Library Resources for Employees
Get off-campus access to online sources such as the AP Photo Archive and the Oxford English Dictionary at www.library.upenn.edu/proxy/.
Enjoy best-sellers available at Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center, 1st floor.
Watch movies and TV shows from around the world. Borrow documentaries, features, concerts—the new VCat video catalog offers everything from Bollywood to Hollywood.
Listen to Jazz and Classical Music CDs and other recordings listed in Franklin, the Library’s catalog, at www.franklin.library.upenn.edu.
Use investment portfolio, extensive corporate intelligence and career development research tools from Lippincott Library’s e-resources at www.library.upenn.edu/lippincott.
Be aware of the latest health information from PubMed and other Biomedical Library resources at www.library.upenn.edu/biomed/.
Read national and international newspapers in Van Pelt’s current periodicals area.
Check out the new books list at http://newbooksplus.library.upenn.edu/cgi-bin/nbp.cgi.
Contact a librarian via e-mail, live chat, telephone, or in-person at http://gethelp.library.upenn.edu/.
Know how with O’Reilly Books and other tech manuals on Safari Tech Books Online in the Library Web E-Resources section.
Take a break in Mark’s Café, on the ground floor of the Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center.
Penn Library is here to meet your information needs at work and beyond!
—University of Pennsylvania Library
Penn Library’s collection stretches beyond the books and periodicals you’d expect, to include digitized images, pictures and prints. The Online Image Collections (http://imagesvr.library.upenn.edu/i/image/all/) site—one of the library’s many digital development programs—is a vast repository of images gathered from collections throughout Penn including the Fisher Fine Arts Library, South Asia Archives, the Furness Image Collection and the University Archives digital image collection of campus buildings, sporting events and prominent figures from the University’s history.
Above: color slide of Dal and Nagini lakes, Srinagar, Kashmir, South Asia Art Archive, Mary B. Wheeler Image Collection.
Almanac, Vol. 51, No. 30, April 26, 2005