR pdf, TIFF, Word
Save to flash drive, email, Google drive, smart phones and tablets (uses QR codes)
 
Dell Monochrome laser printer Accept print jobs from any public computer in EMSL
Letter size (8.5 x 11), default is double-sided print
Penn State IT printing credits
Dell Color Printer Accept print jobs from any public computer in EMSL 
Letter size (8.5 x 11), default is double-sided print

Penn State IT printing credits

Monochrome copier Letter (8.5 x 11) and Legal Size (8.5 x 14)
1- and 2-sided printing
Document Feeder
$0.15/page - LionCash and Coins
VCR/DVD Player includes headphone port  

Light Table

 
 

 

 

Textbooks and Reserves

  • Textbooks for all College of Earth and Mineral Sciences courses for the current semester are available on reserve in the EMS Library.
  • The Library also has some textbooks for EMS core courses including chemistry, math, physics, and statistics.
  • Faculty wanting to place materials on course reserve in the EMS Library should contact library staff.

Equipment to Borrow

Equipment Available to Borrow 
Item Loan Period

External Battery Chargers (USB device, Mac, PC, 120 V universal charger)

4 hours
Charging Cables & Adapters (Lightning, 30-pin, micro-USB, USB-C) 4 hours
iPads 7 days
Laptops 3 days
Chromebooks 3 days
Office Supplies (ruler, T-square, color pencils, calculator, protractor, compass, magnifier, headphones) 4 hours
Kill-a-Watt Meters (determine power use of anything connected to device) 7 days