Owen Library

Owen Library, at the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown, is part of Pitt’s University Library System.

Currently the library contains more than 230,000 items and provides access to a vast array of information resources through the University Library System. 

Owen Library provides and promotes access to information resources necessary for the achievement of the University’s leadership objectives in teaching, learning, research, creativity, and community service, and collaborates in the development of effective information, teaching, and learning systems.

The staff is committed to the development of student information literacy skills and collaborating with classroom faculty to teach students to be knowledgeable and effective users of information resources. Information literacy is essential to the success of students, and is the basis of lifelong learning.