Study at the Robert E. Eiche Library, Altoona Campus

Rooms and Spaces

Room Number Usage Policy
Group Study and Meeting Spaces at the Eiche Library, Altoona
205, 206, 207, 208, 211B, and 200 Bechtel/Wherry Study (Glass Room) Group Study Make a room reservation

(no greater than 2wks in advance)
211A One Button Studio Make a room reservation

(no greater than 2wks in advance)

 

 

Scan, Copy and Print

The Library has two scanners that are free to use for students, faculty and staff.

The Library also has a ST Viewscan II scanner to view and print microfilm and microfiche.

A photocopier machine is located in the Library. The photocopier requires LionCash or a credit card.

There are also two black-and-white printers and a color printer. For printing from laptops, the Library has a remote printing-release station.

  • Printing policy.
  • Printing defaults to double sided.
  • Printing available only to PSU users.

 

 

Textbooks and Reserves

For Students

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

  • You will need your Penn State ID card to check out materials.
  • Fines will be assessed on overdue items. Items that are lost/damaged will be assessed additional fees.
  • E-Reserves can be accessed either through your instructor’s Canvas page or through the E-Reserves system.

For Instructors

Reserves are placed only during semesters when the course for which those materials were requested is in session.

 

 

Equipment to Borrow

Item Number Location Loan Period Library Usage
360 Camera with Case & Accessories 2 Circulation Desk 14 Day Open Usage
Calculators 5 Circulation Desk 4 Hour Open Usage
Camera (Still Photo) 2 Circulation Desk 7 Day Open Usage
Canon HD Camcorder 3 Circulation Desk 7 Day Open Usage
EN-EL 12 Rechargeable Li-ion Battery 1 Circulation Desk 14 Day Open Usage
GoPro Hero 4 Camera & Accessories 1 Circulation Desk 7 Day Open Usage
GoPro JAWS Flex Clamp 1 Circulation Desk 14 Day Open Usage
GoPro LCD Touch BacPac & Accessories 1 Circulation Desk 14 Day Open Usage
Headphones 32 Circulation Desk 4 Hour In-House Use
iPad, Case, & Charger 2 Circulation Desk 14 Day Open Usage
JVC Camcorder 2 Circulation Desk 7 Day Open Usage
Laptops 20 Circulation Desk 4 Hour In-House Use
Lavalier Wireless Microphone for Mobile Devices 2 Circulation Desk 7 Day Open Usage
MacBook Air 6 Circulation Desk 4 Hour In-House Use
Model of Full Human Skeleton 1 Circulation Desk 2 Hour In-House Use
Model of Human Brain 1 Circulation Desk 2 Hour In-House Use
Model of Human Heart 2 Circulation Desk 2 Hour In-House Use
Model of Human Skull 1 Circulation Desk 2 Hour In-House Use
Molecular Model Set 1 Circulation Desk 4 Hour Open Usage
Monopod 2 Circulation Desk 7 Day Open Usage
Mozu Guru 360 Action Camera Stabilizer 1 Circulation Desk 14 Day Open Usage
OBS Studio Laser Presenter & Remote 1 Circulation Desk 4 Hour In-house Use
Ruler, Compass, & Protractor Set 3 Circulation Desk 4 Hour Open Usage
Smartphone Tripod Adapter for iPhone 2 Circulation Desk 7 Day Open Usage
Smartphone Tripod adapter for Tablets 1 Circulation Desk 7 Day Open Usage
Snowball Microphones 2 Circulation Desk 7 Day Open Usage
Sony Bloggie Touch Camera 9 Circulation Desk 7 Day Open Usage
Steadicam Volt 1 Circulation Desk 14 Day Open Usage
Tripods 5 Circulation Desk 7 Day Open Usage
Turntable 2 Circulation Desk 14 Day Open Usage
Viewmaster VR Viewer 2 Circulation Desk 14 Day Open Usage
Whiteboard Kits 8 Circulation Desk 4 Hour In-House Use
Wireless Microphone 2 Circulation Desk 7 Day Open Usage