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Starting Library Research

a guide to the variety of resources the library offers.

Ask a Librarian

Always ask a Librarian if you are having trouble!


As a Penn State student, you have access to a world class research library, as well as expert librarians. Penn State is home to over 160 faculty librarians, who work with researchers and students at all 24 Penn State physical campuses, as well as online students. Penn State's librarians' expertise ranges from teaching and learning of research skills to digitization and preservation of archival manuscripts.