Physical and Mathematical Sciences Library

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Physical and Mathematical Sciences Library Alert

The Physical and Mathematical Sciences Library is closed until January 18,2021. Patrons can request to pick up materials at the Pattee/Paterno Libraries. While we are closed for safety, we are still here to help you! Library faculty and staff are available for remote reference, consultation, instruction, and assistance. Contact us at for assistance.

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-- Originally posted on Thursday, August 13, 2020 - 1:52pm --

-- Last updated on Friday, November 13, 2020 - 11:46am --

Your Librarians

Nan Butkovich

Head Physical and Mathematical Sciences Library

John J Meier

Head of STEM for Engagement and Outreach


Library Hours Map and Directions
201 Davey Laboratory
University Park, PA 16802


The Physical and Mathematical Science Library (PAMS) at University Park is located in 201 Davey Lab  and offers students space for quiet study as well as for group work. Study carrels have power and WiFi available, while our three group-study rooms are equipped with marker boards, flat-panel screens, power, and WiFi. There is also a casual seating area. Our collections support study and research in astronomy, chemistry, mathematics, physics, and statistics. PAMS has the course reserve materials, including textbooks, for courses taught in these departments.