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About the du Pont Veterinary Medicine Library: Overview

Veterinary library at New Bolton Center

382 West Street Rd.
Kennett Square, PA 19348
Ground Floor - Myrin Building
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Phone: 610-925-6235
Email: vetlib@pobox.upenn.edu

The veterinary library at New Bolton Center is accessible to Penn Vet staff and students 8am-6pm, 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 antes@vet.upenn.edu. Other Penn affiliates and members of the public can make arrangements for a visit by contacting the librarian.

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Librarian staffing at New Bolton Center

Need research help or other assistance?   Please contact Heather Burychka, New Bolton Center Librarian, at burychka@upenn.edu or 610-925-6235.  Her regular hours in the DuPont Library are Mondays & Thursdays 7:30am-3:00pm and Tuesdays 7:30am-2:00pm.

Need help and the library isn't staffed? Please contact the Philadelphia Veterinary Library staff at (215) 898-8895 or vetlib@pobox.upenn.edu or Margy Lindem, Head of Veterinary Libraries, directly at (215) 898-8874 or mlindem@pobox.upenn.edu. 

Chat with a veterinary librarian or book a one-on-one consultation here.

When the librarian is not on-hand in the DuPont Library, Penn Vet staff and students may check out their own books by using the Self-Checkout MeeScan kiosk or filling out a white card.

Library Facilities

  • 2 networked computers
  • Printing - print from desktop computers to library printer or use PaperCut (papercut.vet.upenn.edu) 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
  • Quiet study room and study spaces

  • Dedicated cubicle on mezzanine level