Central Penn College - Charles "T" Jones Leadership Library


Charles "T" Jones Leadership Library

Helping you reach your potential.

The Charles "T" Jones Leadership Library is an integral part of the Summerdale campus. The library is named for its benefactor - Charles "Tremendous" Jones. Jones was an area businessman (the owner of Executive Books in Mechanicsburg, Pa.), a noted inspirational speaker and a life-long bibliophile.

Main Collection
Charles "T" Jones Leadership Library
600 Valley Road, P.O. Box 309
Summerdale, PA 17093
(717) 728-2500 

Legal Collection
Bollinger Hall, Room 48
600 Valley Road, P.O. Box 309
Summerdale, PA 17093

Since the Legal Library is also used as a classroom, its hours of access vary from term to term. Materials in this collection do not circulate. Please call for information.

Regular hours of operation:

  • Monday through Thursday: 8 a.m. to 11 p.m.
  • Friday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Saturday:  1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Sunday: Closed 

Diane Porterfield
Library Director
(717) 728-2508

Emily Reed
Reference & Instructional Librarian
(717) 728-2415

Karen Jury
Evening Librarian (After 5 p.m.) & Textbook Coordinator
(717) 728-2249 

Need a place to study?

The library offers several quiet places to study, by yourself or in a group! Enjoy studying by the fireplace, in a private cubicle or in the Leadership Room.

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