Access to the College Green area of campus will be restricted until further notice. PennCard holders and some Penn affiliates may enter and exit Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center through the Rosengarten Undergraduate Study Center on the ground floor, and may enter and exit the Fisher Fine Arts Library through the 34th Street entrance to Meyerson Hall. See our Service Alerts for details.

Campus map showing the approach to the Van Pelt book drop


Van Pelt Library is located between 34th and 36th streets below Walnut. To reach the front of the building, walk down the 36th street walk from 36th street or Woodland walk from 34th street. When you are facing the stairs to the first floor main entrance, the book drop and the accessible entrance are on the right side of the building on the ground floor.


Van Pelt Accessible Entrance and Book Drop Wide Shot


Van Pelt Accessible Entrance and Book Drop Close Up