Open Access / Open Access Week / Penn Libraries

Why pay for what’s free? Finding open access and public domain articles. Open Access Week Post #3

Post by John Mark Ockerbloom, Digital Library Strategist & Metadata Architect (John Ockerbloom is the author of Everybody’s Libraries. You can also follow his insights and work on Open Access via twitter.) It happens to most researchers all too often.  You see a reference or a link to an article that you’d love to read or … Continue reading


Restricted Access During Spring 2015 Reading Days and Final Exams (April 30 – May 12)

Visitor access to the Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center and the Fisher Fine Arts Library will be restricted during the Spring 2015 reading days and final exam period, April 30 – May 12. Access is limited to individuals who hold the following credentials: A PennCard An institutional I.D. from HUP, CHOP, Pennsylvania or Presbyterian Hospitals, or a … Continue reading