Villanova University faculty may access the Law Library in the Charles Widger School of Law. They may also request borrowing privileges at the Law Library by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. The message should include the professor’s name, department, position, office phone number, and office number/building name.
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Villanova University Faculty, Graduate Students, Visiting Faculty, and Library Staff are eligible for access to and courtesy borrowing privileges at the University of Pennsylvania Library, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center.
The above Villanova University patrons may request a letter at the Falvey service desk verifying they are in good standing and to request that courtesy borrowing privileges be granted at the Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center in accordance with the reciprocal agreement.
Villanova patrons will be considered Reciprocal Courtesy borrowers at Penn's Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center. See all access policies, including database access, that apply on the web pages linked below:
Falvey Library, as a member of PALCI, has agreed to participate in a program that offers free reciprocal borrowing privileges to faculty at member institutions so they may have direct, personal access to materials that are not available at their home institution. Faculty are eligible to borrow materials on-site from participating libraries after completing the following steps.
The OCLC Reciprocal Faculty Borrowing Program grants faculty members from participating institutions borrowing privileges and on-site access to the collections of other participating academic research libraries.
Request an OCLC Reciprocal Faculty Borrowing Program card from the library at your home institution and take it together with your valid university ID and a current government-issued photo ID to the circulation desk of the participating library. Borrowing privileges may vary from institution to institution.