UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA,
WEIGLE INFORMATION COMMONS

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA,
WEIGLE INFORMATION COMMONS

Located in the university’s Van Pelt Dietrich Library Center, this new interactive space offers students an innovative, technology-rich venue for collaborative study and learning. Previously a dark and underutilized space, the Information Commons provides group study settings ranging from private study rooms and booths to flexible open spaces. It also includes a seminar room and digital media lab.

Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Size: 7,000 sf

Project Team: Thomas Hotaling AIA, Philip Chen AIA (ABA); Paul H. Yeomans, Inc. (MEP / FP); Keast and Hood Co. (Structural); Cavanaugh Tocci Associates (Acoustics); Becker & Frondorf (Cost Estimating); Wil-Spec (Specifications); Campbell McCabe, Inc. (Hardware); Matt Wargo (Photography)