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YOUR SUCCESS University Libraries are the information hub of Florida State University. Our locations in Tallahassee and beyond offer dynamic learning spaces, research materials, and technological resources to support all student and faculty academic goals. The Libraries provide fast, friendly service in a safe environment and ensure worldwide access to a substantial collection of research materials.
LIBRARIES TO SERVE YOU
FSU LIBRARIES IN TALLAHASSEE 1 Strozier (Main) 3 FAMU-FSU Engineering
4 Claude Pepper
7 Goldstein (Children’s and Information Studies) BEYOND TALLAHASSEE 9 Panama City, FL 11 London, England
2 Dirac (Science) 6 Law
10 Florence, Italy
12 Ringling Museum, Sarasota, FL
13 Panama City, Republic of Panama
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MAKE YOURSELF AT HOME
Whether you're studying in a group or researching solo, there is a place just for you at your academic home away from home! University Libraries provide research assistance, tutoring, and technology support, as well as access to a wide range of technology devices, from laptops to DSLR cameras. While you're here, enjoy a snack or a drink from Starbucks or bring your own.
• Quiet and talk-friendly areas • Collaborative work spaces • Reading rooms • Peer-based tutoring (lib.fsu.edu/tutoring-information) • Food and drink permitted • Advising • Dedicated spaces and resources for graduate students and faculty • Reading/Writing Center (lib.fsu.edu/tutoring/reading-writing-center) • Textbooks (lib.fsu.edu/form/textbook-request)
A CLOSER LOOK
AT FSU LIBRARIES
MILLION + VOLUMES
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ONE OF THE TOP 125 RESEARCH
+ WEEKEND HOURS AT STROZIER
LIBRARIES IN NORTH AMERICA
93 % OF FSU STUDENTS
hundreds of thousands of e-books
VISIT STROZIER EACH SEMESTER
FIND THE INFORMATION YOU NEED It doesn’t matter if you’re writing a short
paper, honors thesis, dissertation, or article, FSU Libraries have got you covered. Schedule an in-depth consultation with a subject specialist or drop in for assistance at any location. We encourage faculty and teaching assistants to take advantage of customized instruction sessions, assistance navigating the academic publishing process and copyright, and — best of all — delivery of books and journal articles to their offices via the Library Express Delivery Service (lib.fsu.edu/services/led). For more faculty and graduate student services, visit lib.fsu.edu/faculty and lib.fsu.edu/graduate-students-services.
RESEARCH TOOLS AT YOUR SERVICE • Consultations (lib.fsu.edu/form/consultation) • OneSearch (lib.fsu.edu/onesearch) • Research guides (http://guides.lib.fsu.edu) • UBorrow (lib.fsu.edu/services/uborrow) • Subject specialists (lib.fsu.edu/scholars-commons/subject-specialists) • Interlibrary loan (lib.fsu.edu/ill) • Virtual services via chat, e-mail, skype, and more For more ways to get research assistance, visit lib.fsu.edu/service/research.
GET TO KNOW RARE AND UNIQUE COLLECTIONS
Open the door to discover FSU’s world-class Special Collections and Archives. Here you will find rare books, manuscripts, historic maps, and other extraordinary research materials (lib.fsu.edu/specialcollections).
OUR PREMIER COLLECTIONS INCLUDE: • Napoleon and the French Revolution • History of science
• Southern business history • Florida Panhandle history
• A complete run of the Kelmscott Press
• Carothers Memorial Rare Bibles Collections
• John M. Shaw Childhood in Poetry Collection At Claude Pepper Library you’ll have access to the personal and political papers of several Florida political leaders and organizations (lib.fsu.edu/pepper-library). Heritage Protocol and University Archives are the repository for FSU History, with both ofﬁcial documents and those illuminating the student experience (heritage.fsu.edu). Members of the Flying High Circus gather around a camera in their costumes before a show (1953).
NEED TECHNOLOGY? BORROW OURS
Access to technological resources and assistance means that your tech projects have never been easier. Brush up on document formatting, project design, and video/audio editing. Need a computer fast? Check which of our more than 600 PCs and Macs are available at Strozier or Dirac (lib.fsu.edu/services/computer-availability).
GEOSET Studios, located at Dirac, is the latest addition to the Global Educational Outreach for Science
Engineering and Technology initiative. This video recording studio is an
academic service provided for free to the entire University community
and gives them a chance to showcase their work.
TECH IT OUT! Study spaces equipped with SMART boards, Mondopads, Eno boards, and writable walls 3D printer
FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY LIBRARIES 116 Honors Way Tallahassee, FL 32306 (850) 644-2706 LIB.FSU.EDU Photography: Florida State University, Bremen Hill, Stuart Rochford, Ray Stanyard, and Sandra Varry
Cameras, headphones, phone chargers, laptops, and more available for loan Wii and Xbox 360 Accessibility lab with adaptive furniture, technology, and software FSU Digital Library â&#x20AC;&#x201D; online collections of photos, pamphlets, maps, manuscripts, sheet music, and rare books (fsu.digital.flvc.org)