Penn Resources

Below are just some of the many resources available at the University of Pennsylvania to enrich language instruction.



The ARCH building houses the multicultural centers: La Casa Latina, Makuu: the Black Cultural Center, the Pan-Asian American Community House (PAACH).


Center for Excellence in Teaching, Learning, and Innovation

The Center for Excellence in Teaching, Learning, and Innovation offers workshops and resources to promote teaching excellence. 


Central Pool Classrooms

Penn staff and faculty may book Central Pool Classrooms for academic events such as review sessions, guest speakers, etc.


Language Resource Center

The Language Resource Center (LRC) is designed to support faculty and instructors in the preparation of resources for instruction. Instructors may reserve WILL 440 as a space for language tables or class events.


Penn Mentor Meals

Language instructors may host a meal with their students through the Penn Mentor Meals program organized by New Student Orientation and Academic Initiatives.


Penn Museum

The Academic Engagement Department at the Penn Museum encourages instructors to integrate the large and diverse collections of the Museum into their curriculum.


SAS Resource Hub for Teaching

This Canvas site offers key resources for SAS instructors and ongoing announcements that pertain to deadlines throughout the semester, updates to academic policies, or exciting new pedagogical practices that affect undergraduate education.


Van Pelt Library

Search the Franklin catalog for materials by language or view its global collections.