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New Bolton Center Large Animal Block Veterinary Library Resources: Home

DuPont Library Information

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The DuPont Library at New Bolton Center is accessible to Penn Vet staff and students 7am-7pm, Monday through Friday, with part-time staffing. Members of the Penn Vet community can arrange for swipe card access during other hours by contacting Patty Antes at (610) 925-6320 or


Need research help or other assistance?   Please contact the Philadelphia Veterinary Library staff at, 215-898-8895.  Visit the DuPont Library page to see when the duPont library will be staffed.

Print Books and Course Reserves

Many of our resources are available in an electronic format. We have worked with your instructors to provide online access to as many recommended reading materials as possible. Use the Canvas link, Course Materials@Penn Libraries, to see your Course Reserves materials (for more information see the graphic at right)

To request scans of material not available electronically, use our Request Digital Delivery service.

Print books not available in the DuPont Library collection may be requested for pickup there.  Search for the book in Penn Libraries Franklin catalog.  Click the Get It button and then choose Request in Print.  Select delivery to Vet Library - New Bolton Center.  You will be notified by email when the book has been received and is ready for pickup.

The readings recommended by your instructor are available at the Course Materials@Penn Libraries link in Canvas


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  • Click on "View online" to go directly to an electronic resource. Sign in with your Penn credentials if prompted. 

  • Click on the title to see the library location for print material.

  • Add tags to prioritize your resources.

More Resources

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DuPont Library Facilities

  • 2 networked computers
  • Printing - print from desktop computers to library printer or use PaperCut ( to print from your personal device to a New Bolton Center campus printer (library printer not available)
  • Color scanner
  • Self-Checkout MeeScan kiosk to borrow books when librarian is not available
  • Power strips
  • Whiteboard

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  • Warm, quiet and welcoming atmosphere with eFireplace and comfy seating
  • Relaxation activities & sweet treats
  • Loft cubicle for quiet study 

Study room with desk and window

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