FSU Libraries has two Lulzbot TAZ 6 Printers at the Dirac Science Library. Any FSU students, faculty, or staff interested in creating an object can submit a 3D digital model for printing. The service is currently being offered at no charge to give the FSU community an opportunity to experience and innovate with this emerging technology.
List of Services
Advising First has an academic advisor located in Strozier Library during non-traditional hours in order to serve the advising needs of any Florida State students, especially those students who may be experiencing difficulty getting in to see their assigned advisor during standard office hours. Students can stop by for quick-stop needs, such as questions about courses, schedules, university policies, majors, and a variety of other topics.
Ask a Librarian provides FSU students, faculty, and staff with virtual reference services through live chat and text messaging whenever the library is open.
If you can’t locate an item on the shelf and would like Library staff to search for the material please use the Claimed Returned / Book Search form.
The Library offers media equipment for borrowing such as cameras, laptops, video game consoles, projectors, etc.
If you have returned an item to the Libraries but it is still showing on your account.
Reserve items may be checked out at a library service desk for short-term use in the library.
Part-time and full-time positions at Florida State University Libraries.
Interlibrary Loan (ILL) is a service where a student, faculty, or staff of Florida State University may obtain books or obtain photocopies of articles from other institutions.
Laptops are available on a first-come, first-served basis and may not be reserved or held for individual or group use. Laptops may be borrowed for a 4 hour loan period.
Librarians are available to meet with classes for instruction in the effective use of information resources. Customized library sessions may be requested to introduce classes to the major research tools in specific disciplines, with an emphasis on the use and comparative value of these resources and how they fit into the context of the research process.
Lost and Found items within Strozier & Dirac library are turned into the Library Security Desk.
Report a book as lost to the Libraries.
Multimedia Services are offered at the Strozier Library Main floor - near the Exit and Circulation Desk.
Access to our resources off-campus requires logging into a proxy server. Logging in allows databases to recognize you as a member of FSU and to download and browse articles as needed.
All patrons are responsible for returning library materials on or before the date the material is due. Due dates can be found online by logging into your library account. If there are charges for overdue materials, they may be paid at the Office of Student Financial Services or at the FSUCard Center. FSU faculty, students, and staff may pay library charges online.
Printers are provided on the ground, main, and second floors of Strozier and Dirac Library. Printing requires the use of an FSU card with a positive balance. Page includes visitor instructions for printing.
Request an item be pulled from the subbasement or remote storage for use. (There is a link in the catalog for items in remote storage that fills out a form with the material information).
Log in to your personal account where materials may be renewed on-line. Items may be renewed three times. Some restrictions may apply.
Study spaces are available to individual and groups of students. Please use the room booking form to reserve your study room.
Florida State University offers a variety of tutoring and other academic services.
UBorrow allows you to request materials directly from participating libraries within Florida’s state university and college system. This unmediated borrowing service increases your access to the collections of the other universities and colleges in Florida and delivers faster than standard Interlibrary Loan.
Wireless access is available in most areas of Strozier Library. This service is available to any student, staff, or faculty with a valid FSUID and password.
A satellite for the Reading/Writing Center (RWC) is available at Strozier on the main floor, next to the reference desk. The RWC offers individualized instruction in composition and reading through one-to-one tutoring and small group workshops. Students may make appointments or walk-in for assistance.
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