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

Three white boards standing in a row behind each other in a sunny room.

Who may borrow?

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

For how long?

Items may be checked out for 4 hours with one 4-hour self-renewal. If necessary, you may request extended checkout periods at the front desk. 


Equipment may be checked out or returned when the service desk is staffed. Rolling Whiteboards must be used on the 2nd floor of Hill Pavilion ONLY.

Overdue Fines

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