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Provides research assistance and instruction in the use of library resources.

Faculty Assistance

Let us work collaboratively with you to design and implement instructional services aimed at developing skills needed by undergraduate and graduate students to excel in their work at Rice University and after graduation. We are committed to user outreach and excellent customer service to provide an effective instruction program that meets the needs of our library users.


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Subject Librarians

Collection Development Subject Librarians

Building and preserving the Fondren Library collections involves a group of more than fifteen subject and area specialists. These librarian specialists, who serve as liaisons to each academic department on campus, are available by e-mail, phone or appointment to assist you.

Print, Copy, Scan

Fondren Library has printers, copiers and scanners available for all users. Some are primarily for use by Rice University students, faculty and staff (require a Rice NetID), and some are for all users and require purchase of a copy card.

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