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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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September 13
event 9/13/2019

"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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August 19
event 8/19/2019

New Faculty Orientation Day

Faculty Center

**Note - this event will be held in multiple locations on campus.** Faculty who are new to the F&...

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August 20
event 8/20/2019

Coffee with...Kate Snider, Title IX Coordinator

Faculty Center

Do you have questions about Title IX? Looking for sample language to include on your syllabus?...

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August 22
event 8/22/2019

Faculty Leadership Development Series: Crafting Interim...

Faculty Center

As a department or program chair, do you feel confident in your ability to best represent your...

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August 23
event 8/23/2019

Canvas Drop-In

Faculty Center

Does your Canvas Course need a tune-up? Not sure where to start? Stop by the Faculty Center this...

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