Library News

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.

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Share Your User Experience

Looking for Participants in User Experience / Usability Testing

The Fondren Library User Experience team is looking for participants for short (15-20 minute) usability sessions conducted this summer via Zoom. These sessions typically involve following prompts on our website or other library platforms while sharing your screen.

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New Subscription: Unlimited file syncing storage for Rice Zotero users

Unlimited file syncing storage for Rice Zotero users provided by Fondren Library’s Zotero Storage subscription

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Fountain Pen

Congratulations to the winners of the Fondren Library Undergraduate Creative Writing Awards!

The Larry McMurtry Prize in Fiction ($1000) is awarded to Neha Tallapragada for "Sunny Day".

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RESCHEDULED -- Friends of Fondren Library Gala and Auction

New Date: March 26, 2021 - Friends of Fondren Library Gala and Auction

This event has been rescheduled for Friday, March 26, 2021. Table and ticket purchases will be honored at the rescheduled event. 

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Personal Archiving: Strategies to Preserve Your Digital and Physical Treasures.

Zoom Session: Personal Archiving: Strategies to Preserve Your Digital and Physical Treasures.

Attend this session with certified archivists Amanda Focke and Rebecca Russell, of the Fondren Library's Woodson Research Center to learn some general approaches to preserving your important personal photographs, letters, emails, digital files on older media, and more.

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Media Mail

Mail your books back to Fondren via USPS Media Mail

Fondren Materials:All Fondren materials have their due dates changed to Tuesday, August 25, 2020 (the day after the beginning of the fall semester) for most users except for graduating students.

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