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Administration The Library is administered by the Dean of Libraries with the Senior Leadership Team.
Assessment: Library Research & Statistics FSU Libraries use data to drive its decision making to improve access, services, and collections for the FSU population.
Facilities Facilities Management at The Florida State University Libraries effectively and efficiently provides maintenance and operational services that support the faculty, staff and students in pursuit of excellence in their individual and institutional academic research and community objectives.
Financial Services Business Administration oversees the fiscal management of the Libraries as directed by the Dean. This includes everything from planning the budget to closing out expenditures at the end of each fiscal year.
Human Resources The Human Resources Team administers human resource activities and functions for the University Libraries and serves as the liaison to the University’s Department of Human Resources and to the Dean of Faculties Human Resources.
Marketing and Communications The FSU Libraries Marketing Team is committed to producing high-quality branded materials and content to better engage FSU students, faculty, staff, and the entire scholarly community. We aim to tell the story of the FSU Libraries.
Security Library Security staff are responsible for ensuring the safety and protection of all individuals, their belongings and University property.

Research and Learning Services

Access Services and Delivery Collections, Access, & Delivery maintains and makes accessible the entirety of circulating materials for Strozier, Dirac, and The School of Engineering.
Distance LearningWhether you are Off-Campus or in the Library, the Office of Distance Library Services is here to help!
Social Science, Arts & Humanities Social Science, Arts & Humanities, located on the lower level of Strozier Library, offers resources to facilitate study and research by faculty and graduate students.
STEM Libraries STEM Libraries are a group of librarians and staff that engage STEM scholars across the research, learning, and teaching lifecycles.
Teaching, Learning, & Engagement The TLE team champions the success of the FSU community by leading creative collaborations and providing inclusive spaces and services that enhance teaching, enrich learning, and foster student engagement.
Technology Center The Technology Center offers the use of its facilities and collections to FSU’s students with the goal of supporting classroom assignments, instruction, and the general support of the university's mission. We offer equipment checkout, media help, technology troubleshooting, and appointment or walk-in assistance at all hours Strozier, Dirac, and FAMU-FSU Engineering Libraries are open.

Resource Management and Discovery

Collection Development Collection Development encompasses the ordering, purchasing, and maintenance of the collection of books, videos, electronic resources, cd-roms, microforms, and other media. In addition, we maintain the library's budgets, process invoices, process the Library's continuations (publications we receive on a regular basis), and negotiate with vendors. Development: Supporting the FSU Libraries When you give to the Florida State University Libraries, you support the entire university.
Electronic Resources Management Electronic Resources is responsible for acquiring, maintaining, and providing access to the library's online materials, including research databases, online journals, and ebooks.
Metadata and Discovery Services The Metadata and Discovery Services Department provide accurate and sufficient metadata so that users can find, identify, select, and access library resources.
Monographic Acquisitions The Monographic Acquisitions Department is responsible for the purchasing of books.
Interlibrary LoanIf FSU Libraries doesn't have something available for you directly, Interlibrary Loan can have it delivered, usually within days.

Special Collections and Archives

Heritage & University Archives The mission of Heritage & University Archives is to locate, identify, record, assist in the preservation of, and promote knowledge about the history of Florida State University and its predecessor institutions.

Technology and Digital Scholarship

Office of Digital Research and Scholarship We offer collaborative partnerships and consulting for technology-inflected research in the areas of digital humanities, academic publishing, and instruction. We focus on connecting people to people and providing tools and content for new forms of scholarship.
SystemsThe Systems Department is located on the ground floor of Strozier library. The Department is responsible for maintaining library technology and computers.
Web DevelopmentWebDev maintains the website and other library systems which includes content, accessibility, and UX issues.

About The Florida State University Libraries

The mission of the University Libraries is to support and enhance the learning, teaching, research, and service activities of the Florida State University...