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.

Look below for information about each location.

Accordion List


Metal stand for a laptop sitting on a desk.

C1 Aluminum Laptop Stand. Use with laptops up to 17 inches across. Adjustable height up to 6 inches.

Who may borrow?

Current Penn Vet students, faculty, and staff with PennKey and active PennCard.

For how long?

Normally, items may be checked out for 4 hours. However, you may request extended checkout periods at the front desk.

Overdue fines

$25/day late fee starting 1 minute after the scheduled return time.


Equipment may be checked out or returned when the service desk is staffed. Just ask for a laptop stand. 

Special arrangements for a longer borrowing period may be made by speaking with library staff on weekdays between 9am and 5pm. 

No reservation required.