Florida State University Libraries
The Future of the Book Conference

Visitor Information


Travel & Hotel Information   Parking Shuttle Service



Conference Location (Get Directions)


    Turnbull Conference Center

    555 W Pensacola Street
    Florida State University
    Tallahassee, Florida

    Direct link for directions to FSU Conference Center (Turnbull):  http://cpd.fsu.edu/conference/facility/directions.cfm


Where to park:


Complimentary parking for the event will be available on the first floor of the St. Augustine Parking Garage located adjacent to the Turnbull Conference Center. Please use the entrance located on St. Augustine Street where there will be an attendant to direct you to event parking. The Conference Center can be accessed directly from the garage on the 4th floor or through the main entrance on W. Pensacola St.

Please note: Parking on floors other than those reserved for event parking is restricted - illegally parked vehicles will be cited.


Hotel Information


  Special conference rates are available:  Deadline to reserve rooms at “The Future of the Book” rate is July 7th, 2011

  Hotel Duval


     Address:  415 North Monroe Street
     Rate: $87/night


Call 850-224-6000

Ask for “The Future of the Book” rate

Book online at:  Hotel Duval, Autograph Collection (SM)

     Extras:  Free shuttle service to and from the airport (advance notification needed by hotel)


 Residence Inn by Marriott Tallahassee  (closest to the FSU Campus)



   Address:  600 W Gaines St
   Rate: $87/night


Call 1-(800)321-2211

Ask for “The Future of the Book” rate


Book online at:  http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/tlhdt-residence-inn-tallahassee-universities-at-the-capitol/?toDate=7/22/11&groupCode=FOBFOBA&fromDate=7/20/11&app=resvlink


Aloft Tallahassee Downtown


    Address:  200 North Monroe Street

    Rate:  $87/night



Book online at Aloft's The Future of the Book reservation page


    Extras:  Free shuttle service to and from airport as well as Turnbull Conference Center
(advance notification needed by hotel)



   Address:  101 South Adams Street
   Rate: $87/night


Call 800-222-8733, and ask for “The Future of the Book” rate

Book online at www.tallahassee.doubletree.com  (Use FOB for Group/Convention code under “Special Accounts”)

   Extras:  Free shuttle service to and from the airport (call upon arrival at airport)

Location information


For information about visiting FSU, please see the FSU (virtual) visitor center: http://www.visit.fsu.edu/

For information about visiting Tallahassee, please see: http://www.visittallahassee.com/

For events in the Tallahassee area, check the website of the Council on Culture & Arts for Tallahassee/Leon County at http://www.morethanyouthought.com

Please see these FSU websites for some recommended hotel and dining options:






555 W Pensacola St, Tallahassee, Florida 32301









The Future of the Book Conference is co-sponsored by

The Florida State University Libraries 116 Honors Way, Tallahassee, FL


PLAN, The Panhandle Library Access Network

FSU LibrariesPLAN


PLAN Future of the Book home