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Fondren Fellows

Fondren Fellows Program

The Fondren Fellows program funds Rice undergraduate or graduate students to conduct research or teaching projects sponsored by Fondren Library that will benefit the library and the scholarly community.

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Now Access the Wall Street Journal

Rice Subscription: The Wall Street Journal

The Wall Street Journal is an American business-focused, English-language international daily newspaper based in New York City.

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The New York Times

Unlimited Access to The New York Times

Go to http://accessnyt.com/. Search for "Rice University" If you are setting up an account for the first time, you must use your Rice email for setup. For best practice choose a unique and secure password.

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HeinOnline's Military and Government Database

New Database: HeinOnline's Military and Government Database

Check out this newly added database for researching the history, glory and nitty-gritty of the U.S. military.

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Houston Asian American Archive was awarded the Texas Digital Library’s Excellence Award for 2021

Houston Asian American Archive was awarded the Texas Digital Library’s Excellence Award for 2021

The TDL Excellence Award honors a specific project that demonstrates overall excellence in one or more areas of digital library practice. 

The winner of this year's Excellence Award is the Houston Asian American Archive at Rice University.

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New Exhibit: Virtually Unwrapping 2,000 Year Old Scrolls

New Exhibit: Virtually Unwrapping 2,000 Year Old Scrolls

Virtually Unwrapping 2,000 Year Old Scrolls: New technologies make the impossible possible so that carbonized scrolls can be digitally read

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China Research Gateway

New Trial: China Research Gateway

This database is "a centralized means for discovery and access to an unparalleled breadth of Chinese resources, including scholarly journals, monographs, statistical publications, government documents, newspapers, dissertations, patents, and more (East View)."

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Fondren Library's Current Mask Policy

Fondren Library's Current Mask Policy

Masks are NOT required if you have been fully vaccinated. Masks ARE required if you have not been fully vaccinated. Please wear a mask when interacting with library staff.

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