- All personal belongings must be stored in designated areas.
- Laptop computers and small cameras may be brought into the reading room. Pencils and paper for notes will be available. All other items, such as pens, highlighters, markers, tripods, and flatbed or hand scanners are not allowed. Flash photography is prohibited. All items being brought into the reading room will be inspected by the receptionist before you enter and again as you leave.
- Absolutely no food or drink is allowed in the reading room or adjacent study rooms.
- All cell phones should be left on silent mode. We ask that patrons refrain from talking on cell phones while they are in the reading room.
Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia PA 19104-6206
The accessible entrance of Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center opens into the Goldstein Undergraduate Study Center. This entrance is on the ground floor of the building facing Blanche P. Levy Park. A wheelchair accessible doorbell is located on the railing leading toward the door.