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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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Martin Library of the Sciences

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March 24
event 3/24/2017

"Thai-day" Friday Buffet

Faculty Center

Join us in the Faculty Center for our last Thai-day Friday Buffet of the semester.  This joint...

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February 27
event 2/27/2017

Conversation with F&M's ESL/ELL Tutors

Faculty Center

As you are likely aware, F&M engages two ESL specialists to offer ELL (English Language Learner)...

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February 28
event 2/28/2017

Innovation / Creativity Lunch for Pre-Tenure Faculty

Faculty Center

Your scholarship and teaching represents some of the most innovative work on liberal arts campuses,...

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March 01
event 3/1/2017

Fellowship Development - A Discussion for Faculty with the...

Faculty Center

Please join us on Wednesday, March 1 at noon to 1 pm in the Faculty Center to discuss how using a...

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March 03
event 3/3/2017

Using and Teaching with the Lightboard

Faculty Center

Join colleagues in the Faculty Center for this lunchtime discussion about using and teaching with a...

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