Study at the Earth & Mineral Sciences Library

Rooms and Spaces

Rooms and Spaces
Room Location Seats up to Features Reservations
105A
Deike Building
6
  • Whiteboard
  • Worktable
  • Private room with door
Call 814-865-9517
​Reserve Online
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
  • Virtual Reality Center (part of University Libraries' ​ Virtual Reality Services)
    • HTC Vive Virtual Reality Headset and controllers
    • HTC Vive Pro

Request Reservation

 

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
 
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

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
Charging Cables & Adapters (various Android and Apple devices) 4 hours
Omnicharge by Oomf Battery Chargers 24 hours
Laptops 3 days
Chromebooks 3 days
Office Supplies (calculators, headphones) 4 hours
Kill-a-Watt Meters (determine power use of anything connected to device) 7 days