Monthly Archives: April 2012

Thinking About Summer School?

Are you thinking about taking (or even teaching) classes during one or both of the university’s two summer sessions this year? Good for you! Just remember that Rice Library is here to serve you with the same range of services, … Continue reading

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A New Window Into America’s Past

On April 2, the National Archives and Records Administration of the United States released for the first time the 1940 census.  This is the most recent of the decennial censuses to be made available to libraries, researchers, genealogists and the general … Continue reading

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