Library News

Creative Writing Contest

Undergraduate Creative Writing Awards - $3,000 in Prizes

The Larry McMurtry Prize in Fiction $1,000 The Max Apple Prize in Nonfiction $1,000 The Susan Wood Prize in Poetry $1,000 Overview


Fondren Fellows Showcase

Fondren Fellows Showcase - April 6th at 3pm

Should Fondren Library offer treadmill desks, standing desks, bike desks or some other form of furniture that offers an alternative to just sitting?


FOFL reception

Friends of Fondren Library Reception on March 29, 2017

On Wednesday, March 29, 2017, the Friends of Fondren Library will host its annual event honoring Rice faculty, staff, alumni and members of the Friends of Fondren Library who have authored a book published in calendar year 2016, edited a journal published in 2016, composed a major mu


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AtoZ Databases - Trial Subscription through April 1

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2017 Friends of Fondren Gala

2017 Friends of Fondren Library Gala - March 2, 2017

Join us for the Friends of Fondren Library's 37th annual gala dinner and auction honoring The D.


Baby Changing

Fondren Library Now Has A Baby Changing Station

Located on the first floor, in the unisex bathroom near Fondren 156.