News and Microforms Library

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Summer 2018 Location Change

Effective May 7, 2018:

  • The Reference Desk, Microforms collection, and microform scanners are located on the second floor of Paterno Library; staff offices are in room 208 Paterno Library.
  • Current print newspapers and news magazines are available in the Leisure Reading room located in 101 Paterno Library; staff offices are in room 101B Paterno Library.
  • Phone numbers remain the same.

Thanks so much for your patience during this time. We appreciate it...

This alert is scheduled to be in effect from to August 20, 2018 - 5:00pm.

-- Originally posted on Tuesday, May 8, 2018 - 10:00am --

-- Last updated on Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 2:54pm --

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Lower Level West Pattee Library
21 Pattee Library
University Park, PA 16802-1804


Located on the Ground Floor of West Pattee, we provide reference and information services for the Library’s news and microformat collections. Come browse more than 50 print newspapers from around the world, watch television news programs in 13 languages, or search thousands of titles in our news databases. Our microform collections (microfiche, microfilm micro-opaques) provide in-depth research materials in many subject areas.