Community Engagement

Community Engagement

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Philadelphia, PA – On October 24, the Penn Libraries’ Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts (the Kislak Center) welcomed 60 fifth-grade students and their teachers, Sacha...
PHILADELPHIA, PA, March 5, 2014 - Penn Libraries is proud to announce the appointment of Ancil George as the inaugural Community Outreach Librarian. A 44-year employee of Penn Libraries, and most...
PHILADELPHIA, PA          On Wednesday, February 4, the Penn Libraries launched the “A Book A Day” program as a partnership between the Libraries, the Henry C. Lea Elementary...
This article was originally published in the Almanac, vol. 61, No. 17, on 12/16/2014. It can be viewed here in its original form.  The Penn Libraries’ Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare...
On November 16th, 2016, the Penn Libraries hosted a school trip for 46 first and second graders from South Philadelphia’s Southwark Elementary School in the Kislak Center for Special Collections,...
PHILADELPHIA, PA (December 14, 2012) - The National Museum of American Jewish History (NMAJH) and the University of Pennsylvania Libraries have initiated a unique partnership to enhance public access...
On November 16th, the staff at the Penn Biomedical Library welcomed 30 curious 4th-8th graders from West Philadelphia’s Quba Institute into their spaces to learn about biomedical librarianship as an...