Hours and Location

Photo of the library from Allen Street
Schlow is on the corner of Allen Street and Beaver Avenue


Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday 9am to 8pm
Thursday Noon to 8pm
Friday 9am to 6pm
Saturday 9am to 5pm
Sunday Closed (Jun-Aug)



211 S. Allen St
State College, PA  16801

Remote Book Returns


Free parking with validation for Schlow visitors while they are in the Library. Enter our lot from Allen St.

Public Transit

Many CATA bus routes stop right outside our building on Beaver Ave. The rest stop a block away on the corner of Allen St. and College Ave.

Library Closings


  • Sunday, January 1 & Monday, January 2
  • Sunday, April 9
  • Saturday, May 27 through Monday, May 29
  • SPECIAL HOURS: Closing at 6pm on Monday, July 3
  • Tuesday, July 4
  • Saturday, September 2 through Monday, September 4
  • SPECIAL HOURS: Closing at 6pm on Wednesday, November 22
  • Thursday, November 23 & Friday, November 24
  • Sunday, December 24 through Tuesday, December 26
  • SPECIAL HOURS: Closing at 6pm Wednesday, December 27
  • SPECIAL HOURS: Open 9am to 6pm Thursday, December 28


  • Monday, January 1