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.


A flatbed scanner is available, free of charge, in the Lippincott Library. Users can scan documents, books, pictures, and more and save the file to a USB device, to a Google Docs account, or by sending it via email.

Print and Copy

A Wharton printer is located on the south side (the Split Button side) of Lippincott Library. A Libraries printer is located in the northwest corner of the Walnut Street side. Lippincott offers both PennCard and coin-operated printing. Black and white and color printing is available.

Printing instructions

The cost for black and white is $.07 per page for single-sided printing, and $.05 per page ($.10 per sheet) for double-sided printing.

Color printing is available in certain locations at a cost of $.28 a page, and $.20 per page ($.40 per sheet) for double-sided printing.

Copy cost

Copies are $.08 each if payment is made by PennCash (with PennCard) or Departmental card.

Copies are $.10 when payment is made in cash.

Departmental Copy Card Request Form