University Libraries hours set for study days

To accommodate end of semester study needs, Pattee and Paterno Libraries on the University Park campus of Penn State are open until 2 a.m. on Dec. 9 and 10 and for 24-hour service, beginning 10 a.m. on Dec. 11 until 2 a.m. on Dec. 15. The Study All Night area, on the ground floor of Pattee Library, is open for 24-hour service, beginning at 10 a.m. on Dec. 4 to 7 p.m. on Dec. 16.

The four branch libraries at University Park -- Architecture and Landscape Architecture, Earth and Mineral Sciences, Engineering and Physical and Mathematical Sciences Libraries -- are open until midnight, Monday through Thursday and Sunday, during finals week.

Mackinnon's Café, located on the ground floor of Pattee Library, west, also will stay open later for study days. The hours will be posted on its door, or call 814-865-9380 for information.

Another service added for the convenience and safety of students is the late-night CATA bus service. The Blue Loop will run until 2:21 a.m. and the White Loop will run until 2:15 a.m., from Wednesday, Dec. 7 through Saturday, Dec. 17. The buses will run approximately every 20 minutes and the service is free. The additional hours are sponsored by the University Libraries and Information Technology Services.

Pattee and Paterno Libraries will close at 7 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 16, and 5 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 17. All Libraries will be closed on Dec. 18. Winter Break hours will begin on Dec. 19. To confirm hours, call 814-865-3063 or go to online.


Last Updated December 06, 2011