Peter Alldred Memorial Collection


The Alldred Collection is a popular browsing collection of fiction and non-fiction titles and is updated weekly.

This collection includes:

  • contemporary fiction
  • popular non-fiction including travel, biographies, film studies, popular science and current events

The Alldred Collection is housed in the Cup and Chaucer CafĂ©, located on the First Floor of Hillman Library.  


  • For University of Pittsburgh faculty, staff, and students, the Alldred Collection books circulate for 4 weeks with a maximum renewal period of 8 weeks. 
  • For ULS Special borrowers, books circulate for 2 weeks with a maximum renewal period of 4 weeks. 

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Try out Overdrive@PITT!