Library News

Voter Registration Events - Sep. 21, 25, 27 & 28

Voter Registration Events - Sep. 21, 25, 27 & 28

Register to vote! Deputy Voter Registrars will be in Fondren Library near the circulation desk to help you register to vote and answer any questions you may have about registration or the voting process before the October 9 registration deadline.


The American Slavery Collection

TRIAL: The American Slavery Collection, 1820-1922: From the American Antiquarian Society.

This collection contains "the American Antiquarian Society's extraordinary holdings of slavery and abolition materials [that] delivers more than 3,500 works published over the course of more than 100 years." This database "addresses every facet of American slavery - one of the most important and


New Feature: Artstor images in JSTOR

A new JSTOR feature includes images from Artstor in search results! Over 800,000 images are currently indexed in JSTOR and the number is continued to grow. This new search feature is not intended to replace Artstor, but does make JSTOR even more fun!

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LGBT Magazine Archive

TRIAL: ProQuest LGBT Magazine Archive

The Advocate is the periodical of record for information about the LGBT community. The oldest surviving continuously published US title of its type, having launched in 1967; it has charted the history and culture of the LGBT community for over 50 years. As one of very few LGBT titles to pre-date the 1969 Stonewall riots, it spans the history of the gay rights movement.


Fall Hours

Fall Hours Start on Monday, August 20

Fall 2018 Rice ID Holder Hours - August 20 - December 12   SUN MON TUE WED THU


Audio Studio

Reserve our Audio, Video and Photography Studios Online

Rice ID Holders may reserve the Audio or Video & Photography Studios in the Digital Media Commons (DMC) located in basement of the library.


Academic Video Online

NEW TRIAL: Academic Video Online

Academic Video Online is the most comprehensive video subscription available to libraries.


The New York Times logo

New York Times - Renew Digital Subscription

Setting up an account for first time users or for renewing your digital subscription. 

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