Both Commons offer a variety of teaching and learning resources for Penn students, facutly and staff. From reservable study and teaching spaces, to student assistance services, to workshops and equipment lending, the Commons support students at the individual and course level. Browse our pages to learn more about specfic resources at the Commons.

  • Vitale Digital Media Lab

    Vitale Digital Media Lab

    The Vitale Digital Media Lab offers training, equipment and knowledgeable staff to assist patrons in working with digital media including video, audio, imaging, graphic design, and web publishing.
  • Equipment Lending

    Equipment Lending

    Current Penn students, faculty and staff with PennKey and active PennCard can borrow a variety of equipment at the Weigle Information Commons and Education Commons.
  • Printing Resources


    The Weigle Information Commons provides six printers (including a large-format poster printer in the Vitale Digital Media Lab) and the Education Commons provides two printers for students, faculty and staff.
  • Scanning Resources


    Penn students, faculty and staff may use one of the 7 scanner stations available in the Weigle Information Commons and 1 scanner available in the Education Commons.
  • Printing, Video and Audio FAQ

    How Do I...?

    Learn how to print a poster, create a video, record and edit audio, and more.