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 1977 by Julia B. Leisenring (College for Women, 1970), this fund supports acquisitions for the Rare Book & Manuscript Library at the University of Pennsylvania.

For faculty, students, and visiting scholars, this fund supports collection development that provides the basis for a new understanding of the past.