Reference - REF

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

Fondren Study Breaks - April 24, 25, 26, 27

  • Tuesday April 24 at 7pm - Coffee and snacks study break
  • Wednesday, April 25 at 5pm - Therapy Pets
  • Thursday, April 26 at 5pm - Therapy Pets
  • Friday, April 27 at 3pm - Therapy Pets

Study Break

Trial Database - Data-Planet, structured statistical data

Trial runs through December 9, 2016

Data-Planet Statistical Datasets provides easy access to an extensive repository of standardized and structured statistical data. The Data-Planet repository contains more than 35 billion data points from more than 70 source organizations. The over 4.9 billion datasets in Data-Planet provide immediate access to data presented in charts, maps, graphs, and table form, via multiple points of entry (Conquest Systems).

Access Data-Planet

Journey to the East - Lecture and Concerts

 

Journey to the East

Fondren 101 - Learn the Library in Mandarin Chinese

The library is. . . a place, with quiet spaces, software, equipment, books, and expert help.

It’s also an incredible resource of digital information, literature, art, music, science and history.

Learn your way around with Fondren 101. It’s a tour, followed by a short class to show you where to go and how to look in the library. It’s your Fondren Library orientation. 

Classes will meet in the Quad (East) entrance area of Fondren Library. Each session, including tour and classroom time, will last about 90 minutes.

Register Today

Sessions

  • Nov 12 - Monday, 1:00-2:30 PM  (in Mandarin Chinese)

 

Fondren 101 - Tour

Learn the Library

The library is. . . a place, with quiet spaces, software, equipment, books, and expert help.

It’s also an incredible resource of digital information, literature, art, music, science and history.

Learn your way around with Fondren 101. It’s a tour, followed by a short class to show you where to go and how to look in the library. It’s your Fondren Library orientation.

Fondren 101 Registration

Upcoming Study Breaks and Therapy Pets

Dates and Times

Study Break with Coffee, Snacks and Giveaways
Friday, Dec. 1 from 5-7pm

Pet Therapy Study Breaks
Wednesday, Dec. 6 from 5-9pm
Thursday, Dec. 7 from 5-9pm
Friday, Dec. 8 from 3-5pm

Leisure reading for the holidays - borrow a book before you leave

Looking for a great book to read or listen to over the holidays? Check out Fondren's excellent collection of contemporary literature. The links below will take you our catalog to find something to enjoy during the winter break.

Friends of Fondren Fiction

Leisure Books

Leisure Audio Books