Libraries offer tours for Parent and Families Weekend

September 14, 2012

Visitors to University Park during Parents and Families Weekend will have the opportunity to tour the new Tombros and McWhirter Knowledge Commons in Pattee Library, from 10 a.m. to noon on Sunday Sept. 30. The facility, which opened in January 2012, combines learning services and traditional reference services with technical and multimedia support to serve Penn State students in the 21st century.


Tours will begin in the entrance lobby of Pattee Library, near the mall entrance, and will depart regularly in small groups until 11:45 a.m.


For more information, including any special needs accommodations, contact Joe Fennewald at 814-865-0666.

  • One-button presentation practice room in the Tombros and McWhirter Knowledge Commons.

    IMAGE: Lawrence J. Payne
Last Updated September 17, 2012