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Arts and Humanities Library
2nd Floor, West Pattee
Penn State University
Phone: 814-865-3616
Fax: 814-863-7502

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Related Libraries

Music and Media Center
2nd Floor, West Pattee
Phone: 814-865-3616

News and Microforms Library
21 W Pattee (ground floor of Pattee Library, West Entrance, near MacKinnon's Cafe)

Architecture and Landscape Architecture Library
111 Stuckeman Family Building
University Park, PA 16802-1921
phone: 814-865-3614 


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Facilities in the Arts and Humanities Library

Gray and O'Toole Family Reference Foye
r, W202 Pattee Library

Jean D. Kerr Reading Room, W206 Pattee Library
Location of the arts and humanities reference book collection.

Paterno Family Humanities Reading Room, W201 Pattee Library
A traditional library reading room with comfortable lounge seating as well as large work tables.

Group Projects Room, W206B Pattee
You can schedule this room online, by calling 814-865-3616, or in person at the Music and Media Center reference desk, W211 Pattee.

Walter and Doris Goldstein Music and Media Center, W211 Pattee Library
The Music and Media Center houses sound and video recordings, musical scores, and books with limited circulation.

Edward and Judith Anchel Music Seminar Room, W325 Pattee Library
Contact 865-3616 for information about scheduling this room.

Fine Prints Room, W317 Pattee Library
Located in W317 Pattee Library. For information or assistance, contact Henry Pisciotta, arts and architecture librarian, at 865-6778, or by email at

Instruction Room, W315 Pattee Library
Featuring eighteen workstations and computer projection capabilities, this room is available for library instruction. To schedule an instruction session, contact the arts and humanities library subject specialist in your discipline.

Video Viewing Room, W214 Pattee Library
With videotape, laser disk and DVD capabilities, small groups (3 or more) can screen videos in this room, which seats approximately 17. Use of the room can be scheduled in advance by contacting the Music and Media Center at 865-3616. The room is available on a first-come, first-served basis, when not previously scheduled.

The News and Microforms Library also provides a Film/Video Viewing Room..