Pattee Library hours expanding to 9 p.m. most weeknights starting Aug. 31

August 28, 2020

UNIVERSITY PARK Pa. — Pattee Library and Paterno Library will expand its hours of operation to 9 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays beginning Monday, Aug. 31. On Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 7, the library will be open until 7 p.m.

Also, the Starbucks at Paterno Library will begin offering full service weekdays beginning at 7:30 a.m. with mobile ordering only until 11 a.m. through Penn State Eats. Library visitors will have access to the adjacent Ross Global News Center until the ground and first floors of Pattee Library and Paterno Library open at 11 a.m. 

Although periodical materials have been removed temporarily, visitors may use the PressReader mobile app to access content while in the Libraries’ hotspot. When not in the library, Penn State users may access news titles and other periodicals via the Libraries’ PressReader licensed database via WebAccess login.

In addition, University Libraries locations at University Park and several other Penn State campuses have added pickup service for requested materials. Participating locations and hours are listed at

Last Updated August 28, 2020