More than Books

Sure, Schlow has books, DVDs, audiobooks, magazines, kids' toys & games to borrow. But, DID YOU KNOW, we also have hiking maps, passes for Discovery Space of Central Pennsylvania, board games for teens & adults and...yep, ukuleles?!

Adventure + fun available right now with your Schlow library card. Come on in & check 'em out!

A selection of board games available at the library

Boardgames for Teens & Adults

Popular and entertaining, tabletop and other board games are a hit with friends, couples, and families. Check out the wide selection of well-reviewed games available on the 2nd floor!

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Discovery Space Passes

Available in conjunction with Discovery Space: Children's Science Museum. Household pass is valid for 2 parents and all children living within the household.

2 Ukuleles on a table with a flower


1 Kit contains: 1 Ukulele, 1 Gig Bag, 1 Chromatic Tuner, Method book #1 + 1 CD.

Purple Lizard Trail Maps on a table


Maps for people who love the outdoors. Exceptional outdoor recreation and trail maps for hiking, mountain biking, camping and exploring public land.

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Video Projector Kits

The library has two digital projector kits that are available to check out for one week.They include a BENQ digital projector with remote and all of the connections you need.

Video game stack from Schlow's collection

Video Games

From Nintendo Switch to classic consoles, Schlow has a sought-after collection of video games. Switch games are so popular that we suggest reserving a game today!

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Book Discussion Kits

Book Discussion Kits makes it easy for local clubs to run their meetings. Each kit includes multiple copies of a title and discussions questions to get you started. An added benefit: a longer checkout period!

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Maker Kits

The Maker Kits from Schlow can be checked out so your family can explore maker technology at home! Funding for the Maker Kits is provided by a grant from the State College Downtown Rotary Club.

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4G Internet Hotspots

This T9 Franklin Hotspot circulates for 6 weeks at a time, with no renewals.

A StoryWalk post - a black frame displaying two pages of a picture book - stands in the grass of a local park

StoryWalk® of Centre County

Read and move in the great outdoors! Begin with panel 1 and continue in numerical order until the story ends. Exercise your body and your mind at the same time!