Otto E. Albrecht Music Library and Eugene Ormandy Music & Media Center

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About the Library:

The Otto E. Albrecht Music Library and Eugene Ormandy Music and Media Center are located in the Van Pelt Library, on the fourth floor (west). We serve the research and teaching needs of Penn’s Music Department and the Penn music community. At the core of the collection are scores in both scholarly and performing editions, literature on music history and theory, ethnomusicology, jazz, popular music, and microforms of primary sources. We house more than 70,000 books, more than 75,000 music scores (print and digital), and more than 50,000 sound recordings and video (digital and analog formats), as well as journals and periodicals. more... →



Early Medical and Dental Books. Tab. VI from Philip Pfaff's "Abhandlung von den Zähnen des menschlichen Körpers und deren Krankheiten" (RK301 P53 1756)

On display through 11/17/2019

Early Medical and Dental Books

From the Thomas Wiltberger Evans Collection
Marian Anderson on the World Stage. Photo of Marian Anderson boarding a plane (1941). Marian Anderson Photograph Collection, Kislak Center


Marian Anderson on the World Stage

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From Antarctica to Zimbabwe.
Detail from of Charles Godfrey Leland's May 3, 1870 letter to George Henry Baker, UPenn Ms. Coll. 1070


From Antarctica to Zimbabwe

Archives Month Philly Around the World with Archives, Books and Codices October 23, 2019, 5:00-6:30 PM

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