Library News

Bingo Night

Students: Join us Tuesday, August 30th from 7-9pm

Open to all Rice Students - Come learn about Fondren Library and have fun! Tuesday, August 30th, meet us in the first floor lobby between 7:00pm and 9:00pm to get your bingo card and start exploring what Fondren Library has to offer.

 

 

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Ithaka S+R Survey Rice Research

Rice University’s Fondren Library partnered with Ithaka S+R to administer an online survey in Spring 2015 to inform and improve library services. Faculty were surveyed on three topics, including: Digital Research Activities, Data Preservation & Management, and Discovery.

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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.

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Jesse Jones

Historic Records of Jesse Jones Archived in Woodson

The historic records of Jesse Jones (1874-1956), one of the nation's most powerful appointed officials during the Great Depression and World War II and one of Houston's pre-eminent developers during the first half of the 20th century, are now archived at Rice University's Fondren Library.

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Construction

Coming Soon - New Reading Room

Apologies for the inconvenience caused by our first floor renovations. We are planning a beautiful new reading room with lots more places to study and relax.

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Music from Fondren

Music from Fondren Concert - December 1, 5:00pm

Please join us for a one-hour concert with commentary featuring violinists from the Shepherd School of Music. Works by J.S. Bach, Prokofiev, Ysaÿe and Rochberg will be performed. Kyle Morrow Room, Fondren Library 3rd Floor Tuesday, December 1, 2015 5:00pm

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Share Your Feedback on Our Website Redesign

We are working to make the website easier to use and more streamlined. Tell us what you think.

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