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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.


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November 15
event 11/15/2019

"Thai-day" Friday

Faculty Center

**Note:  this event will be held in SFL 207** Join us in the Library Classroom for our Thai-day...

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October 21
event 10/21/2019

Post-Sabbatical Research Talks

Faculty Center

 Post-Sabbatical Research Talks feature presentations by faculty members returning from sabbaticals...

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October 30
event 10/30/2019

Faculty Leadership Development Series: Writing Tenure...

Faculty Center

**Note :  This event will be held in the Academy Room, 2nd Floor, SFL** As tenured faculty...

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November 01
event 11/1/2019

Coffee Break with Kelly in the Light Board Studio

Faculty Center

**Note:  This event will be held in the Light Board Studio, Ground Floor, Stager Hall** Heard...

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November 06
event 11/6/2019

Staying Connected: Continuing Involvement in your Academic...

Faculty Center

Are you in the 5 - 10 year window approaching retirement? Beginning to think about the...

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