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.


  • Tuesday, February 20, 2007; 5:30pm
    "Not in Print, Yet Published: The Significance of Scribal Publication"
  • Thursday, February 22, 2007; 5:30 pm
    "Social Authorship: Collaborations and the Making of Printed Books"
  • Monday, February 26, 2007; 5:30 pm
    "Authorizing Dissent: Can the Private Be Made Public?"

Event Series

Man standing in front of wall of bookshelves holding open book

The A.S.W. Rosenbach Lectures in Bibliography

The Rosenbach Lectures are the longest continuing series of bibliographical lectureships in the United States. Rosenbach Fellows typically present three lectures over a period of one-two weeks.