Current Exhibits in Fondren Library

While visiting Fondren Library, be sure to check out our rotating exhibits.

 

1st floor exhibit cases near Woodson Research Center and Elevator C Blacks at Rice: An Evolving Legacy - see also the companion exhibit in the Rice Memorial Center. On display April 2019. This exhibit was originally displayed at the African American Library at the Gregory School.
1st floor Hobby Information Concourse

Rice and Nasa: to the Moon and Beyond. The exhibit displays items in the Woodson Research Center which were donated by Rice scientists and astronauts during the long and productive partnership between Rice University and NASA.

1st floor hallway "Flowers in our Neighborhood" photography exhibit by Robert Flatt, in partnership with Rice's "Pancakes for Parkinsons" event on April 13, 2019. Exhibit on display through July 2019.
Inside Woodson Research Center

Rice Institute laboratories and equipment, 1920s-1950s

3rd floor Lovett Lounge Coming soon -- an exhibit of rare cookbooks in Fondren's collections
6th floor exhibit cases

The Bold & the Beautiful: College T-shirts, 1960s-2010s.

Rice Memorial Center trophy case Blacks at Rice: An Evolving Legacy - see also the companion exhibit in the 1st floor exhibit cases near Woodson Research Center. On display April 2019. This exhibit was originally displayed at the African American Library at the Gregory School.