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Check out equipment you may need for papers, projects, or research, ranging from audio recording devices, to binoculars, to VR cameras.
Learn about various kinds of software that can help you with research, study, data analysis, music and design production, and digital projects, and find out how to access it.
Access software in one of our computer labs, or find out how to use the software on your own computer using our virtual computer lab.
Find printers and copiers in library locations across campus.
Visit the Vitale Digital Media Lab, our one-stop shop for everything you might need to complete your digital media project, including equipment, software, specialized printers, and expert help.
Stuck? Contact the Library IT Helpdesk for assistance with permissions, passwords, and general technical support.
Access the Collections
Log in to your account to reserve materials or get them delivered, access interlibrary loan, and view the status of anything you’ve checked out.
Search the catalog, Franklin, for books, journal articles, databases, CDs and DVDs, and anything else in the Penn Libraries collections. Get off-campus access to subscription materials like journals, databases, and e-books only available to Libraries users.
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Request a purchase for our collections. Find out how you can
pick up books at a library location using our contactless lockers. Get books
delivered to your home address.
Request scans of articles or book chapters for quick delivery directly to your inbox. Conduct research with
our unique and notable collections items, which include annotated musical scores, television scripts, medieval manuscripts, LGBTQ comic books, and lots more.