The main entrance to the Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center is now open. Van Pelt Library and the Fisher Fine Arts Library are currently open to Penn Card holders, Penn affiliates, and certain visitors. See our Service Alerts for details.

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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Accordion List


  • Conference table
  • Overhead projector
  •  PC desktop

No food is allowed in the Fisher Fine Arts Library. Beverages in covered containers are allowed.

Location and Accessibility


For Wheelchairs

  • Sufficient doorway & hallway clearance
  • Clearance to approach table
  • Table with accessible surface height, knee clearance, and leg clearance


  • Natural and/or non-fluorescent light

Nearby Bathrooms

Men's and women's accessible bathrooms are on the Lower Level, in the Duhring Wing of the building.

For access, please find a staff member or call 215-898-9870. The door between Fisher and the Duhring Wing is alarmed and will summon campus police.

Accessible Entrance

Fisher accessible entrance

Directions to the accessible entrance:   Word   |   PDF