Leisure reading for the holidays - borrow a book before you leave
Looking for a great book to read or listen to over the holidays? Check out Fondren's excellent collection of contemporary literature. The links below will take you our catalog to find something to enjoy during the winter break.
Historic Records of Jesse Jones Archived in Woodson
The historic records of Jesse Jones (1874-1956), one of the nation's most powerful appointed officials during the Great Depression and World War II and one of Houston's pre-eminent developers during the first half of the 20th century, are now archived at Rice University's Fondren Library.
Music from Fondren Concert - December 1, 5:00pm
Please join us for a one-hour concert with commentary featuring violinists from the Shepherd School of Music. Works by J.S. Bach, Prokofiev, Ysaÿe and Rochberg will be performed. Kyle Morrow Room, Fondren Library 3rd Floor Tuesday, December 1, 2015 5:00pm
Music of Difference: Friday, November 13 - 3:00pm
Francis Poulenc Archive Arrives at Fondren
Fondren Library announces the acquisition of the Rose Lambiotte Family Francis Poulenc Archive, consisting of original autograph musical manuscripts, signed and inscribed printed scores, autograph letters and related material.