Library News

The SHAFR Guide Online: An Annotated Bibliography of U.S. Foreign Relations since 1600

Trial: The SHAFR Guide Online: An Annotated Bibliography of U.S. Foreign Relations since 1600

This online guide is a "2.1 million-word online annotated bibliography of historical work covering the entire span of U.S. foreign relations (Brill)."


Learn the Library

Fondren 101 - Learn the Library Tour & Orientation

The library is. . . a place, with quiet spaces, software, equipment, books, and expert help. It’s also an incredible resource of digital information, literature, film, art, music, science and history.


Research Source

New Trial: Research Source

Research Source provides access to over 8 million pages of primary source materials selected from Adam Matthew Publications' extensive microfilm back catalog. This trial includes access to the following modules: ● Area Studies: India


New Trial: Africa's Historical Newspapers

Extended Trial: African and African-American Online Collections

African Newspapers

1) World Newspaper Archive: African Newspapers, Series I, 1800-1922. This collection provides more than 40 fully searchable African newspapers published in the 19th and 20th centuries;


Green Team

Introducing Fondren's Sustainability Plan - Available Now

Fondren Library has joined the movement to become a more sustainable organization!


New Trial: Art & Architecture ePortal

New Trial: Art & Architecture ePortal

This database "features important works of scholarship in the history of art, architecture, decorative arts, photography, and design.


Reginald Moore Travel Grant

Fondren announces new Reginald Moore Travel Grant for Research in Activism and Social Justice

On June 19, 2020, the School of Humanities and Fondren Library at Rice   University were pleased to announce the creation of three new funding   opportunities.