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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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Voter Information and Events at Fondren Library

Fall 2020 Voter Registration Drives

Are you registered to vote at your current address?

The TX registration deadline is October 5, 2020. Rice volunteers will be outside Fondren, academic quad side, to register you to vote or answer questions.

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Join Us: Fondren Study Break - May 6-12

Join Us: Fondren Study Break - May 6-12

Study Break

Yay, it's the end of the semester! Come have snacks and take a selfie!

Snacks

Thursday, May 6th from noon-2pm at the Circulation Desk.

Selfie Backdrop

Snap a selfie at our "photo booth" all week, May 6-12th.

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 National Palace Museum Online

New Trial: National Palace Museum Online

Access to journals from the National Palace Museum, Taiwan's national museum, including the National Palace Museum Bulletin, the National Palace Museum Monthly of Chinese Art and the National Palace Museum Research Quarterly.

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Congratulations to Jenny Li-Wang,  Shreyas Karki  and  Sophia Peng

Winners of the fifth annual Fondren Library Undergraduate Creative Writing Awards

Congratulations to Jenny Li-Wang, Shreyas Karki and Sophia Peng, the winners of the fifth annual Fondren Library Undergraduate Creative Writing Awards!

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Fondren Library Presents Earth Week

Fondren Library Presents Earth Week

Join us for events all week long celebrating Earth Week

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