Library Venues

 The spacious Athenaeum features a concert grand piano and space for anything from casual to formal occasions.

Athenaeum Space
Capacity: 60

The large, airy Athenaeum features high ceilings, a concert grand piano, and spacious accommodations for a variety of uses, from casual lectures to formal presentations, to intimate musical performances. All Athenaeum events begin at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesdays and are held here, on the south end of the Library's second floor, unless otherwise noted.


 Max Weber’s painting features an oarsman working in the foreground, shore and a city behind him.   


Max Weber Paintings

The Library houses various pieces of the substantial University art collection.  Included are three paintings by 20th century American artist, Max Weber, who was a friend and contemporary of Picasso.  Max Weber’s son, Mo Weber, is a WSU alumnus and generously donated the three works.