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.

Lippincott Library Seminar Room

A large meeting room with a projector.

Reservation rules

48 hour advance reservation required. Not available for group study. Priority for seminar room reservations will be given to academically focused groups. The furniture in the room is modular and can be arranged in several different ways. See this FAQ for the three most popular options.

Where to print, copy, scan

Accordion List


  • Ceiling-embedded speaker for audio playback
  • Glass whiteboard
  • HD pan/tilt/zoom camera
  • HD projection system
  • Microphone array in ceiling
  • PC desktop
  • Whiteboard
  • Wireless Keyboard, Wireless Mouse.

  • Mersive Solstice for wireless presentations
  • Bluejeans
  • Skype

Food is not permitted. Covered drinks are permitted.

Location and Accessibility


For Wheelchairs

  • Sufficient doorway & hallway clearance
  • Automatic doors or no doors
  • Clearance to approach table
  • Table with accessible surface height, knee clearance, and leg clearance

Orthopedic Accessibility

  • Chairs have adjustable height


  • Natural and/or non-fluorescent light

Nearby Bathrooms

One accessible, gender-neutral bathroom is located at the west end of the 2nd floor Lippincott space. 8 additional accessible, gender-neutral bathrooms are located on the 3rd floor in the Lippincott elevator lobby. (see floor plan)

Accessible Entrance

Accessible entrance on the ground floor. A brick walk leads from the north side of Levy Park to the accessible door. At the end of the walk are 2 doors. The accessible door is on the right.

Directions to the accessible entrance:   Word   |   PDF