Library News

Congratulations Owls

Learn about Rice Alumni Services at Fondren

Fondren Library provides online access to selected resources through an agreement with the Office of Alumni Affairs


Therapy Pets

Upcoming Study Breaks and Therapy Pets

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


We are Looking for Fondren Library Student Ambassadors

Library Ambassadors are undergraduate and graduate students who primarily promote library resources and services to the campus community. They also may engage in conversations about Fondren Library, and advocate for the perspectives of student library users.


Leisure Reading

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.


Portable Battery Chargers

New Service: Portable Battery Chargers

4 hour checkout, at Circulation Desk, with a Rice ID. Lightning and Micro-USB compatible


Study Break

Fondren Library Study Break, Dec. 7 from 10pm-midnight

Come check out the library's competed reading room and enjoy some snacks and great giveaways!