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About Franklin Catalog

Franklin Catalog contains:

  • Penn - Searchable, descriptive records for books, ebooks, journals by journal title, videos (both DVDs and streaming), sound recordings, subscription databases, manuscripts, datafiles, and other resources owned and/or subscribed to by the Penn Libraries. The catalog includes materials that have been order or received, but not yet cataloged.
  • HathiTrust public domain records.

Franklin Catalog does not contain:

  • Individual articles in journals, magazines, and newspapers. Use Franklin Articles+.
  • Individual chapters, essays, and papers within edited works, collections of essays, and conference proceedings. Use Franklin Articles+

Partially included in Franklin Catalog:

  • Older serials that have ceased publication.
  • Copies and volumes of materials cataloged before 1979.
  • Government documents in microform (US, UN, UK, etc.).
  • Research collections in microform.
  • Materials in non-Roman alphabets.
  • Sheet maps
  • Technical reports and working papers.
  • Manuscript materials and rare books. See Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books, and Manuscripts, 6th floor, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Cente).

We continue to add and update catalog records for these older materials as time allows.

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