Library Services

As a World Campus student, you have access to the eighth largest research library collection in North America, which includes millions of books, e-books, maps, CDs, DVDs, and more. You can also access thousands of journals (many available online and in full text), and hundreds of research databases. You can locate any of these materials via the online catalog, known as the the CAT, or the Libraries' search tool, LionSearch.

You can use the Libraries’ website to:

The Libraries' mobile site allows you to access their website anywhere at any time.  In addition, if you live in Pennsylvania you can access University Libraries resources at any Penn State campus in the state.

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