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 About the College Library

One Library,
Two Locations

Franklin & Marshall College Library is housed in two locations: the Shadek-Fackenthal Library and the Martin Library of the Sciences. To find out each of their hours of operation, amenities, offices and centers, as well as their specific library collection holdings, follow our above links.


Shadek-Fackenthal Library

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February 17
event 2/17/2016

Faculty Center ABC's - Advisory Board Chat: Sharing...

Faculty Center

All faculty members maintain a scholarly life; it's a given part of our dual identity -...

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March 02
event 3/2/2016

Faculty Center ABC's - Advisory Board Chat: Making the Most...

Faculty Center

Spring Break is on the horizon, which means student advising appointments are just around the...

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March 07
event 3/7/2016

Convergence Grant Projects

Faculty Center

The Convergence Grants are an internal funding source for faculty to explore innovative connections...

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March 08
event 3/8/2016

How Learning Works - Reading/Discussion Group

Faculty Center

A group of faculty are reading How Learning Works by Ambrose et al. , and all faculty are invited...

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