Printers at Common Press

Common Press Studio

Common Press is the letterpress and book arts studio at the University of Pennsylvania.

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Davis Seminar Room

The Davis Seminar Room is a reservable classroom on the first floor of the library. Faculty and students may reserve the room for classes, workshops, or group study. Those from the Weitzman School of Design and the History of Art program will have priority over other users. To gain entry, see Fisher library staff.

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Fine Arts Library Lower Level Seminar Room

The Lower Level Seminar Room is a reservable classroom on the ground floor of the library, between the Materials Library and Common Press. Faculty and students may reserve the room for classes, workshops, or group study. Those from the Weitzman School of Design and the History of Art program will have priority over other users. To gain entry, see Fisher library staff.

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Fisher Fine Arts Carrels

Students in Weitzman School of Design and History of Art programs are eligible to apply for a carrel. Due to the limited number of carrels, graduate students in a PhD program or last year of Master’s study are given priority. Students at other points in these programs and seniors in the History of Art program embarking on their thesis will be placed on a wait list.

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Fisher Fine Arts Library Rare Book Room

The Fisher Fine Arts Library's rare books room, formally called the Perkins Rare Books Library, is a collection of monuments of architectural publishing.

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Materials Library

The Fisher Fine Arts Materials Library is a collection of over 7000 material samples that serves academics, designers, material scientists and engineers.