The main entrance to the Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center is now open. Van Pelt Library and the Fisher Fine Arts Library are currently open to Penn Card holders, Penn affiliates, and certain visitors. See our Service Alerts for details.

With 19 library locations across campus, the Penn Libraries provides students and scholars with strategically-designed spaces that inspire creativity, encourage collaboration, and drive discovery. From inclusive group study rooms to spaces for individual work, we offer students a wide variety of options that are customizable to their unique learning needs. Your support allows the Penn Libraries to continually enhance existing spaces and build new facilities in support of the University’s teaching, research, and learning enterprise.


For more information about the Penn Libraries and how you can make an impact, please contact Sam Duplessis, Interim Director of Advancement.