Use of cell phones in the Libraries

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In order to provide an environment conducive to using the Libraries, please conduct cell phone conversations away from study, research, and service areas; and turn off ringers while in the Library.

Cell phone areas in Penn Libraries:

Van Pelt Dietrich Library Center

The following areas have been designated for cell phone use:

  • Ground floor: Area next to bulletin board across from elevators.
  • 1st floor East: Across from the Current Periodicals Desk at the foot of the stairs to 2nd Floor.
  • 2nd floor East: Class of 1967 lounge at top of stairs to 2nd floor.

The stacks and study carrel areas are designated quiet study and research areas.

Biomedical Library

Foyer of Library near phones.

Chemistry Library

Lobby area outside of the Library.

Levy Dental Library

Hallway outside of Library entrance.

Fisher Fine Arts Library

Furness Lobby and Porch.

Levy Dental Library

Hallway outside of Library entrance.

Math/Physics/Astronomy Library

Hallway outside of Library entrance.

Museum Library

Hallway outside of Library entrance.

The Library at the Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies and the Veterinary School Libraries

do not permit use of cell phones.

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