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Anouncing the Penn Libraries Open Access Publication Fund

The Penn Libraries is pleased to announce the establishment of a limited fund to support open-access publication by standing and associated faculty of the University of Pennsylvania. The fund is a pilot project to support Penn scholars who want to make their publications openly accessible to all readers immediately upon publication by paying reasonable publication … Continue reading

Construction Project: Van Pelt-Dietrich Fifth Floor
Collection News / Kislak / Penn Libraries / Van Pelt

Construction Project: Van Pelt-Dietrich Fifth Floor

This summer, the Penn Libraries will begin the construction of the last phase of the Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts. The construction project will take place on the fifth floor of Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center. The project will provide two structural benefits to the Libraries and the Penn community: a secure, … Continue reading


Fine Arts Library: Penn-Only Access Period

Please note the following change in the Fisher Fine Arts Library access policy, effective for the period Wednesday, Dec. 10, through Friday, Dec. 19, 2014. Access is restricted to individuals who hold one of the following valid credentials: PennCard Photo ID from the University of Pennsylvania Health System (UPHS), HUP, CHOP, Pennsylvania, or Presbyterian hospitals, or UPHS affiliate Penn … Continue reading