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About the du Pont Veterinary Medicine Library: Overview

Jean Austin du Pont Veterinary Library

New Bolton
382 West Street Rd.
Kennett Square, PA 19348
Ground Floor - Myrin Building
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Phone: 610-925-6235

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Librarian - Dee Crandall

The library doors are generally open Monday-Friday, 8:00am-6:00pm.
On evenings, weekends, and holidays, the library doors are locked, but the library can be entered via the card-swipe and your PennCard.
If you have a problem entering the library with your PennCard, contact Patty Antes at (610) 925-6320 or

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

When a staff member is not on-hand, Penn Vet staff and students may check out their own books by completing a white card, or try our convenient  barcode checkout.

General Information

Library Facilities

  • 2 networked computers
  • Printer - print from network or use PaperCut ( to print from your personal device or any campus computer (choose "du Pont Printer")
  • Color scanner
  • Lending laptop
  • Power strips
  • Whiteboard
  • Quiet study room

  • Dedicated cubicles on mezzanine level