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.

Established in 1891, the J. Bertram Lippincott Gift Fund has supported the acquisition of materials in English literature for over a century.

The Lippincott Family has a distinguished history in Philadelphia, at Penn, and in the publishing world, and many family members have been active supporters of the Penn Library.