Study at the Wilkes-Barre Nesbitt Library

Rooms and Spaces

Rooms available for group study
Room Number Accommodates Equipment
Group Study
up to 5 Dell desktop computer
Group Study
up to 10 TV and DVD/VHS player
Collaboration Space
Dell desktop computer
Media Commons
Small Conference Room
up to 8 (conference)
up to 12 total

2 Macintosh computers with various software for editing audio and video. Additional Macintosh computer located in main library study area.
Snowball Blue USB microphones
Sony noise cancelling headphones
Additional equipment for digital projects microphones and tripods can be checked out at the Circulation Desk. Please see the Equipment to Borrow for more information.

Group Study
up to 6 Dell desktop computer
Instruction Lab/
​Presentation Room
up to 24 24 desktop computers
Smart podium with computer, DVD, and VHS player
Solstice via projector
Overhead projector and speakers
Large screen
Extended whiteboard
Plotter Printer (poster-size)

Request a Room Reservation (form) — note: same-day reservations cannot be made

Group Study Room Policy


Scan, Copy and Print


  • Knowledge Imaging Center (KIC) Bookedge
    • Can scan documents up to 11" by 17"
    • Scan to email, USB drive or app
    • Color, grayscale, or black and white
    • JPG, PDF, and Text to Audio formats
    • Sheet feeder also available


  • Laser Jet printers (2)
    • Printer 1 is located at the Circulation Desk
    • Printer 2 is located in the back of the Instruction Room (210)
    • Black and white printing
    • Printing only from Nesbitt Library computers
    • Letter-size (8.5" by 11") printing
    • Defaults to double-sided printing
    • Printing is FREE!
  • 3D Printers
    • Currently FREE
    • Multiple colors available (may supply your own PLA 1.75mm filament)
    • More information
  • Plotter Printer (Poster size)
    • Can print to any length
    • Width size is 24" or 36" rolls of paper
    • Prints in color, limited to poster size printing (no standard color printing)
    • Locasted in the Instruction Room (210)
    • Prints only from computers in Room 210
    • See front desk first to load the printer with paper


Textbooks and Reserves

The Nesbitt Library places a copy of most textbooks on reserve at the library's circulation desk. You can ask for course books at the circulation desk by instructor's name, course number or course name. Faculty may also place items on electronic reserve for use online.

For more information about course reserves at Penn State Wilkes-Barre, please contact: John Owens by sending an email message to or by calling 570-675-9214 .


Equipment to Borrow

Equipment Available to Borrow
Item Loan Period
Calculator, Financial (TI BAII) 24 hours
Calculators, Scientific (TI-30XIIS) 24 hours
Camcorder, Canon Vixia HD (2) 5 days
Camera, Cisco Flip (6) 5 days
Camera, Sony Bloggie Touch (4) 5 days
GorillaPod (5) 5 days
Green Screen, Pop Up (and portable lights) 5 days
Headphones with microphone (2) 4 hours
iStabilizer Smart Mount (2) 5 days
iStabilizer Tab Mount (2) 5 days
Laptops 7 days
Chromebooks 7 days
Microphone, Lavalier (3) 5 days
​Phone chargers
* iPhone lightning charger
* MicroUSB charger (Android phones)
*USB-C charger
24 hours
Projector - DBPOWER T22 24 hours
Tripod, Sunpak (2) 5 days
USB sticks 24 hours
WebCam with microphone 4 hours
Whiteboard marker and eraser sets In Library Use