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.

In 2002 by Alan Jacobs, C'67, PAR'09, established the Judith and L. John Clark Fund to honor these friends of the University. The Clark Fund supports the publications and programs of the Library's Schoenberg Center for Electronic Text and Image (SCETI). In particular, the fund supports the acquisition of original material from the period of the English Renaissance, including works by or about William Shakespeare, which can be mounted electronically for networked access by scholars around the world.