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A Note to CHOP Staff Regarding PennKeys

Eligibility for access to Penn Libraries online resources and services is based on University of Pennsylvania affiliation, such as faculty, student, or staff, documented through Penn or UPHS payroll, faculty appointment, etc. Access to Penn Libraries' resources is controlled by the PennKey credential.

The Penn Libraries cannot sponsor, create, or renew PennKeys for CHOP staff.

For information about what resources are available to CHOP clinicians, visit the "Journal Access" page on the CHOP Intranet:

If you would like to create or renew a PennKey in order to access electronic resources, please visit the Penn Library Access section on the PennKey Procedures page on the CHOP Intranet:

If you have additional questions, please email:


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